Thompson Okanagan RVing stories

Check out the RVing opportunities in Thompson Okanagan

The Thompson Okanagan region is bursting with activity. Whether you are interested in winery tours, sightseeing, culture or heritage, RVers are destined to have a blast RVing in the Thompson Okanagan.

Treat yourself to at least one premium alfresco dinner a year––Joy Road Catering at God’s Mountain Estate is a good place to start.
Thompson Okanagan

Experience glorious food atop God’s Mountain Estate on B.C.’s Naramata Bench

Joy Road Catering’s weekly Sunday alfresco vineyard dinners are served at the pinnacle of God’s Mountain Estate. 
A woman drinking coffee outside a Merritt, B.C. cafe.
Merritt

The festivals and flavours of Merritt, B.C.

Country Music Capital of Canada–Merritt, B.C.–has unique flavours and experiences to offer each of its visitors. 

A winery in Osoyoos
Osoyoos

Osoyoos fruit stands and markets–and where to find them

Osoyoos, B.C., in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, is renowned for its fresh fruit, its delicious vegetables and its farm-to-plate mentality. Here are some of Osoyoos’ best flavours.

Cabin at Summerhill adds a touch of the old to the modern winery.
Kelowna

Kelowna wineries are a feast for the eyes and taste buds

Be seduced by the wines of Kelowna as knowledgeable hosts and award-winning winemakers pour their wines and share their stories in this special part of British Columbia.

Osoyoos lake
Osoyoos

Outdoor recreation thrives in Osoyoos

Home to the warmest lake in Canada, Osoyoos is a treasure for RVing families.

An elevated view from the tee at Hole 17 on the Princeton Golf Course.
Thompson Okanagan

Why not combine driving with driving?

 Princeton Golf Club, a challenging 18-hole course with stunning elevation changes, is a comfortable two-hour drive from Hope and less from Penticton and Merritt. 

Nk'Mip Canyon Desert Golf Course
Osoyoos

What’s not to love about desert golf and local vineyards?

Between Osoyoos and Oliver there are four golf courses tucked into the Tuscan-like geography of arid vineyard-covered hills. A round of golf while the sun warms the fairway and a cool wine cellar in the afternoon seem like a perfect day. 

A small boy pets a donkey
Kelowna

Havin’ fun on the farm in Kelowna

Visitors to Arion Therapeutic Farm in Kelowna, B.C., get to pet and learn about animals through interactive, educational tours

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Osoyoos

Osoyoos treasures

Osoyoos is the southern gateway to B.C.’s wine country, and it offers much more to interest and entertain visitors.

Nk'Mip Cellars Winery and Vineyard in Osoyoos, B.C.
Osoyoos

Head to the “Bottomland” for top-shelf wines

Nk'Mip Cellars Winery and Vineyard in Osoyoos, B.C., is a historic, memorable place to visit on your way through wine country

Ron Rocher is speaking to his tour guests, who are seated at tables at Backyard Farm Chef's Table.
Osoyoos

Vine to Wine

Sommelier Ron Rocher and his wife, Jill Lawson, opened Vine to Wine Tours in 2014.

Lucy and the Lucky Four perform at Lorenzo’s Cafe north of Vernon in Enderby, B.C.
Vernon

Vernon, B.C., is the place to be to see three venues deemed worthy

Hum the sounds of summer from a downtown Vernon park, record store and Greek cafe in the woods

Music in the Park
Osoyoos

What do an Osoyoos creek, park and garden all have in common?

Osoyoos, B.C., offers a bevy of outdoor concerts to enjoy this summer

Aerial view of Cottonwood Cove RV Resort.
Salmon Arm

Create a lifetime of memories at Cottonwood Cove on Shuswap Lake

On the north shore of the south-west end of Shuswap Lake, you will find a sandy shoreline with a natural secluded cove where Cottonwood Cove RV Resort has been built. 

by Stephen White
Voyageur paddlers on the Shuswap.
Vernon

A sense of place: paddling the Shuswap for chinook salmon

Slow down, way down—dip your paddle in the Shuswap river and experience the chinook salmon run from a Voyageur Canoe point of view. 

Rockin River Musicfest in Merritt, B.C.
Merritt

Top 5 reasons to attend the Rockin’ River Musicfest in Merritt, B.C.

Held each year in August, the Rockin' River Musicfest is one of the most famous annual events in B.C.


RV-friendly businesses near Thompson Okanagan