Getting Here

Nelson is centrally located in the West Kootenays with many access points: highways from Revelstoke, the Okanagan, Calgary, Vancouver, and Spokane. There is an airport just a 35 min drive away in Castlegar and another one in Trail, 60 min drive from Nelson.

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DriveBC will provide up-to-date road conditions and maps to guide you to and from your destination.


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