Fairmont Host Springs is an internationally recognized destination resort with a host of activities to keep the visitor occupied. Fairmont also offers tranquillity and peace, along with safety and a quality of life that is not easily found in today’s world. Besides being a sought after resort with a host of activities, Fairmont also happens to be one of the major retirement and holiday destinations. It is located at the northernmost end of Columbia Lake, about 81 miles north of Cranbrook.
It boasts Canada’s largest all natural hot mineral and spring water pool complexes. You must visit and take a dip here to enjoy its therapeutic benefits. The water is very soothing and does not have any sulphur content. Besides this, Fairmont also boasts an 18-hole champion golf course. It has some great family restaurants and fine dining rooms. There are also hiking trails, horseback riding, besides other sports on offer here. During the winter months, there are a host of snow-based activities, besides skiing and snowboarding. There is also a heli-sightseeing trip that will take you to see the Delphine Glacier past precipitous rock faces and tumbling icefalls and is guaranteed to thrill people of all ages.
Another outstanding feature is a 3 to 5 day kayaking trip down the Columbia River, which lets you take in a wide array of wildlife, besides some breath-taking scenery. Head to Columbia Lake, one of the pre-eminent wind surfing spots of the continent and try your hand at harnessing the wind across the lake. If fishing is your weakness, head to the Whiteswan lake Provincial Park and Alces Lake, which are well stocked with rainbow trout.
Fairmont Host Springs has a host of activities to celebrate Canada Day on July 1st. You can try rock climbing, head to the dunk tank, get your face painted and take part in a three-legged race. There is also a Winter Wings Fire and Ice Festival where you can experience different mediums of art.
Depending on the activities you want to enjoy, you can choose to visit the place in winter or summer or any other time of the year, as it is a four-season resort. The hot springs can be enjoyed throughout the year.
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