About Lake Country
Surrounded by lakes: Okanagan Lake, Wood Lake, and Kalamalka Lake, as well as nearby Ellison (Duck) Lake and Oyama Lake, the District of Lake Country is one of British Columbia’s best kept secrets. Nestled in the scenic Okanagan Valley between Kelowna and Vernon, Lake Country is part of the fast-growing Okanagan region with a population of more than 150,00. Intersected by Highway 97 and boasting easy air access by the Kelowna International Airport, Lake Country has become a hub of growth and innovation that involves tourism, agriculture, technology, business and the arts.
Lake Country is made up of four neighborhoods: Oyama, Carrs Landing, Winfield and Okanagan Centre. Lake Country is fast becoming one of the most desirable placed to live. Residents enjoy hot summers and temperate winters with boundless opportunities for year-round recreation: from water sports to cycling, golfing, skiing, hiking and much more. Within a one-hour drive of three destination ski resorts and enjoying miles of lake front beaches and parks, Lake Country is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. The vibrant, tight-knit community is also rich in culture, offering extraordinary arts and entertainment, as well as acclaimed fine and casual dining. A place to learn, grow and prosper: Lake Country offers limitless opportunity set in unspoiled natural beauty.