Situated about 4 kilometres from the Canadian-American border, Osoyoos is a popular destination spot for Canadians and Americans. Tourism is a huge part of the town, and each summer its residents see the numbers rise.

Fun on Osoyoos Lake

Osoyoos Lake is the No. 1 draw for tourists, and many residents as well. There are plenty of fun things to do on Osoyoos Lake all summer long, and you don't necessarily need to get wet. There's a fantastic walking trail where you can enjoy the scenery and some geocaching with the kids. Bring your camera and take pictures of all the different flowers nearby.

Osoyoos resort by the water

If you're looking for a place right by the water, Watermark Beach Resort Hotel is an excellent place to enjoy a holiday. You can bring your kids and the dog, as this location by the water will be a perfect family vacation spot. It's close to beaches, dining, shopping, and the marina.

Family fun all summer long

Part of the appeal of going to Osoyoos is to make family memories and perhaps start a new tradition. There are plenty of fun activities all summer long that will be enjoyed by kids and adults alike. After experiencing Osoyoos, you'll want to come back again to continue making memories.

Visit Rattlesnake Canyon while staying at Osoyoos resorts

Not only does it have a cool name, but Rattlesnake Canyon has a lot of cool activities for the entire family. With go-karts, mini-golf, bumper boats, ice cream, and more, it's a great way to spend a hot summer day. If you don't get to everything in one day, come back the next as your ticket doesn't expire.

Osoyoos Desert Model Railroad

When visiting Osoyoos with the kids, you'll definitely want to check out the model railroad. The train museum is open year-round and has 4,000 square feet of fun for you and the kids. The detail you'll find throughout the model railroad is unbelievable, and it was all painted by hand.