Visitor Centre photos provided by Terry Flamond
The Nakusp & District Chamber of Commerce operates a Visitor Centre in downtown Nakusp located at 92-6th Avenue NW - - two blocks north of the Arrow Lakes and offers a view of Saddle Mountain peak.
In front of the Visitor Centre is the wheel of the Minto Paddlewheel and beside the building you will find the steam controls and whistle, which sounds every day at noon during the summer.
Staff at the Visitor Centre provide a wealth of information on the Nakusp and Arrow Lakes area, as well as all regions of the province. Local information includes regional, paddling and trail maps, accommodations, events, dining, stores and services.
The Visitor Centre also offers souvenir items and business services including fax, internet access and printing/copying services.
Contact the Visitor Centre at 250-265-4234, toll-free at 1-800-909-8819, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions about Nakusp and the Arrow Lakes or would like information sent to you.
Visitor Centre hours: 9am to 5pm, Tues-Sat. Closed for lunch from 1-2.