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Sports, Recreation & Nature

Pristine Canadian lakes and wetlands, ideal for outdoor adventure enthusiasts
A vacation is a precious time everyone looks forward to. At Crystal Waters Guest Ranch we offer outdoor adventure enthusiasts a diverse range of summer and winter activities. We offer something special for everyone. So if you're not an angler or a wrangler or just want to do something different you can...

  • Enjoy the crystal clear waters by Crystal Lake Guest Ranch rich with wildlife and natural beautyenjoy the crystal clear waters of Crystal Lake which is just a few steps away from your cabin: swimming, canoeing, kayaking, fishing
  • explore the great wilderness around Crystal Waters ranch: hiking, mountain biking, crosscountry skiing, snowshoeing
  • experience the wetlands and their wildlife: “Ducks Unlimited” is the world's leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation. The Rayfield River Wetlands Project right here on the ranch, is home to numerous species of waterfowl and wildlife.
  • explore the surrounding area: visit a Rodeo, Wells Gray Park, the Williams Lake Stampede, the Kamloops Heritage events or Sun Peaks Ski Resort.
  • just rest & relax, in a deck chair and overlooking Crystal Lake or spending some sweat in the sauna with direct access to the lake.

Wanna see real cowboys and cowgirls in action? Join us for the Interlakes Rodeo!

Just a 10min drive away from the ranch, the BCRA Rodeo has been held annually since 1990 on the first weekend in August, drawing neighbors, family and friends from far and wide. This event is a highlight for the year bringing with it a great source of entertainment to community members, International visitors and tourists who frequent this resort area every year. The rodeo provides a place for local equestrian community members to compete.

Since the rodeo grounds were built, they have been used by local equestrians and will continue to be used for events such as fun days, gymkhanas, livestock shows, cattle events.

Looking for a special way to explore the Cariboo? Hit the trails on an ATV!

Select Image to viewBy booking a tour with "Cariboo ATV Tours" which is just 5 minutes down the road, you can discover the magnificent forests of British Columbia on spacious, natural ATV Trails! During a break you can enjoy the remote lakes and scenic views. There's the right tour for every taste - they concentrate on your wishes. From a calm and pleasant, to a more turbulent tour with steep mountains and knee-deep mud holes.

Rest and relax by the lake at Crystal Waters guest Ranch in the heart of British Columbia
    just relax and take it easy!