Investing in Revelstoke, British Columbia



Region:  Thompson/Okanagan

Regional District:  Columbia-Shuswap

Revelstoke is located in the British Columbia interior between the Monashee Mountains and Selkirk Ranges. The Trans Canada Highway at Revelstoke’s door provides easy access west to Vancouver and east to Calgary. Over four million motorists travel the corridor every year, stopping to revel in the natural setting of ancient glaciers, mountain streams, awesome vistas, and abundant wildlife. The economy of Revelstoke is tied directly to its geographic location, physical environment and the natural resources of the region. The forest industry, transportation (primarily rail), tourism and government services all contribute significantly to the community’s economic health. Other resources available for development include water and minerals. It should be noted that, for a small community, Revelstoke has an extremely diversified economic base which is a major strength and an attractive place for investment. The Revelstoke area includes the municipality of Revelstoke and the rural Electoral Area B and a small piece of Electoral Area A of the Columbia Shuswap Regional District. It is equivalent to the Revelstoke Local Health Area.


Community Size: 47.65 km²

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Interior Turf Equipment Ltd.

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12 St N

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Rafael's Stitchery is a business for sale in BC.

Rafael's Stitchery

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