Get Outside

Get Out

An Outdoor Playground

Connect with family and friends and enjoy the outdoors in Greater Trail. This Community in Bloom and Home of  Champions community is engaging in every season and there is so much to see and do.  We are located in BC's Lower Columbia region where outdoor recreation opportunities abound.

Located near the boat lauch at Gyro Park, the Trail SK8 Park offers 13 features including a large bowl, rails and half pipes. Grab your board and friends and enjoy this great amenity overlooking the Columbia River.
Gyro Park (near the boat launch)
1090 Charles Lakes Drive
More info here
Trail Skate Park

Hit the links at the gorgeous Birchbank Rossland - Trail Country Club.  Enjoy the beautiful views of the Columbia River at this 18-hole course.  After your round, enjoy the fully licensed bistro for one of their daily specials.  Looking to book a special event?  Contact the bistro manager at 250-693-5451.  View the other golf courses in the area here.
Birchbank Golf Course

Columbia River fishing is easily accessible in Trail and offers exceptional Walleye, Kokanee, Bull, Gerrard and Rainbow Trout fishing.  Enthusiasts can learn more about our world-class sport fishing at Boaters can launch at the Gyro Park Boat Launch (no fee).  View the boat launch location on map.
Fishing Columbia River

Trail is just minutes from world-class skiing at Red Resort in Rossland BC.  Outdoor lovers will also find a vast network of cross-country skiing and snowshoeing trails in the area.
Skiing at Red Mountain

Simply walk the bridges and enjoy a stroll over the beautiful and scenic Columbia River Skywalk.  Once across continue along the banks of the Columbia River to the Victoria Street Bridge and complete this quick and easy river walk loop. This bridge is part of the Trans Canada Trail's Society's Great Trail and is also bike, stroller, scooter and wheelchair friendly.
Columbia River Skywalk

Take the family out for a mountain bike or hiking adventure on some of the best single track trails on the planet.  The Kootenay Columbia Trails Society has developed over 170 km of trails.
Mountain Biking

The Gyro Park Spray Park is the ideal place to be on a summer day.  A concession and access to the Columbia River and its sandy beach make it easy to spend the day.
Gyro Spray Park Trail BC 

Get a taste of Italy with Trail's Rock Wall Adventure Walking Tour. This 10-route self guided walking tour highlights Trail's Italian heritage and masonry skills.
West Trail Rock Walls

We hope you enjoy the rich history an outdoor beauty that make Trail such a remarkable place to live, work and play.

Photos: Lower Columbia Tourism / Ryan Flett Media, Dave Heath; and City of Trail


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