Welcome to your Balfour & District - Business & Historic Association

Nestled along the shores of Kootenay Lake,

Balfour is a small but vibrant community, offering multitudes of opportunities for the avid hiker, biker, golfer, boater and fisherman.

Fine dining, great pub food and delicious baked goods will satisfy any craving.

Test your skills and play a round or two at our golf courses; the stunning views of the mountains and lake are the icing on the cake.

We have a variety of accommodations to offer you, from hotels to campgrounds, that will surely bring you back time and time again.

Come stay and play in Balfour, B.C.!

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May '16


Summer Employment Opportunities!

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DO YOU LOVE LIVING AND PLAYING ON KOOTENAY LAKE? HAVE A LOT OF LOCAL KNOWLEDGE? ENJOY TALKING TO PEOPLE? Then this might be the job for you! Ride aboard the Osprey 2000 as the Kootenay Lake Ferry Ambassador, and talk to tourists about our beautiful area and all the wonderful things there are to do… Read more »

Jan '16


Friends of Kootenay Lake

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Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society Look How We Have Grown! We are pleased to announce that after 3.5 years of service the Friends of Kootenay Lake has become an official society. Under the diligent facilitation of Claire de la Salle, the hard work of our active Steering Committee and the hundreds of dedicated members… Read more »