For the best views in the Okanagan Valley, take a hike. At town level, it can sometimes be difficult to fully appreciate the size and beauty of the sparkling lakes, rugged hills and endless vineyards of this area. Here are five great hikes in and around Penticton that showcase the best of the Okanagan Valley.
Giant’s Head, Summerland
Skaha Bluffs, Penticton
Kettle Valley Railway trail, Penticton to Naramata
McIntyre Bluff, Oliver
Rim Trail, Cathedral Provincial Park, Keremeos
Author bio: One half of a Canadian/British couple currently living in Penticton, British Columbia, Gemma is happiest with a paddle in her hand, on the trail or planning the next big adventure. She writes about adventure travel on OffTrackTravel and can also be found on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.