The Similkameen Valley is located on BC Highway 3 from the Allison Pass to the Richter Pass. It has just recently been on the radar as wineries are producing some of the province’s best wines. With its carved out landscapes from the Cascade Mountains by the Similkameen River, this area offers a diverse atmosphere for vineyards, which has been proving year after year its benefits. Not to mention, the Similkameen Valley was just recently names by enRoute Magazine as “one of the world’s 5 best wine regions you’ve never heard of”.
With local fruit stands lining the Highway and tons of wineries to explore, be sure to plan a trip to the Similkameen Valley, or stop on your way to your next destination.