Category: Things to Do

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Nelson Public Art

Public Art defines a community as a visual and often physical representation of ideas, artistic tolerances, and civic aspirations. It is a curious thing in many ways, then,…

Mountain Observatory

Mountain Observatory

Have you ever observed a mountain as a living entity? Though we make our homes in these Selkirk Mountains, rarely do we observe and discern our powerful stewards in the light of their dynamic, sometimes…

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Cherry Blossoms in Nelson

Spring is a beautiful season in Nelson, a time when the verdant Nature awakens in the warm valley along the lakeshore and stretches quietly into the upper reaches of the our mountain…

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Streetcar 23

The City of Nelson was a booming frontier settlement in 1899, fuelled by the gold, silver, copper and all the mineral wealth of the area’s successful mines.  The mountains and…

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Old Trucks by the Road

The highways through the Selkirk Mountains often wind their way along remote lake shores and through the valleys and mountain passes where old homesteads, farms, and mining-stakes once…