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Red Mountain - Rossland Summer Vacation - Deals on Lodging and Activities

Red Mountain Near Rossland

 

Tucked high in the Monashee Mountains, nestled in the crater of an ancient volcano, Rossland is Canada’s Alpine City. Hilly streets and great views make this a natural destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Many travelers and vacationers come here, fall under the spell of the mountains, and become mountain bikers, hikers, campers, whitewater rafters, and outdoor adventurers of every sort.

Mountain Biking Captial of Canada

Rossland is home to numerous hiking, biking, and horseback riding trails. Rossland is known as the mountain biking capital of Canada. Just 1.8 miles (3 kms) from downtown Rossland, Red Resort's Silverlode chair carries mountain bikers to the top of the trail system. Red Resort offers fully licensed day care, restaurants, equipment rentals, and lockers. Red Resort and its surroundings offer comprehensive activity programs, such as riding down Red Resort's exciting new mountain bike trail system, golf packages at the gorgeous golf courses of the Kootenay region, and much more. Before you plan your trip, read about Rossland's history.

Things to Do

Rossland has a population of under 4,000 people with no traffic lights or sprawling malls. What the town does offer is great lodging, shopping, and outdoor activities. Summer vacation and holiday fun includes fishing, kayaking, hiking, guided adventures, biking, horseback riding, white water rafting, an indoor aquatic center, countless miles of scenic cross country trails, new people to meet and of course, great cuisine to enjoy. The area's eight golf courses will delight and challenge every golf enthusiast. Read more summer things to do in the area and start planning a trip today.

The town has a surprising number of excellent restaurants and pubs to choose from making this the dining mecca of the Kootenays. The diverse variety of fine culinary and dining experiences ranging from simple to elegant will satisfy any taste and budget. As for lodging and accommodations, Rossland offers everything from bed and breakfast inns, hotels, motels and vacation rentals to cheap hostels, camping, and RV parks. Be sure to use the discount coupons on this site for great deals, discounts and savings on your next Rossland holiday or vacation.

Getting Here

The Rossland and Red Resort area is easily accessible, located halfway between Vancouver and Calgary on Highway 3B, just 6 kilometres (6.75 miles) north of the United States border. The resort’s proximity to the highway means that there is no scary access road! The drive from Spokane International Airport to Red Resort is an easy and scenic 2.5 hours travel along principal highways, with no mountain passes to overcome. The Castlegar Municipal Airport is only 30 minutes from Red Resort. Castlegar is serviced by Air Canada Jazz with daily flights from Calgary and Vancouver. Transportation to and from any of the airports is available from a variety of discount car rental companies and shuttle services.

Mountain Vacation Discounts

Scenic Red Resort and Rossland, Canada has it all. For deals, discounts, and savings on hotels, guided tours, outdoor adventures, fishing, family funm and more, click on the coupon categories and get the free coupons to save money. Make the Red Resort and Rossland Canada area your top vacation destination of choice.

Photo Courtesy of Rossland Chamber of Commerce