Revelstoke is a majestic mountain town and a 4 season recreation and activity paradise. Tour the Revelstoke Hydro-Dam or golf with a view at the Revelstoke Golf Course for 18 holes along the magnificent Columbia River. Walk or run along the Green Belt -a paved walking path beside the river. There are many bike paths right on our doorstep. In the summer, Williamson’s Lake is a piece of paradise and is a great place to take a dip.
The Revelstoke Mountain Resort is only 7 km from McCarty House Inn - B & B and boasts excellent powder skiing with the largest vertical drop in North America, the 4th largest in the world. Heli and Cat Skiing and groomed trails for nordic skiing and snowmobiles are available, as well as excellent snow-shoeing and cross country skiing! Everything is nearby.
Revelstoke and Glacier National Parks are right on our doorstep and offer plenty of opportunities to hike, climb and mountain bike, as well as alpine meadows and wildlife. You can drive up to the top of Mt Revelstoke and take a free shuttle to all the trails. It's a photographer's dream!
Revelstoke’s downtown offers many great coffee houses, bakeries, restaurants, pubs, night clubs and shops. Visit the local galleries of the many local artisans. Tours are available at the local Mt Begbie brewery – which brews delicious local craft beer. Rent a bike from the bike shops downtown and ride around the Heritage neighbourhoods. The Farmer’s Market runs every Saturday starting in April to the Labour Day weekend in September in the Grizzly Plaza and is just two blocks away. Music plays in the grandstand in the Grizzly Plaza nightly during the summer.
Revelstoke is situated on the Columbia River between the Selkirk and Monashee Mountain Ranges in beautiful British Columbia on the Trans-Canada highway. It’s about 5 hours west of Calgary, Alberta (415 kms) and 7 hours east of Vancouver BC (640 kms). The nearest airport is in Kelowna, BC (198 km).
The McCarty House Inn - B & B is located on MacKenzie Avenue, Revelstoke’s main street, just a few steps from restaurants, shopping and nightly entertainment. Terry and Bob will be happy to give you restaurant recommendations based upon your preferences and to help you plan out your Revelstoke vacation!
McCarty House Inn - B&B