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Lake Okanagan

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-469-8500
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Okanagan Craft Distillery and Brewery Bike Tour
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If you spot Ogopogo, the legendary lake monster said to inhabit these waters, you'll make headline news, but other than that, you're sure to enjoy all the recreational activities this 82-mile long lake has to offer: swimming, boating, parasailing and all types of water sports.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“water sports” (46 reviews)
“water skiing” (13 reviews)
“clean water” (9 reviews)
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Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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+1 250-469-8500
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"water sports"
in 46 reviews
"water skiing"
in 13 reviews
"clean water"
in 9 reviews
"surrounded by mountains"
in 9 reviews
"sandy beaches"
in 18 reviews
"paddle boarding"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 14 reviews
"jet ski"
in 9 reviews
"both sides"
in 8 reviews
"gyro beach"
in 15 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 14 reviews
"boat rentals"
in 8 reviews
"west kelowna"
in 13 reviews
"west side"
in 9 reviews
"city park"
in 13 reviews
"wine country"
in 8 reviews
"vernon"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Driving from Vernon to Kelowna, you are sure to see Okanagan Lake and Kalamalka Lake Plan a trip to camp in one the provincial campsites, rent a boat or just drive through for the most wonderfully- colored lake water you may see in a long...More

Thank Sarah R
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is another beautiful lake in a land full of beautiful lakes. This one is large with the highway running the whole length of its western shore. A very attractive place to visit.

Thank mjc404
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very beautiful lake to visit. Whether it’s going to the beach or boating. Can get very busy but it makes for a great day with friends or family.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This lake is huge that whatever water-based activity you want you can find it somewhere. It runs from Penticton in the South to Vernon in the North. It’s about 135 km long.

Thank Quarm
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While Vernon and Penticton have connections to Lake Okanagan, Kelowna, situated near the middle of the lake, is truly the heart and "capital" of it. It's a large lake, with many very happy boaters using it during the season. There are many parks, natural and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great day relaxing at this beautiful lake on a hot May afternoon. Great place, easy to park nearby

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of Canada’s premier lakes. What can’t you do - boat, swim, water ski, picnic, watch bocce, stroll the promenade.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love lake Okanagan. It's beautiful, has so much to do with great restaurants and of course, is surrounded by all the excellent wineries. This is such an awesome summer destination!

Thank m0ements
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The views of Lake Okanagan are stunning from the beaches of Kelowna. With a number of surrounding food and beverage places to explore and also the opportunity of ice cream, this makes out for a great attraction. The views of the lake are perfect for...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Always has been a beautiful Lake. Nice and warm in the summertime good for swimming.. clean and apparently not suffering from the blue green algae of Alberta Lakes... lots of easy access....

Thank Glenn B
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dougfalkenhagen
3 February 2017|
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Response from Sue F | Reviewed this property |
I suggest Yellow Lake, south of |Penticton BC
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riojjacob
25 July 2016|
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Response from Dave S | Reviewed this property |
Yes as long as you know to go to shore when and if whitecaps occur.
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