vineyard in the Okanagan

Lake Country is a city just north of Kelowna and south of Vernon. It is home to approximately 13,000 and is no shortage of great things to do. Lake Country has amazing views of Lake Okanagan, home to beautiful wineries and great restaurants. If you are looking to try a few new things to do, head up to Lake Country to give these places a try.

Drink Here → Gray Monk Winery

wine glass and red wine bottle sitting on a barrel

Drink here!

If you are craving some of the delicious Okanagan wine look no further. Check out Gray Monk Winery located in Lake Country.  The Heiss family moved to the Okanagan in 1972 and that’s where their story begins. This award-winning winery is known for having amazing local wines that have won awards year after year. We can’t even pick a favorite, there are so many great choices at this local winery.

Eat Here → The Jammery

If you have lived in the Okanagan for over a minute, odds are you have heard of the ever popular restaurant, The Jammery. They offer breakfast and lunch options and a wide variety of amazing jams to purchase. Some of their food items were featured on Canada’s You Gotta Eat Here tv show. Stop by, enjoy some amazing food and grab some jams to bring home.  

kangaroo in a field at Kangaroo creek farm

Go here!

Go Here → The Kangaroo Creek Farm

Now, although this isn’t open for the season yet, we couldn’t write a blog about Lake Country without throwing this one in. Keep this one in mind for next month on opening day. If you love animals, this is the spot for you. There are things to do for all ages including feeding kangaroos and holding baby joeys! This spot tends to get very busy over the summer months and are packed full of visitors from all over. March 17th is opening day, head to the Kangaroo Creek Farm and bring the family, this is something you do not want to miss out on!

Well, there you have it! Lake Country is home to great restaurants, amazing award-winning wineries and fun excursions. If you are looking to make Lake Country your home, contact the team at Quincy Vrecko and Associates. Our knowledgeable team of real estate agents are ready to assist you with your next Lake Country home purchase. Our team of dedicated agents are knowledgeable on what the real estate market is doing in Lake Country. We can’t wait to help you find your next home! Call 1-778-760-2860 today!