Kootenay Rockies & Columbia Valley
Hot Springs & Pools
Fairmont Hot Springs & Pools
Crystal clear and all natural, the mineral hot springs in BC at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort are a legendary attraction. Located at the Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, these pools are privately operated and open year round. There are two pools – a cool pool and a hot pool. There are diving boards, ample change areas and an outdoor sun deck for sunbathing after your dip. Over 1.5 million gallons of mineral-rich BC hot spring waters flow through the pools daily, and at night the pools are drained, scrubbed, and refilled by morning.
Kimberley Aquatic Centre
The Kimberley Aquatic Centre, located in town, boasts some great water facilities including a 25 metre 5-lane lap pool, leisure pool, and competition diving boards. Water features include the lazy river, T-cup spray and vortex. There is also a hot tub, steam room and pool side viewing terrace. Catering for all the family, there is an integrated tots pool, ramped access and family changing rooms.
Panorama Springs Pools
Panorama Springs Pools, Canada's largest slopeside hot pools, is a great place to spend a summer day in the Upper Village. The kids will love the waterpark with two waterslides and a splash pad. The Toby Pool in the Lower Village is open year round. Pools are accessible to all guests of the Resort, that includes you too!
Radium Hot Springs
Radium Hot Springs is Canada's largest mineral springs pool. It features a shallow lounging area which is perfect for children. It's spectacular mountain setting and sheer rock wall creates a natural shield that rises above the pool. The 25 metre long cool pool offers a diving board and sliders for a bit of splish and splash. Stroll through the building and read about the natural history of the pool or grab an ince cream cone or coffee at the restaurant cafe. Open year round. Approx cost $6.50 per adult, $5.50 per child.
Pools & Waterslides in Fernie
Fernie Aquatic Centre, located in town, features a six lane competition pool with diving board. For a little fun, they also offer waterslides, tarzan swing, family pool with spray fountains as well as a hot tub and steam room.