Festive Feels in Harrison Hot Springs

 In Harrison Beach Hotel Blog

Please note, due to COVID-19 and the recommendations from Public Health, Lights by the Lake has been postponed.

While this winter may look and feel a little different, Harrison Hot Springs offers a number outdoor, socially-distant activities that are perfect for the whole-family.

Image Courtesy of Tourism Harrison
Image Courtesy of Tourism Harrison

Hit the Slopes

Located a mere 50-minutes from Harrison Hot Springs, Sasquatch Mountain Resort offers more than 205 acres of skiable terrain, 36 runs, and 1,192 feet of vertical rise. The area has four lifts – one quad chair, one triple chair, one double chair, and a beginner carpet. The resort features night skiing and tubing as well as 13 kilometres of trails for snowshoeing or cross-country skiing.

Images Courtesy of Sasquatch Mountain Resort
Images Courtesy of Sasquatch Mountain Resort

Explore the Village’s Quaint Shops

Find unique gifts and souvenirs at a host of charming shops located in Harrison Hot Springs, all within walking distance of Harrison Beach Hotel.

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Image Courtesy of Tourism Harrison

BLUE DANDELION GIFTS & COLLECTIBLES

This small gift shop offers a large variety of curated gifts featuring clothing, jewelry, bath and body products, home décor, children’s toys, books, quilts and so much more.

Image Courtesy of Harrison Tourism
Image Courtesy of Harrison Tourism

ROCKY MOUNTAIN CHOCOLATE FACTORY

With over 300 varieties of handmade chocolates and confections. You can choose from a variety of over 30 caramel and candy apples as well as 20 flavours of fudge.

Canwest
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CANWEST ART GALLERY ON THE LAKE

Indulge your senses as you enter this unique Gallery. Spend a few minutes, or a few hours while you take in our gorgeous Harrison Lake view.

Lights by the Lake

Each winter, the village of Harrison Hot Springs transforms the lakefront promenade into a magical world of lights. Lights by the Lake highlights the villages longstanding history of the elusive Sasquatch, passed down by the Sta’sailes Nation and features a large display of local wildlife. The promenade is fully paved, making it accessible for all.

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Image Courtesy of Tourism Harrison

Starlight Synthetic Rink

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Image Courtesy of Tourism Harrison

Bring your skates or rent some from the concession and enjoy our outdoor rink by the lake. The Starlight Skating Rink is open daily, access to the rink is free but there is a small charge for skate rentals. Rentals are available from 2:00-9:00 PM.

Christmas Tree Trail

Image Courtesy of Tourism Harrison
Image Courtesy of Tourism Harrison

Enhance your Holiday and stop into one of the cafes or restaurants for your favourite seasonal beverage, such as a peppermint mocha, to take with you as you enjoy the light display. Or pick up a guide to see all the Christmas Tree displays in Harrison.

We must keep in mind that this Winter vacation and travel will be different this year. We are not leaving COVID-19 behind, and we need to continue to do our part to protect the progress we’ve made. We want to thank our guests for adhering to the health and safety protocols in place. We look forward to welcoming you to Harrison Beach Hotel when the time is right.