Riondel is a relaxing little town with a strong community spirit.

Riondel is a relaxing little town with a strong community spirit. — Bruce Scott photo

A vista shot of the Creston Valley
East Kootenay, Creston, West Kootenay, Riondel, Entertainment and Hospitality, Tourism

A new brand of tourism: Creston Valley-Kootenay Lake Route

A new tourism brand has surfaced that unites the Creston Valley and the Kootenay Lake area to create a collective campaign for the ages.

Wayne Stetski, MP for Kootenay Columbia, at his office in Cranbrook, B.C.
East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Golden, Creston, West Kootenay, Nelson, Riondel, Salmo, Kootenay Influencers

Stetski on year one as MP

Wayne Stetski, MP for Kootenay-Columbia, believes in non-partisanship and working collaboratively to make a better Canada.

The board of directors for the Regional District of Central Kootenay consists of one representative from each of 11 electoral areas and nine municipalities.
Creston, Castlegar, Kaslo, Nakusp, Nelson, New Denver, Riondel, Salmo

50 years of RDCK

Central Kootenay has a 50-year history of co-operation between the municipalities and the electoral districts.

Gina Medhurst is the owner of Kootenay Forge.

Gina Medhurst

Gina and Cory Medhurst succeed at the unique challenge of running a 21st century blacksmith shop.

RV driving by beautiful lake
Kootenay BizBlog, Castlegar, Christina Lake, Kaslo, Nelson, Riondel, Tourism

Travelers visiting the International Selkirk Loop report spending over $4,860,500.00

The survey asked thousands of travelers a variety of questions that provide valuable information to the member communities and businesses of the Loop.

Home near Nelson reflecting in the water of Kootenay Lake.
Kootenay Homes, Cranbrook, Fernie, Invermere, Nelson, Revelstoke, Riondel, Real Estate

Luxury homes on the market in the Kootenays

High-end houses currently for sale include a lakeside estate in Nelson.

Riondel Daze celebrations

The little community that could

The small community of Riondel seems absolutely tranquil, but a dedicated group of volunteers is busy keeping everything up to date.

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