Silverton Resort has plenty to do, both right at the Resort and in the nearby area.
Pick the type of holiday that you are seeking, whether it is relaxing on the beach, visiting the quaint mountain towns of New Denver, Kaslo and Nelson or heading into the mountains for mild to extreme outdoor adventure.


  • Excellent swimming beach
  • Playground for kids
  • Fishing
  • Grocery store within walking distance
  • Great restaurants nearby


Area Activities


  • Hiking/ walking – Galena Trail, Valhalla Provincial Park, Kokanee Glacier Park, Idaho Peak, Goat Range Provincial Park
  • Mountain biking – hundreds of local trails
  • Road biking – steep grades and stunning scenery
  • Windsurfing / sailing
  • Canoeing/ kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Hot springs
  • Visiting nearby towns – New Denver (5 mins away), Kaslo (1/2 hour) and Nelson (1hr)



  • Legendary backcountry skiing in the Valhallas
  • Cross-country skiing – local trails
  • Downhill skiing -Summit Lake Ski Hill, Whitewater Resort (Nelson), Red Resort (Rossland)
  • Snowshoeing
  • Tobogganing
  • Hot Springs
  • Legendary backcountry skiing in the Valhallas


Other noteworthy activities and events

  • May Days – May long weekend. Various activities for all ages, including bike races, bocce tournament, fishing derby, kid’s races, games and much more.
  • Slocan Valley Garden Tour – Early July. Visit local gardens.
  • Hills Garlic Festival – 2nd Sunday in September at Centennial Park. Local artisans, food, produce, and entertainment.
  • Nikkei Centre – Historical Japanese Internment Museum, New Denver.
  • The Silvery Slocan Museum, New Denver.
  • The Sandon Historic Museum.
  • The Galena Trail – Old CPR rail line converted into a walking, hiking and biking trail.
  • Hot springs – Nakusp, Halcyon, Ainsworth