Shop Local in the West Kootenay

Here’s a list of local businesses worth supporting in the West Kootenay

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Support West Kootenay businesses by shopping locally.

West Kootenay residents are looking to support small businesses. The ability to shop local brings a multitude of benefits: convenience, a boost to our local economy, better and more personalized customer service.

We’ve compiled a list of local businesses worth recognizing in the West Kootenay. We’ve organized the catalog by city first and then arranged each location into three categories: Retail, Takeout / Delivery and Services.

Have you had a good Shop Local experience? Please fill out this form and help us recognize and continue to support these deserving small businesses.

We also have a Shop Local in the East Kootenay list of businesses.

Show your support for local businesses online by using the #ShopLocal, #KootenayStrong and #ThinkLocalFirst hashtags.

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Shop Local in Nelson:

See our compiled a list of retail, takeout, delivery and professional service businesses that you can support in Nelson

Shop Local in Castlegar:

See our compiled a list of retail, takeout, delivery and professional service businesses that you can support in Castlegar

Shop Local in Trail:

See our compiled a list of retail, takeout, delivery and professional service businesses that you can support in Trail

Shop Local in Revelstoke:

See our compiled a list of retail, takeout, delivery and professional service businesses that you can support in Revelstoke

Shop Local in Grand Forks:

Retail stores in Grand Forks:

The Board Room Cafe: Games and puzzles available for purchase. Updates on The Board Room Cafe website

Avalon Gardens and Gifts: Plant and flower shop and home and garden decor. Updates on Avalon Gardens and Gifts Facebook page

Rilkoff General Store: Grocery store. Updates on Rilkoff General Store Facebook page

Takeout / Delivery restaurants in Grand Forks: 

Tastie Treat: Burger restaurant. Updates on Tastie Treat Facebook page

Needed Bread Bakery: Updates on Needed Bread Bakery Facebook page

Service businesses in Grand Forks: 

Battrick and sons Locksmithing: Appointments available at 250-442-8667.

Shop Local in Rossland: 

Retail stores in Rossland: 

Powderhound Sports: Ski shop. Updates on Powderhound Sports website

Takeout / Delivery restaurants in Rossland: 

Alkeme Foods: Online artisanal gluten free bakery. Updates on Alkeme Foods website

Service businesses in Rossland: 

Business Reach Marketing & Social Media: Social media management services for small businesses in the Kootenays. Updates on Business Reach Marketing website

Consider It Done Virtual Assistant Services: Support solutions to businesses and busy individuals. Updates on Consider it Done website

Better Life Fitness: Gym. Updates on Better Life Fitness website

Shop Local in Kaslo: 

Takeout / Delivery restaurants in Rossland:

Kaslo Sourdough Pasta: Pasta Fermentata is a delicious, easy-to-digest, and highly nutritious alternative to regular wheat pasta. Updates on Kaslo Sourdough Pasta website

Service businesses in Rossland: 

Johnson's Landing Retreat Center: Updates on Johnson's Landing Retreat Center website

Shop Local in Fruitvale: 

Retail stores in Fruitvale: 

Liberty Foods: Supermarket. Updates on Liberty Foods website

Shop Local in Slocan: 

Service businesses in Slocan:

All-Around Septic Services Ltd.: Septic system service. Updates on All-Around Septic Services Ltd. website.

Shop Local in New Denver:

Retail stores in New Denver:

Rutabaga's Whole Foods: Grocery store. 

Shop Local in Salmo:

Takeout / Delivery restaurants in Slocan:

Erie Creek Brewing Company: Brewery. Updates on Erie Creek Brewing Company Facebook page.

Shop Local in Ainsworth:

Retail stores in Ainsworth:

Woodbury Resort & Marina: Updates on Woodbury Resort & Marina website.

Is your business missing from our Shop Local list?

Local business owners in the West Kootenay, if you don’t see your business included on this page and you are currently in operation, please fill out this form

Kyle Born

Kyle Born is a writer for Kootenay Business and his initials match that of the magazine—it must be fate that brought them together. View all of Kyle Born’s articles

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