Author: Jordan Fraser

Jordan Fraser is the Digital Marketing Specialist at Tourism Kamloops and runs the local hiking blog Hike Kamloops. When she’s not out exploring the trails, Jordan can be found paddling nearby lakes or enjoying the local food scene.

5 Reasons To Be Out of Office

September 13, 2021

Let the beauty of crowd free fall commence. Families are back to school and work; now it's your turn to let loose and spend those vacation days while it's still nice, but without the summertime crowds and noise. So, finish your work week, send your last email, and turn on your out of office automatic replies. All roads lead to Kamloops for fall escapes whether you’re looking for unfamiliar flavours, wide-open spaces in grasslands, or spending quality time with your fur-baby.
Through the eyes of kids, Kamloops has countless epic adventures, natural playgrounds, and ideal family picnic spots. While hiking with kids can sometimes be challenging, exploring together as a family will store in their memory bank for a long time. Here are 5 family-friendly hikes, perfect for kids 3-7 years old, to check off the ol list. 
There's nothing quite like the feeling of reeling in a worthy Kamloops Rainbow Trout. With new fishing docks being fin-stalled province-wide by the Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC, now everyone - from avid anglers who want to quickly drop a line, to new anglers who don’t have access to a boat - will be able to brag about their trophy catches on more lakes.

Kamloops Holiday Gift Guide

December 3, 2020

While many aspects of the holidays are different this year, some long standing traditions live on, such as home decorating and gift giving. As you plan to treat those you are thankful for, consider shopping local this year.
Kamloops is home to unique, geographical landscapes including sagebrush, grasslands, and hoodoos. Hike to see hoodoos formed by volcanic rock or go for a scenic drive to view silt bluffs from a glacial lake. Here are 3 spots where you can see the ancient formations around Kamloops.
Now is not the time to travel and we must all do our part to stay home to flatten the curve. While you can't travel to Kamloops today, we've highlighted seven digital experiences for you to enjoy at home. We hope you find inspiration for future travel and when it's safe to do so, Kamloops will be ready to welcome you.