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Lake Okanagan

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Address: Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
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If you spot Ogopogo, the legendary lake monster said to inhabit these...

If you spot Ogopogo, the legendary lake monster said to inhabit these waters, you'll make headline news, but other than that, you're sure to enjoy all the recreational activities this 82-mile long lake has to offer: swimming, boating, parasailing and all types of water sports.

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US$ 61.21*
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Parasailing in Kelowna and Lake Okanagan
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US$ 94.87*
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Okanagan Flyboard Experience
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Okanagan Valley Wineries and Wine Tasting Tour

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The natural location is stunning, mountains in the background lovely lake. Excellent mountain drive from Vancouver. The town itself is charming as can be. Its a great destination... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The natural location is stunning, mountains in the background lovely lake. Excellent mountain drive from Vancouver. The town itself is charming as can be. Its a great destination and these world travellers will be back for sure.

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

great spot for boating, water skiing, parasailing, or a relaxing day fishing. too beautiful for words.

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kelowna is beautiful and the lake is a big part of the beauty of the town. The lake is really long, so it takes a while to warm up. If you're planning a vacation that involves swimming in the lake, plan on July or August. Those are the warm-water months. The lake has so many fun beaches. My teens like... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In actuality I live near the lake and spend a great deal of time on, at and near the lake from April to end of September so the review I offer really covers family, kids,couples etc. this lake will be a treasure trove for naturalists with its nature reserves, bird watchers , fisherman, water sport enthusiasts, and those who truly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Incredible views which change everyday. Nice to take a stroll along the beach watching the waves roll in. Well marked for swimming in the summer. Clean beach and clean water. Benches to sit on and just enjoy the view.

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're fortunate enough to either own a boat, or have friends with a boat… Being on the water during a hot Okanagan summers day can't be beat. I understand why people who own boats have a lot of extra friends during the summer. The first few moments in the water we're very cold, but you get used to it... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

The lake has been my all time favorite summer activity since childhood. On the way home, our uncle would take the kids for licorice ice cream, and return us to our parents a black sticky mess!! We all loved it. Favorite Beach Gyro!! Have been enjoying the lake every year since the late 1950's

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Spectacular lake with a wider diversity of ways to enjoy it - from boating to swimming, jetskiing, e5tc. If you are stay

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I come here almost everyday, just park and look at the ever changing beauty of a lake that sometimes seems like the sea, other times, calm, colors change. Clean, pristine beaches, vast Vista, mountains all around. Come see. But please, no litter Alberta!

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Kelowna
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Boating, beaching, swimming, golfing, suntanning, enjoying the wines. There is something for everyone in Kelowna and the Okanagan.

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