There's so much to see and do in and around Nelson. Our glorious natural surroundings make the perfect outdoor playground, while our eclectic art, music and culture scene can keep you busy every night of the week.
With our newly-renovated year-round recreation complex and a host of well-maintained city parks, Nelson has what you need to make your visit a truly memorable experience.
The Leisure Guide is your fitness roadmap for programs and services in Nelson offered through the Regional District of Central Kootenay.
The Nelson & District Community Complex is a busy, client focused, multi activity, inclusive welcoming Community Centre. Stay active with a full gym/weight room, studio, ice arena, lap pool, leisure pool, hot tub, sauna and steam room.
All aboard! Take a ride back in time on the fully restored Streetcar #23, once part of the Nelson Street Railway that served the city from 1925 to 1949. Savour the views of the West Arm of Kootenay Lake as you meander along its shore to beautiful Lakeside Park.
Take tours of the city, and Memorial Park Cemetery.