Things to See & Do
Artisans of Crawford Bay
We are a group of talented craftspeople who all work in Crawford Bay – come visit our working studios and watch us ply our trades and view our wares.
Barefoot Handweaving Handweaving Studio/Gallery
Circle of Friends Artisan Shoppe
Circle of Friends showcases over 20 local artisans in Riondel and on the east shore of Kootenay Lake.
Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area – Kootenay Columbia Discovery Centre
This wetland in the beautiful Creston Valley is home to over 300 species of birds, 57 species of mammals and 29 species of fish, reptiles and amphibians.
Eastshore Freshwater Habitat Society
Dedicated to enhancing and preserving habitat on the east shore.
North Woven Broom
Watch traditional handcrafted brooms being made and see a shop full of styles that are functional as well as beautiful.
Reconnect! Rejuvenate! Relax! Rediscover! at your 1910 historic royal estate. Once the home to Senior Commander James Mathew Harrison and Lady Caroline Wedgwood (heir to the Wedgwood China Dynasty) you can now make this your personal retreat.
Arrowsmith Gallery is located on beautiful Kootenay Lake. The gallery was started in 2003 by artist Karen Arrowsmith to display original watercolors.
Creston Valley Arts Council
We believe that art and culture defines the identity of a community and is the basis of social, economic and environmental sustainability,
Forge & Furnace Gallery
As one of the “Artisans of Crawford Bay” buildings, we provide a unique experience for visitors from around the globe.
KVR Kootenay Virtual Reality
We offer guided virtual reality experiences that are safe and enjoyable for all ages and skill levels.