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See the Kalamalka Lake
Kalamalka Lake is located adjacent to Vernon, in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia. It is known for its beautiful green colour and is a popular destination for visitors. At different times of the year the colour can range from cyan to indigo, sometimes in different spots on the same day. The colour of the water comes from light scattering caused by the precipitation of calcite. There are a variety of accommodations that are lakeside or enjoy a beautiful view of this gorgeous lake. Look for more rentals for Kalamalka Lake in Vernon.
Kalamalka Lake has many great beaches. Kal beach and Cosens Bay Beach are two of the most popular beaches along the shores of the lake. Other beaches include Jade Bay Beach, Juniper Bay Beach, Kekuli Bay Beach, Kirkland Park Beach and Kaloya Regional Park Beach. Alongside Kalamalka Lake you will find two provincial parks: Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park and Kekuli Bay Provincial Park. Vacation rentals are a common form of accommodation in the area.
Beaching, boating, hiking and other outdoor recreational activities are popular in the area. In neighbouring Vernon, there are a variety of restaurants, stores, boutiques and attractions that will add to your Kalamalka Lake vacation. Vernon attractions include Allan Brooks Nature Centre, Atlantis Waterslides, Davison Orchards, Historic O'Keefe Ranch, Motoplex Speedway and Okanagan Science Centre. If you rent a vacation rental, condo rental or cabin along Kalamalka Lake you are in close proximity to all of the area's attractions. Plus, less than an hour away is Kelowna, BC, the Okanagan's biggest city with even more attractions, shopping, and restaurant options.
Imagine waking up to the soft blue and green colours of one of the world's most beautiful lakes, all from the comfort of a vacation rental such as a lakefront cabin or home. Or, grilling hot dogs and hamburgers on the grill of your accommodations while the kids play at the beach, only steps away. When you choose lodging along Kalamalka Lake, you can experience a fantastic beach vacation in the heart of British Columbia. Vacation rentals and condo rentals are also available in the adjacent town of Vernon, BC. read less