Coldstream Real Estate & Homes For Sale
Located at the North end of Kalamalka Lake, the District of Coldstream is officially a part of the Greater Vernon region. Although most of the geography here comprises of forests and farms, Coldstream is very close to the cosmopolitan city of Vernon. Most of the properties on sale have large tracts of land or gorgeous gardens attached. If you enjoy living amidst nature, you’ll love staying here.
Coldstream Homes For Sale
Coldstream is situated in the lap of the Okanagan Valley and has many scenic natural spots to its name. The Rim Rocks Trail and Baldy Butte hiking trail are perfect for a run or a bike ride. If you’re willing to travel a little further, you come to the breathtakingly beautiful Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park and Protected Area. You can see varied flora and fauna here. Even the Allan Brooks Nature Centre is just a 17-minute drive away. The Morphet dog Park in the centre of town is the best dog park in Coldstream. Other parks like Stenquist Park, Coldstream Park and Creekside Park are perfect for taking your kids out for play. The closest beach to Coldstream is Kirkland Beach. You can rent a boat and go fishing with the family. If you enjoy skiing, be sure to make a weekend visit to the Silver Star Mountain Resort just 20 miles away. Golfing enthusiasts will enjoy staying at Coldstream. The Coldstream Golf Course, Highlands Golf Short-Game Excellence and Hillview Golf Course are all a stone’s throw away from the town center. History lovers can enjoy their weekends at the Mackie Lake House Foundation just five miles away. This museum has numerous artifacts and documents that are a must-see. If you enjoy shopping, head to Vernon’s Polson Place Mall. Once done, you can grab dinner at one of the many local eateries and then catch a late-night show at the Galaxy Cinemas Vernon.
Coldstream is a family-friendly locality where you can find schools for children K-12. The Koala Bear Daycare Centre is great for preschoolers. Coldstream Elementary, Kidston Elementary School, Nugget Cave, Kalamalka Secondary and International Student Program School District 22 are worth considering for older children. The Okanagan College - Vernon Campus is the nearest college to Coldstream. People who want to attend flight school can enroll at King Eddys Landing Field.
The District of Coldstream has several medical centres that serve the region. Physicians for You is a neighbourhood clinic, the iRecover Okanagan is a reputed drug recovery centre here, and Dr. D John Way is the local physiotherapist. You also have the Soul Harmony Counselling Inc nearby. Vernon Veterinary Clinic is the closest animal care hospital to Coldstream.
The Vernon Regional Transit System serves the district of Coldstream. The bus number is Route 1, and it starts from Downtown Vernon and goes all the way down to Kalamalka.