Regional District: Kootenay Boundary
Incorporated in 1897, Grand Forks is the "hub" of Boundary Country. Located between the Okanagan Valley and the Kootenays, Boundary Country includes the communites of Big White, Beaverdell, Westbridge, Rock creek, Midway, Greenwood, Grand Forks, and Christina Lake. This vibrant and active City is home to world class businesses, a thriving agriculture industry, a state-of-the-art retirment vi... Read More
Incorporated in 1897, Grand Forks is the "hub" of Boundary Country. Located between the Okanagan Valley and the Kootenays, Boundary Country includes the communites of Big White, Beaverdell, Westbridge, Rock creek, Midway, Greenwood, Grand Forks, and Christina Lake. This vibrant and active City is home to world class businesses, a thriving agriculture industry, a state-of-the-art retirment village, and numerous smaller companies. The delightful community of Grand Forks, is home to beautiful tree lined streets and heritage homes. Its bustling city centre, located on Market Street, offers quaint cafes, galleries and the historic City Hall building. Grand Forks boasts 2000 hours of sunshine a year and four season living with recreational activities to match. This small community has been home to a large Doukhobor population since the early 1900's and continues to celebrate and embrace their rich culture. Grand Forks is strategically located on the Canada/ US border, 522km/324 miles east of Vancouver and 726km/451miles west of Calgary, Alberta. Access is via the Crowsnest Highway #3, Grand Forks Airport and two border crossings, all within a 20km radius. We are located in close proximity to the Okanagan Valley with the City of Kelowna 2 1/4 hours to the west, and Spokane, WA 2 1/2 hours to the south. This beautiful regionis the perfect backdrop for families and retirees alike, with a strong commitment to healthy living, affordability and great quality of life. Come and see why people want to live, work and play here!
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