Foothills Real Estate & Homes For Sale
Considered to be one of the most premium neighbourhoods in the city of Vernon, the Foothills is an enchanting place to reside in. The community is situated at the foothills of the Silver Star Mountain, and the homes available for purchase are nestled away amidst the wooded hills. Living in the Vernon Foothills is like living in paradise. The sheer natural beauty of the hills is like an oasis to the soul. With single-family dwellings, duplex and bungalows up for grabs, you’ll find the right home in a matter of days.
Foothills Homes For Sale
The Foothills is located very close to some of Vernon’s best trekking spots, like the Grey Canal Trail Foothills, BX Creek & Falls Trail and the Silverstar Grey Canal Trail. The Silver Star Provincial Park is relatively close-by, around 13 miles away; so too is the Silver Star Mountain Resort, which is renowned across the Okanagan Valley for its winter sports amenities. The Cedar Falls Campground and Swan Lake RV Park & Campground are also a short drive away from the Vernon Foothills. This will allow you to plan a weekend getaway with the family with ease. The Foothills is near three of Vernon’s best golf courses – the Vernon Golf & Country Club, Hillview Golf Course and Spallumcheen Golf & Country Club. You can become a member here and play at your leisure. The neighbourhood is also about six miles away from the Splashdown Vernon water park, which is sure to be a favourite with the children. Art, architecture and history enthusiasts have a treat awaiting them. The Historic O'Keefe Ranch is just ten miles away and makes for a great day trip. The Foothills is also located very close to some of Vernon’s top malls, like the SmartCentres Vernon, Village Green Shopping Centre and Bright Angel Farm. You can shop here and follow it up with dinner in the city.
The locality around the Foothills has many excellent schools for children from grades K-12. For kindergartners, the As We Grow Preschool is the best. BX Elementary School, Harwood Elementary School and Silver Star Elementary School are great for elementary students. The Pleasant Valley Christian Academy, Vernon Christian School and St. James School are ideal for older kids. Both the Okanagan College - Vernon Campus and the Okanagan College - Vernon Aerospace Campus are located very close to the Foothills neighbourhood.
North Okanagan Medical Clinic is the main medical provider in the Vernon Foothills. Other healthcare centres include BX Medical, BX Massage Therapy, Coleman Smith Chinese Medicine, Siwoski Dental and Family First Optometry. The Creekside Animal Clinic LTD and Crescent Falls Veterinary Hospital are two very reputed animal care centers.
The Vernon Foothills neighbourhood is very well developed. There are numerous lanes for pedestrians, bikers and vehicle users. Bus connectivity is also great. The neighbourhood is very well connected to the rest of the city.