Surrounded by majestic views of the Selkirk and Purcell mountains,the Hotel Ymir
is located in a natural paradise. From a leisurely walk in the forest to mountain
biking, or even paragliding, this beautiful mountain playground offers days of enjoyment
Take a hike along the meandering Salmo river, on the Burlington Northern Railway
Trail. A retired railway converted to a hiking/cycling trail, spanning over 50 km.
Relax and enjoy Nature's wonders every step of the way.
Discover abundant wildlife, mountain lakes, abandoned gold mines and awe inspiring
vistas, as you explore our beautiful mountain playground. The Selkirk Mountains
are home to a wide variety of wildlife. Opportunities to view Super Natural BC's
amazing array of wildlife in their natural habitat abound.You may even find one of
many abandoned gold mines, from the mining boom years, that lay hidden throughout
the mountain range.
Locate a peaceful oasis and spend a serene afternoon amongst that natural beauty
surrounding the Hotel Ymir. Then enjoy a delicious meal and a comfortable room to
complete an amazing day!
From a day riding mountain bike trails, established by local enthusiasts, to an incredible
paragliding experience with Kootenay Paragliding, the natural mountain playground
surrounding the hotel Ymir offers endless possibilities for memorable outdoor experiences.
Drop into a steep mountain bike trail and feel the adrenaline pumping through
your body as you race down the mountainside. Heart stopping thrills await all those
who dare! No guts, no Glory!
A soaring adventure can be had through Kootenay Paragliding. Tandem jumps and paragliding
lessons are available with H P A C certified instructors. See the magnificent beauty
from a bird's eye view! Enjoy the magical sensation of floating through the air
above a natural mountain paradise.
Then come relax and enjoy all the comforts the hotel Ymir country resort has to offer!