ATV trails, river rafting and hiking near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Enjoy a round of golf in Oroville near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Visit Okanagan wineries from Osoyoos to Penticon near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Spotted Lake is a tourist attraction near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Wine tasting, resorts, spas and restaurants in Osoyoos near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Fresh fruit stands and local produce in season near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Wineries on the Golden Mile near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Bumper boats at Rattle Snake Canyon Amusement Park near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
Okanagan wineries specialize in ice wines near the Lodge at Palmer Lake
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Summer Activities around the Lodge

In addition to things you can do on The Beach and Lake, here are other fun things to do in the area:

  • ATV trails: 

    There are extensive ATV trails just a few minutes from the lodge.

  • Hiking: 

    Lots of good trail hikes in the area. Here is a list of hikes from the US Forest Service and Tonasket Ranger Station

  • Walking Trails: 

    Check out a couple of great excursions for all ages. We recommend the Similkameen Trail just outside of Oroville.

  • Horseback riding: 

    Trail rides are available at:
    • Wannacut Lake (Claude Newton 509-476-2918)
    • Eden Valley (Robin Stice 509-485-4002)

  • Wineries:

    Over 120 wineries to explore stretching from Osoyoos to the north, with many tours and festivals available. On the Washington side:

  • Brewery: 

    Alpine Brewing Company , check out their summer beergarden events with live entertainment, 821 16th, Oroville, WA 509-476-9662

  • Golf: 

    Here are the 3 closest courses to the lodge:
    • Oroville Golf Club‎ - 3468 Loomis Oroville Rd # A, Oroville, WA‎ - (509) 476-2390‎ (18 miles from the Lodge)
    • Osoyoos Golf & Country Club‎ - 12300 Golf Course Drive RR 4, Osoyoos, BC, Canada‎ - (250) 495-7003‎ (27 miles from the Lodge)
    • Sonora Dunes Golf Course‎ - 1300 Rancher Creek Road RR 6, Osoyoos, BC, Canada‎ - (250) 495-4653‎ (31 miles from the Lodge)

  • Goldpanning: 

    • The Similkameen river that is fed from Palmer Lake is a real hotspot for enthusiasts
    • Rent a pan and shovel at Canyon Creek Ranch, 5310 Hwy 3, Rock Creek BC

  • Fruit Stands:

    • Taste of Summer 33349 Hwy 97 509-322-0011


Fun things to check out in/around Osoyoos:

Rattle Snake Canyon Amusement Park 18 hole Mini Golf Course, Go Kart track Arcade, Bumper Boats, Tumble Whirl, Tornado, Bungee Tree, 35 foot Rock Climbing Wall
Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad Canada's largest Marklin layout, with up to 40 computer controlled trains running through very detailed landscaping with European style towns and houses.
Bike Rentals & Tours Double O Bikes and Sports (250) 495-3312
Molson Ghost Town Museum Museum, pioneer buildings, historic mining equipment, 15 miles east of Oroville
The Windmill Authentic Dutch Windmill. Tea House, tours and gifts. Located on Hwy 3 East
Osoyoos Museum Behind the Burrowing Owl Pub off Main Street, Open 10 to 4 daily
Osoyoos Art Gallery Located on Main Street near Town Hall
Osoyoos Waterslides Located on East Lakeshore Drive
Haynes Point Amphitheatre Hwy 97 South. Natural amphitheatre - Naturalist conducts special programs during summer months
Osoyoos Desert Centre 67-acre nature interpretive facility located 3 km north of Osoyoos. Guided or self-guided tours along the Centre’s 1.5 km boardwalk
Spotted Lake Located on hwy 3 West. A natural phenomenon - epsom salt deposits form large spots or circles on pond. Privately owned, view from outside property