From the sunny and tranquil Thompson-Okanagan to the wild and mountainous Kootenay Region, Central BC is an unchartered and breathtakingly beautiful land.
Comprised of the Thompson-Okanagan and the Kootenay region, Central BC is roughly 99,142 km², making it larger than many sovereign states such as Scotland and Ireland. Despite its size, Central BC has a population 9 times smaller than Scotland's population.
Central BC is populated by a rich diversity of landscapes. The region is home to Canada's tallest Rocky Mountain peak and boasts the arid climate of Canada's only desert. This diversity of breathtaking landscape draws visitors from across the globe. From world-class outdoor activities to fine culture and fascinating history, Central BC has it all!