Your Oliver Bucket List
Check out these awesome things to do in Oliver and the surrounding area!
Oliver is within a 30 minute scenic drive of Penticton, Okanagan Falls, Osoyoos and the Orville Washington USA border crossing!
Keremeos, Summerland, Peachland and Kelowna are less than 75 minutes away!
Wine & Food
There are over 50 wineries within a comfortable 30 minute drive of the Flaming Squirrel Guest House. Many of these wineries have full service restaurant facilities or may offer an outdoor patio with panoramic views on which to enjoy a glass or two of award winning Okanagan Wines.
Hiking & Biking
Oliver boasts spectacular hiking, biking and various fitness events for all levels of experience. There are several large events hosted in Oliver each year including the Half Corked Marathon, the Gran Fondo and the Freakin Farmer. As well as the brand new Super League Canada Triathlon will be held in nearby Penticton.
Nature & Wildlife
Situated at the tip of the Sonoran desert, Oliver is home to many endangered species and some of Canada’s most diverse species. The local wetlands, grasslands, forests and mountain meadows provide ideal nesting and resting habitat for birds that make this their permanent home, or just a stopover during migration season.
Sun & Sand
Tuc El Nuit lake in Oliver has a small family friendly beach area for your enjoyment. Lakes in nearby Osoyoos, Okanagan Falls and Penticton provide numerous water sport activities and ample sandy beaches for your relaxation and enjoyment.
If Golf is your thing- there are several choices available to you both in Oliver and the nearby surrounding areas. Fairview Mountain, St Andrews, Nk Mip Canyon Desert, and Twin Lakes are the closest- with other Golf courses available in and around Osoyoos and Penticton!
The Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory is internationally known for science and technology research and development related to radio astronomy. The Observatory site is open for self-guided tours year round,
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Your Oliver Vacation Rental Accommodation
Let the Flaming Squirrel Guest House be your comfortable home base while you are visiting the South Okanagan!
Gaze at the stars twinkling in the night sky while you relax on the deck with your favorite beverage. Let the ‘symphony of frogs’ lull you to sleep after your fun in the sun day. Relax in this non smoking, pet free, 1 bedroom air-conditioned apartment with private entrance. Enjoy a comfortable queen bed, a fully equipped kitchen, eating area, & living room with a double size sofa bed. Have your morning coffee on the upper deck and watch the hummingbirds swoop and dive while you enjoy the gorgeous sweeping view of Meyers Flats Provincial Park. Grill your dinner on the BBQ on your own private outdoor patio area.
Self catered breakfast items are provided to start off your stay.
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