The Arts Council is an all-volunteer, low-budget organization – founded over 40 years ago to promote arts, culture and heritage sectors of society and to serve in whatever capacity we can in assisting our local artists, musicians, historians, etc.
We have a 6 member active board. We meet the second Thursday every other month, Jan, March, May, Sept, Nov.
We organize Music in the Park, Wednesday night’s July – Aug at the Nakusp Park Gazebo from 6:30pm – 8:00pm. This is a free event, bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and enjoy some amazing entertainment. Sponsored by local grants and businesses.
We also organize the Concert Series in the Fall, Winter and Spring. These are stand alone single performances, sponsored my donations, grants and in-kind donations.
After school youth drama program and other events partnering up with other non-profit organizations.
We welcome all new members any time of the year. Contact us if you would like to become a member, volunteer and help support the Arts Council.
Cut Rite Meats & Deli Ltd. also known as Hoss and Jills, operates a dine in or take out menu. Also great for catering!
Eat in or dine out in the patio area and watch the traffic roll by! Soups, sandwiches, baked goods, Pho all will delight you!
We have operated a law office in Nakusp in the same location since 2002. We aim to provide solid legal services in a friendly, casual but efficient manner.
Please come and see us if you are buying or selling a house or business, planning your estate including wills, Representation Agreements or Powers of Attorney or starting up a business. We try to take the mystery and fear out of dealing with these important matters in your life.
We are also part of the MacIsaac group of law firms, a group of community law firms in BC and Alberta whose focus is on Personal Injury and ICBC claims. We look forward to helping you.
True North Forestry Consulting of Nakusp, BC has been in operation since 1991. We offer a fully integrated range of services including Cutting Permit Development, Timber Assessment and Valuation, and Forest Management including Woodlot Licenses and Community Forest Agreements. We have managed the planning and forest operations for Nakusp and Area Community Forest since 2008.
A creative incubator for locals, an inviting haven for visitors.
Along the placid shores of the West Kootenays’ Upper Arrow Lake, lays the rural village of Nakusp. Every week, the old Nakusp Firehall inspires, nourishes and supports the community by hosting Nakusp’s 50 Mile Year Round Market.
This market focuses on local – very local. In order to support the truly remote food producers and artisans in the area, all vendors are within a 50-mile radius of Nakusp. On offer, everything from fresh produce and apple cider, to handcrafted birdhouses and original works of art – and on market days, hot meals from the repurposed community kitchen.
Studio Connexion is a Fine Arts Gallery in the heart of Nakusp, showcasing local talent and other artists from across Canada. Originally a boutique selling antique reproduction furniture, Studio Connexion evolved into a Fine Art Gallery which hosts a number of art exhibitions each year. It is a cultural space promoting visual art in the Arrow Lakes region and the West Kootenays.
The Leland Hotel is the oldest operating hotel in BC and is an excellent choice for travelers visiting Nakusp, offering a quaint environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. Each room is unique in design. In addition, Leland Hotel offers an on-site restaurant & seasonal patio with a spectacular view, which will help make your Nakusp trip additionally gratifying. There is also an attached Bar which offers a unique experience . And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests. If you like cafes, Leland Hotel is conveniently located near many local shops and attractions.
Hotel phone number: 250-265-4221
Formerly K2 Rotor Lodge
LIFE IS FULL OF SURPRISES
At The Lodge at Arrow Lakes, they are all great.
Whether your idea of fun is quiet sunset reflections or late night beverages in the bar, The Lodge at Arrow Lakes is more than happy to accommodate. Tucked away in the town of Nakusp, British Columbia, the lodge is away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. And that’s why it’s great. That and the scenery, food, drinks and social life. On the drive-up-kick-back scale, we rank #1.
Whether you’re weary or full of wanderlust, we are centrally located, with comfortable rooms to return to at the end of each day.
Founded in January 2018 in Nakusp, BC Koots Roots Yoga quickly gathered momentum among locals and tourists alike who are happy to have access to regular classes in this humble little village nestled in the mountains. The quaint studio located on the second floor of the Old Fire Hall is beautifully decorated and comfortably accommodates a large group of students.
Yoga is the art of getting out of your own way.
It’s about getting quiet and finding that place inside of you that knows peace, connection and kindness and then letting it ripple through you and out into all of your relationships.
Nakusp is a vibrant rural community, where diverse economic activity exists in harmony with the natural environment and encourages healthy lifestyles.
formerly Peoples Pharmacy
At the core of PharmaChoice is our belief that local businesses are the foundation of a strong community. Today, this commitment is stronger than ever.
We exist to celebrate the independence of more than 800 locations across Canada. So when you choose PharmaChoice, you are supporting local businesses in your community. Each location is unique and tailored to the community it serves. With the support of the PharmaChoice team, your independent owners and operators are united in a promise to always provide you with the best Advice for Life.
School District 10 Arrow Lakes serves the communities of north Slocan Lake and the Arrow Lakes with schools and programs in Nakusp, Edgewood, Burton and New Denver.
Our innovative approach to learning and the beautiful mountain settings that surround these communities, provide our students with unique learning experiences that gain praise in our province and beyond. We are well-recognized for innovation in place-conscious learning, environmental education, and for creatively personalizing learning experiences for our students.
Programs and services in SD 10 include Online Learning, Student Support, Aboriginal Education, Safe Schools, Technology as a tool for learning, Skills Training, Outdoor Education, and an International Student Program.
Welcome to Arrow and Slocan Lakes Community Services.
We help open the door to lifelong success. Working together with you to build a vibrant and thriving community.
We support people, from newborns to seniors with innovative programs and services that respond to what is important to them.
The Arrow Lakes Historical Society has extensive archive material for the Arrow Lakes and Trout Lake regions of BC, Canada.
We can help you do any area research, including all the towns on the Arrow Lakes and the Lardeau, Trout Lake, Ferguson, and Camborne.