Construction and fine woodworking
You will find us in the small town of Nakusp, in the heart of British Columbia, in a newly constructed state of the art shop. With wood chips flying and sandpaper racing we create almost anything you can imagine, and we love a challenge.
Joseph Hughes started this company in 2012 because of his love for sculpting, finished woodworks and the carving capabilities of his CNC machine. Working from home means he is never far from his three young children and wife who usually come along on the road trips to deliver signs or attend trade shows. The Droid’s Chisel really is a family business.
We strive to provide the best in handmade, unique and custom-made woodworking solutions for around the home. Our specific focus is on high-quality end-grain cutting boards made from locally sourced, FSC-certified sustainable lumber. At AMC naturals, we strive to provide the highest quality organic personal care items as well as fine and functional woodworking solutions for the kitchen and bathroom.
The stunning vistas of this beautiful place have inspired my art in the form of photographs taken from my travels around the local countryside as well as from the many hours spent enjoying and caring for the family farm and gardens with my best friend and soul mate Ken by my side…
Our Timber frame and Log buildings have a unique character. Often using natural curves, and character wood, we take pride in adding flair to your home. Trained in traditional European joinery, we strive to produce the finest quality at an affordable price. With a fully equipped cabinet shop, we offer solid wood staircases, kitchens, flooring, solid wood doors and windows, all locally made and at a competitive price.
Modern, above ground suite in a newer home. Private entrance. Bright and airy with mountain views and private balcony. Fully equipped kitchen. Full bathroom with tub/shower combo. Combined living area and bedroom. TV with Roku and Netflix, complimentary wifi. 3 blocks to downtown, boat launch, and waterfront walkway. Onsite parking. In garage motorcycle or bicycle parking available upon request. Coffee, tea, hot chocolate provided along with creamer, sugar, bottled water, etc.
Crescent Bay Construction is your one-stop trucking and automotive shop. We offer welding services and fabrication, road building and snowplowing service, septic and irrigation services, and lowbed and dump truck services. We also sell parts and accessor
It’s never easy planning a burial or cremation. That’s why so many families choose Valley Funeral Home to help with final arrangements. They know that our burial, cremation and memorial services honor the traditions and cultural needs of the families of Nakusp, BC. We are here to help you every step of the way. It’s as simple or complex as that.
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.
Dragon’s Loft is a second-storey walk-up with a lake view that’s perched over Tale of the Dragon folk pottery studio.
Although seconds away from the town’s main street, Broadway, the studio is quiet and private, with its own well-lit entrance.
The comfort queen bed with luxury linens and the fully-equipped kitchenette are designed to make you feel at home. At Dragon’s Loft, we use organic, hypoallergenic cleaners and detergents so you’ll have a sparkling clean space for your stay.
Casa Mandala “house of life” is a self-contained guesthouse with two private entrances, a full eat-in kitchen, four-piece bath, suite and separate bedroom each with a queen-sized bed. We also offer a third single bedroom to accommodate one extra guest.
Enjoy a beautiful view of Arrow Lake from the flower-filled front deck, just a “stone’s throw” away from Nakusp’s lovely waterfront path and gardens. A convenient downtown location allows easy access to stores, restaurants, cafes, movie theater/video rentals and beach.
A perfect year-round vacation spot! Perched on a rocky bluff above Upper Arrow Lake, the Hot Springs Cottage offers panoramic lake views, and breath-taking vistas of Mount Odin and the surrounding peaks. Enjoy the hot springs water from the renowned Halcyon Hot Springs (with its lithium content) in your own private above ground swimming pool, and hot tub. Enjoy cooking, dining, and relaxing in the open concept kitchen, dining room, and living room. Satellite TV, a DVD player with movie selections, some books and games are available for your entertainment. 2 + 1 bedrooms (see rates), full bath, en suite; sleeps 6 comfortably (up to 8 in total). No pet policy! Located close to Halcyon Hot Springs resort (with public pools, spa, and restaurant), and 34 km to Nakusp with shopping, restaurants and 9 hole golf course. Revelstoke, approximately 1.5 hours away, also offers shopping, restaurants, and is known for excellent skiing, heli skiing and snow mobilling. Surrounding areas provide many hiking and fishing opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast. You may find, though, that you never want to leave the cottage, as it truly provides a year-round relaxing experience all on its own! It has been called a “hidden gem.” Families welcome. Not suitable for very young children, but a perfect place to connect as a family. No parties please. Year round weekly special. Book seven days for the price of six!
formerly known as Hotsprings Escape (1 km from Halycon Hot Springs)
Treat yourself and soak in private hotsprings, your own oasis with a view. Two rentals to choose from. Have a large gathering? book them both.
Our hot springs water comes from a natural spring in the mountain above the cottage and chalet. It is directly piped from the mountain springs into our hot tubs which means it is 100% natural hot spring water always refreshed with no chlorine to give you all the benefits of a hot spring can offer. Hotsprings benefits your health, skin and is a natural exfoliate for your skin because of the minerals.
formerly Kootenay Sufferfest Society
- To assist the local/regional community and its stakeholders in producing community events.
- To be a resource and leader in the advocacy, development, and promotion of adaptive sport and recreation.
The Nakusp Centennial Golf Course is nine holes on grass greens, located just two minutes southeast of Nakusp on Hwy #6. The course is 2610 yards, par 34 and a slope rating of 107.
The Club House also offers “Fairway Cafe.” Being licensed, it’s a great place to relax after playing nine holes.
Stay for a while and take in the great views from our deck and enjoy the hospitality & atmosphere only a small town can provide.
Before you tee off, check out our on-site pro shop.
Club & power cart rentals are available along with a practice green, as well as the Little Summit Driving Range, located right next to the golf course.
No Reservations are required but guests can call ahead, it’s your choice.
The Arrow Lakes Arts Council was formed in 1977 to promote an interchange of educational and cultural endeavors between local and outside artists, both professional and amateur, as well as a variety of other community-related efforts, for Nakusp and the Arrow Lakes region.
The ALFA Guild is a non-profit association comprised of area artists and community members of the Arrow Lakes district.
The goal of the Arrow Lakes Fine Arts Guild Society is to provide the optimum exhibition space for the visual arts in the West Kootenays and beyond for the established and emerging artists showcasing the highest quality works for those areas.
The purpose of the Society are to foster and promote the visual arts in the area of the Arrow Lakes, to provide a venue for artists to exhibit their works, and to provide similar and related services as determined by the membership.