Where are you coming from?
Airports & Shuttle
Most of our guests travel to Nelson by flying into Spokane, WA, and taking the Baldface Luxury Shuttle or renting a car at the airport. If traveling within Canada, we recommend flying to Kelowna or Cranbrook and renting a car. Due to weather cancellations during the winter months, we don’t advise flying into Castlegar (which is the closest regional airport 25 minutes from Nelson). More Shuttle Info…
Borders & Customs
If you are coming from the US, it is very important to understand the process of entering Canada. When you cross the border into Canada, you will need your passport. The immigration officers will inquire about your personal history, the purpose of your visit, and what you are bringing across the border with you. Continue Reading…
Nelson is a 3 ½ hour drive north of Spokane, Washington. As one of the hippest towns in BC, it’s been rated Canada’s #1 small-town community. Be sure to hit our local mountain, Whitewater Ski Resort, an easy 20-minute drive from town. Visit the Kootenay Lake Travel Site for more information. For recommendations on where to go and what to do while you’re in the area, please Continue Reading…