THE AREA - Draft In Progress (01.06.2017)

Location     Region     Climate     History     Culture     Future

Location - The Okanagan Valley stretches from it's southernmost city Osoyoos, northwards to the Shuswap communities, approximately 200km long and 20km wide.
Region -
 
Climate - Given it's unique positioning between the Cascade and Columbia mountain ranges, the Okagnagan Valley lies in a rain shadow that sees a very low annual average rainfall. Spring is often _________. In summer it heats up, average temperatures reaching between 30* and 40* degrees in July and August. The intensity of summer is brushed away by light, breezy, warm winds. Winter ushers in a dusty desert paradise, typically seeing blue skies sitting between averages of -10 *C to 5*C.
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A four seasons destination offering a multitude of activities for everyone to enjoy!
      - Hiking, climbing, cycling, snowshoeing, skiiing, snowboarding, all-terrain-vehicles, 4x4 vehicles, snowmobiling, ice-saililng, bird watching, and everything else in between.

FRUIT STANDS

COVERT FARMS      http://covertfarms.ca/#organicfarmandwinery

BIG HORN FRUIT STAND (WALKING DISTANCE)

OTHER FRUIT STAND (WALKING DISTANCE)

WINERIES & DINING

PAINTED ROCK

SILVER SAGE

LIQUIDITY

STONEHOUSE

OTHER FRUIT STAND (WALKING DISTANCE)

RECREATION

MACINTYRE BLUFF

OLIVER MOUNTAIN - THE RADIO TOWER

KVR TRAILS - 20 KM STRETCH ALONG THE WEST SIDE OF VASEUX LAKE

     (ACCESSED BY BOAT OR VIA OKANAGAN FALLS)

NATURE

     Flora & Fauna

SILVER SAGEBRUSH aasdasd

CACTUS

JACKPINE

OTHER FRUIT STAND (WALKING DISTANCE)

     Wildlife