Shopping in Kamloops offers a wide variety of experiences, unique, locally-owned stores, and retail chains. This holiday shopping hit list provides some top spots to help you find the perfect gift.
Give the gift of an experience from one of Kamloops' many attractions. Purchase the skier/snowboarder a day pass at Harper Mountain or Sun Peaks Resort, or a VIP Wildlife Experience at the BC Wildlife Park for the animal lover.
Downtown Kamloops is home to several eclectic, boutique local shops. Get the pair of shoes they have been eyeing up at Red Wing Shoes & Big Boot Inn or a Matt & Nat bag from Jardines Domaine. Don't forget Far & Wide on 4th Ave for their unique local artisan items.
Quench their thirst by filling a growler with their favourite beer at 1 of Kamloops' 5 breweries. Pick up a bottle of sparkling or red wine from 1 of 4 local wineries, or a bottle of cider at Woodward Cider Co., the only craft cidery in Kamloops.
Have someone who likes the outdoors? Visit Surplus Herby's on the North Shore or True Outdoors for new camping and fishing gear. The local bike shops are sure to have something the avid mountain biker would appreciate - new bike gloves, helmet, or a bike jersey.
Located off Highway 1 uptown, Aberdeen Mall is home to 50+ national retail chains. Pick out a new yoga mat at Lululemon or essential oils from Saje for the wellness lover on your list. If you're searching for the sports fanatic, grab a jersey of their favourite NHL or NBA team from Jersey City.