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British Columbia is a province made up of diverse geography, including mountain ranges, ocean shores, lakes and rivers, a plains region in the northern interior and a desert region at the province’s southern border.
The coastal region along the Pacific Ocean is home to whale watching, vacation cruises and salmon fishing. The southern interior, referred to as the Okanagan Valley, is home to over 150 wineries in a region that unquestionably rivals California’s Napa Valley.
Throughout British Columbia, there is a commitment to conservation, education and scientific study that serves to protect a highly celebrated parks system promoting outdoor recreation and healthy lifestyles. The province is home to world renowned ski resorts, surfing, hiking and golf courses. The recreational opportunities bring energy to the culture of hospitality.
Award-winning golf experiences await, evidenced by global recognition. In 2017, IAGTO recognized British Columbia as the Best Golf Destination in North America.
In 2008, Golf Digest chose Tobiano in Kamloops British Columbia as the Best New Course in Canada.
Many factors conspire favorably to make British Columbia the most popular golf destination in Canada. Layouts designed by Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Les Furber, Thomas McBroom and Graham Cooke encompass spectacular scenery.
The primary travel hub is Vancouver, host city for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. A brisk 90-minute drive from downtown Vancouver to the fabulous Whistler resort community provides year-round recreation. Whistler was a prominent host site for skiing events during the Olympic Games, yet summertime activities abound in nature’s playground.
A leisurely ferry ride from Vancouver lands tourists in the provincial capital city of Victoria, where historic attractions and outdoor living are embraced by both locals and visitors. The quality of golf course, blessed with a climate that often enables year-round play, cannot be underestimated.
Currency exchange rates favour visitors, providing outstanding economic value for the tourist dollar.