Okanagan North Real Estate & Homes For Sale
The District of Okanagan North comprises of the communities of Vernon, Armstrong, Lumby, Cherryville, Spallumcheen, Coldstream, Enderby, Silver Star, Grindrod and a small number of electoral areas. Vernon city is the oldest and most well-developed city in the Okanagan North region. Okanagan North is situated between the Okanagan Valley and Shuswap Lake. It boasts of breathtaking scenic beauty in the form of lakes, woods, valleys, creeks, trails, orchards and farms. The homes available on sale here comprise of single-family dwellings, apartments, townhouses and heritage homes. One of the most sought-after regions by home buyers, the Okanagan North, makes for a delightful residence. Its natural serenity, coupled with the cosmopolitan nature of the communities, make Okanagan North perfect for the young and the old.
Okanagan North Homes For Sale
The Okanagan North District is home to some of the Valley’s most spectacular nature reserves, trails and hiking spots. The Kekuli Bay Provincial Park, Ellison Park Upper Trailhead, Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park and Protected Area, Nature Reserve Swan Lake and Silverstar Grey Canal Trail all call the Okanagan North a home. Even the Silver Star Mountain Resort – which is renowned globally for its winter sports amenities – is situated here. You and your family will never be wanting for recreation when you live in this region. Apart from the mountains and woods, Okanagan North plays host to multiple beaches. Some of the best water bodies in the Okanagan Valley – for example, Killiney Beach, Kin Beach, Pixie Beach and Lakeshore Beach – are all here. Okanagan North is a wine country, and you can also find numerous vineyards to visit. These wineries host tastings and walking tours every day. Be sure to visit Domaine Triboulet, Intrigue Wines, 50th Parallel Estate Winery and Eternal Eliquid. If you’re a golfer, you’ll adore the Okanagan North District. The Lumby Golf Club, Spallumcheen Golf & Country Club, Royal York Golf Course, Vernon Golf & Country Club and more are situated here. The Okanagan North is the centre for arts, culture and retail. You’ll find numerous museums, art galleries, science centers and shopping complexes with both local and international brands here. They make weekends extremely exciting, and you can take a drive out into town and take in the sights and sounds of the bustling city.
The Okanagan North boasts of an excellent schooling system. Some of the noteworthy schools here are - Little Miracles Preschool & Kindergarten, Alexis Park Elementary, Mission Hill Elementary School, Vernon Secondary School, St. James School and Vernon Christian School. The Okanagan College has numerous campuses across the Okanagan North District. Each of these campuses offers a variety of courses, from psychology to aerospace.
Okanagan North is at the forefront of healthcare and wellness. Noteworthy hospitals and clinics here are Vernon Downtown Primary Care Centre, Mainstreet Medical, Sterling Centre Clinic and Vernon Jubilee Hospital. The Okanagan North region is also famous for the veterinary care it offers. Vernon Veterinary Clinic, Central Animal Hospital and Creekside Animal Clinic LTD offer excellent service.
The British Columbia Bus Transit System serves the North Okanagan District. The region has been well-developed, and you have multiple walking and bike paths here that you can use.