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The Season Round-up: Five things that made the 2023/24 Catski Season Remarkable at Keefer Lake Lodge

Charging through another season Before we all trade in our skis and boards for golf clubs and enduros, and our memories fade faster than our goggle tans, let's take a moment to celebrate some of the highlights from this past season at Keefer Lake Lodge. 1. It all started with a whole lotta love While our first guests were excitedly tuning thei...

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The Ultimate Guide to Après-ski at Keefer Lake Lodge: What to Expect and Why You'll Love it!

A day on the slopes is always a day worth celebrating If you have spent any time skiing or snowboarding down a slope, then you have probably experienced après-ski. This post-ski culture is celebrated across the globe and ranges from a fancy wine and fondue affair in the Swiss Alps to an all-night party at a bar in the Colorado Rockies. At Keefer, w...

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Keefer Lake vs. The Rest: What Sets Our Catskiing Apart in BC's Winter Landscape

It's no surprise that Catskiing offers the potential for unparalleled powder adventures. As snow enthusiasts flock to the region year after year, drawn by the prospect of untouched powder and breathtaking scenery, Keefer Lake Lodge emerges as a rare gem, setting itself apart from the rest. With over 20 years of guiding experience in BC's backcountr...

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The Essential Guide to Catskiing across the Monashee Mountains

Are you ready for some fresh pow?! Because we are, and if you are anything like us and can't wait for your ski days, here is an important segue: everything you need to know before immersing yourself in the untamed paradise of mountains in the heart of British Columbia. There are several things you can prepare for prior to your Catskiing adventure, ...

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Plan Your Summer Wedding at Keefer Lake Lodge!

With the arrival of warm sunny days comes wedding season! Firstly, if you haven't started planning already, the clock is ticking, and there's no time like the present! Secondly, it's only fitting to have a venue that compliments the season and the occasion, right? Keefer Lake Lodge can host your private wedding and accommodate all your whims and fa...

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Recap of Summer Leading into Winter at Keefer

Summer has been had, the lake has been shook, and what a jam-packed few months of sun it's been. It's time to bid farewell to the season of lake fun, games, and rejuvenation under golden rays because winter is coming, and you know what that means: the Monashee mountains are calling; it's Catskiing time! We're switching gears as water adventure...

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An Unforgettable Summer

Summer fun for everyone at Keefer Lake Lodge Time for something different! Beloved by expert skiers who flock to the Keefer Lake Lodge every winter to make the most of this world-class Catskiing venue, the lodge thrives when the powder falls and transforms into a skier's paradise. But right now there is no snow and the snowcats have been put to bed...

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All the Reasons Your Next Corporate Retreat Should Be at Keefer Lake Lodge

Corporate retreats are the most sought-after out-of-office event to help boost belonging and connection and break free from the mundane mindset formed from working too hard and not playing hard enough. Do you feel like you are tired of rinsing and repeating similar styles of corporate retreats—aka, a bunch of team members in an indoor setting, eith...

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Elevated Wine and Dine. Keefer Lake Lodge Invites You to Sip & Stay


Gostlin Keefer Lake Lodge, where luxury meets the wilderness, excellent food meets great wine, and you meet your new favourite wine events. Keefer is turning up the wine and dine industry and offering its first ever Sip & Stay summer event series. The series will showcase some of the best wines from across the Okanagan Valley paired with the mo...

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It Ain't Easy Being Green - Life Off the Grid at Keefer Lake Lodge


Keefer Lake Lodge is located in a pristine mountain setting right next to Keefer Lake - the headwaters of the Kettle Valley river. This location has so many advantages - privacy, silence, beauty,  and being surrounded by nature. One of the challenges is that we are located completely off-grid. Meaning we have no access to power or all the serv...

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Dreaming of a Better Place


We are proud and excited to finally share the full length film - Dreaming of a Better Place. This was truly a labour of love. The tight, intimate crew that came together to tell this story, our story, really nailed it. From beautiful and creative filming to deep and dynamic story telling we are so happy to have this film out in the World. We hope y...

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The Benefits of Wellness Retreats for Anxiety

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It can be easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of day-to-day life, but how often do you take a step back and just relax. With the determination and drive of the 'hustle culture' that has become prevalent in society, making time for your own wellness and mental health can be challenging. While taking a day off of work to check items off of a perso...

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What You Need to Know Before Heli-Hiking


While hiking in the mountains can provide you with gorgeous views and accessible trails and paths, if you're looking to take your mountain hikes to the next level, then heli-hiking might be the perfect activity for you! Not only does heli-hiking provide you with access to trails and gorgeous alpine lakes that would be otherwise inaccessible by foot...

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Fun Games to Play at Your Next Keefer Lake Lodge Corporate Retreat

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Corporate retreats typically serve a few different purposes, the first being to get your team out of the office to interact with one another as people rather than coworkers, and the second being to look at business goals and objectives and plan for the future. While there should be business-related discussions and brainstorming sessions held during...

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Top Team-Building Activities for Your Next Corporate Retreat

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One of the most important parts of your workplace is your team, which is why so many companies and businesses choose to take their employees on a corporate retreat. Whether it's an afternoon out of the office, or a weekend away as a company, there are lots of corporate retreat team-building activities that you can do to help bolster team spirit and...

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Questions to Ask for Your Keefer Lake Lodge Wedding


When it comes to planning a wedding, it is important to do your research and ask the right questions when booking your vendors. Not only do you want your day to be exactly what you've dreamed of, but also want to ensure that it runs smoothly, with all your vendors coming together seamlessly. Booking your wedding venue will likely be one of the firs...

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