Blossoms are better in a small town, beaches are best in a small town, and biking is great along the quiet country roads of a
small town full of orchards & vineyards.
Welcome to Summerland, located between Kelowna & Penticton and across the lake from Naramata.
Summerland is cherished for its natural beauty and small town atmosphere. Farmers markets, car shows, parades, festivals and sporting events are the perfect opportunities to stroll downtown and catch up with friends, new and old. The Okanagan Valley's "Finest Main Street" is the place to be for quaint shops & welcoming restaurants.
Summerland is defined by an absence of traffic & crowds. With a strong sense of community and friendly welcoming locals, it is a place where agriculture is the primary industry, and tourism a close cousin.
Summerland's meandering country roads call out for long walks, jogging or bike rides bounded by orchards, vineyards, farms and roadside stands.
Its time… to own your place in the Okanagan!
Some of the Lake's best beaches are here in Summerland.
They are family friendly and not crowded.
Other recreation amenities include a waterfront tennis club, a hockey arena & curling club, 2 golf courses, aquatic center, walking paths and biking trails.
The biking and hiking trail upgrades planned or underway are impressive! From the Fir Brigade Trail, to the lakeside Bike trail already complete, to the family bike trail to Garnet Lake Recreation Area, and the Trans Canada Trail,
Summerland is a hub of all season recreation options.
Hunters Hill News: From Our Blog Page
Summerland Solar Project attains 6 million dollar funding
Integrated Solar Project
Breaking News! Summerland has received $6,000,000 in grant funding from the Federal Gas Tax Fund in support of the municipality’s Integrated Solar project. Click here to read the full news release.
The District of Summerland wishes to become a leader in the utilization of renewable energy to create economic benefits for the community and will, through the efficient generation and use of solar energy, advance this goal.
We look forward to learning more from Mayor and Council, but meantime, CONGRATULATIONS!
Recent Economic News looking very positive in the Okanagan.
Our own Hunters Hill: 68 Single Family Lots in Summerland
Summerland Residential Solar Project $6million Announcement
New Private School to open in Summerland with 200 room dorm for International Students
Okanagan Specialty Fruits: International markets from Summerland
Area 27 Racetrack Sold Out
Economic Diversification Canada: Tech In the Okanagan on the rise
Hotel Sector on the build out with increase
Largest Canabis Facility in BC planned for the Okanagan
Recreation Opportunities in the spotlight
Kelowna Mayor Colin Basran says it best:
“Even with all the growth we’ve experienced in recent years, we remain a diverse, small-business economy that is adept at changing with the times.”