Recent Valley News

Mosquito Control Program Feasibility Study and Referendum for a Portion of Electoral Area H - A Mosquito Control Feasibility Study has been completed for a Portion of Area H as a result of two related petitions submitted to the RDCK and the ensuing Board resolution #515/17. The potential area being studied includes the area north of … Continue reading
Travelling the West Kootenay’s Silvery Slocan Circle Route - Crystal clear lakes, towering mountains, hot springs, and charming small towns with cozy coffee shops wait for you on the Silvery Slocan Circle Route. Travelling through Nelson, Kaslo, New Denver and the Slocan Valley, you trace a loop back in … Continue reading
Slocan Trail Head Improvement Project- - On July 9, Daniel Scott, Trail Specialist with RSTBC along with members of the Slocan Valley Historical Trail Society made a presentation to Council of the Village of Slocan about future development possibilities of the Slocan portion of the Rail Trail. … Continue reading


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    Goat Creek Ranch

    Est.1977 Mixed Farming. Breeding purebred Cleveland Bay horses, listed as critically endangered. Standing purebred CB stallion CHOLDERTON CHIRON, ...

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    Slocan Village

    Founded by Frank Fletcher of Nelson in 1892, Slocan City was the smallest incorporated city in the British Commonwealth, perhaps in the world. In ...

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