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snowshoeing

From mid-December to end of March, the hills in Kamloops are blanketed in snow that provides dozens of trailheads to snowshoe uplands forests and open spaces. Pack a thermos of hot chocolate and make a day out of it or break a snowy trail in an afternoon under bluebird skies. Trust us, there are plenty of areas to trek through!

 

Kenna Cartwright Nature Park

Over 40 km of trails for every experience level that offer panoramic views of the City and Kamloops Lake.

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Peterson Creek Nature Park

Similar to Kenna Cartwright trails, Peterson Creek Trails are located in the heart of the city, explore a waterfall and plenty of trails with some climbing involved.

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Lac Le Jeune Provincial Park

Explore the diverse trails around Lac Le Jeune that was once a well-used ski hill. The area still offers some great trails to explore snowshoeing but make sure you carry a map as they are not well marked. 

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McConnell Lake

Enjoy a day out at McConnell Lake on the short loop around the lake or veer off onto some other trails for a different perspective. Dog-friendly and accessible to any age makes these trails a rewarding day out for anyone. 

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Bush Lake

This dog-friendly trail is easily accessible and a well marked. It's perfect for a quick snowshoe and bonus it's free!

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Stake Lake

With over 13 km of snowshoe trails that range in difficulty, Stake Lake is located only 25 km south of Kamloops. A great family-friendly destination for anyone that loves sunshine and great snow, with their dogs, welcome on some trails. Please visit www.overlanderskiclub.com for rates, a map of trails and rentals available.

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Harper Mountain

Upload on the chairlift or snowshoe your way to the top to enjoy panoramic views of the Thompson Valley atop Harper Mountain. Snowshoe your way down back to the lodge to enjoy a cozy place to warm up by the fire. Rentals are available on-site.

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Sun Peaks

Explore the extensive snowshoe trail system at Sun Peaks Resort! Either connect with one of many snowshoe tours or venture out on your own. Along with your snowshoe day trail pass and snowshoe rental, you will receive a complimentary trail map and an interpretive guide booklet.

 


Snowshoe Guided Tours

ACT Adventure Tours will guide you through the Stake Lake trail weaving through trees and around Stake Lake.

Evening Tour

3 Hours / $60 per person
Mon - Fri at 5:30 pm

The Evening Tour includes hot dinner, hot drink and cookies. Minimum 2 people per tour. Self-driven or transportation is available from Kamloops at $10/person. Snowshoes Rental Included. Ask us about our family and group pricing. 

Weekend Tour

3 Hours / $60 per person
Sat - Sun

The Weekend Tour tour includes hot soup, hot drink and cookies. Minimum 2 people per tour. Self-driven or transportation is available from Kamloops at $10/person. Snowshoes Rental Included. Ask us about our family and group pricing. 


Snowshoe Rentals

 

Runners Sole 

$15/day, $20/2 days

True Outdoors 

$20/day, $40/weekend

Overlander Ski Club

$10 for Stake Lake, $20 for off-site

Spoke Bike N’Ski 

$25/day

Harper Mountain

$12-15/day (Based on age)

Sun Peaks Resort 

$15-20/day (Based on age)

 


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