Vernon BC is located at the North End of the Okanagan Valley. The city has a population of 40,000. We are located four hours from the West coast and thirty minutes from an International airport. The Okanagan and Kalamalka lakes are a big part of our region. We have a top ski resort, Silver Star, thirty minutes from town center. Predator Ridge and The Rise golf courses are of world class. The city has been known to host large slow pitch tournaments, BC Winter Games, Cross Country World Cup events. For those wanting an active lifestyle, Vernon is a great choice.
The people of Vernon are caring and progressive. Agriculture and a healthy lifestyle are important to our citizens. As one of the fastest growing cities in BC, economic development is important to the region. For more information, contact the Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Vernon.