Kelowna

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Kelowna is a city on Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley in the southern interior of British Columbia, Canada.wikipedia
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Lake Country

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Nearby communities include the City of West Kelowna (also referred to as Westbank, Westside) to the west across Okanagan Lake, Lake Country and Vernon to the north, and Peachland to the southwest, and further to the south, Summerland and Penticton.
It is a part of the Central Okanagan Regional District, and of the Kelowna metropolitan area.

Summerland, British Columbia

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Nearby communities include the City of West Kelowna (also referred to as Westbank, Westside) to the west across Okanagan Lake, Lake Country and Vernon to the north, and Peachland to the southwest, and further to the south, Summerland and Penticton.
The largest centre in the region is Kelowna, approximately 50 km to the north (via Highway 97), and Vancouver is approximately 425 km away to the west.

Kelowna International Airport

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The official climate station for Kelowna is at the Kelowna International Airport, which is at a higher altitude than the city core, with slightly higher precipitation and cooler nighttime temperatures.
Kelowna International Airport is a Canadian airport located approximately 10 minutes or 6.2 NM northeast of Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, on Highway 97.

West Kelowna

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Nearby communities include the City of West Kelowna (also referred to as Westbank, Westside) to the west across Okanagan Lake, Lake Country and Vernon to the north, and Peachland to the southwest, and further to the south, Summerland and Penticton.
The other choice was amalgamation with the City of Kelowna, with a previous ballot question offering the option of remaining unincorporated within the regional district's Westside electoral area.

Victoria, British Columbia

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The Kelowna metropolitan area has a population of 194,882; the third-largest metropolitan area in the province, behind only Vancouver and Victoria.
The city also boasts the country's third-highest concentration of people 65 and older (17.8%), behind only Peterborough, Ontario, and Kelowna, British Columbia.

Peachland, British Columbia

Peachland
Nearby communities include the City of West Kelowna (also referred to as Westbank, Westside) to the west across Okanagan Lake, Lake Country and Vernon to the north, and Peachland to the southwest, and further to the south, Summerland and Penticton.
Peachland is approximately a half-hour's drive south of the city of Kelowna and about a 20-minute drive north of Summerland.

Okanagan Lake

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Nearby communities include the City of West Kelowna (also referred to as Westbank, Westside) to the west across Okanagan Lake, Lake Country and Vernon to the north, and Peachland to the southwest, and further to the south, Summerland and Penticton. Kelowna is a city on Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley in the southern interior of British Columbia, Canada.
Cities bordering the lake include Vernon in the north, Penticton in the south, and Kelowna, as well as the municipalities of Lake Country (north of Kelowna), West Kelowna (west of Kelowna), Peachland (south of West Kelowna), and Summerland (north-west of Penticton).

Vernon, British Columbia

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Nearby communities include the City of West Kelowna (also referred to as Westbank, Westside) to the west across Okanagan Lake, Lake Country and Vernon to the north, and Peachland to the southwest, and further to the south, Summerland and Penticton.
Three provincial highways connect Vernon: Highway 97 which connects north-south (south to Kelowna, north to Kamloops); Highway 97A which begins in Vernon, and goes north to Armstrong and Enderby; and Highway 6 which ends in Vernon running east-west to Lumby.

Orchard Park Shopping Centre

Orchard Park
The Midtown area bordered by Enterprise Way on the north, and Springfield and Baron Road at the south, is a popular shopping destination for the locals; the largest shopping mall in the interior, Orchard Park, is located in this area.
Orchard Park Shopping Centre is a regional shopping mall in Kelowna, British Columbia.

Big White Ski Resort

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In summer, boating, golf, hiking and biking are popular, and in winter, both Alpine skiing and Nordic skiing are favourite activities at the nearby Big White and Silver Star ski resorts.
Big White Ski Resort, or simply Big White, is a ski resort located 56 km southeast of Kelowna in the Southern Interior of British Columbia.

Okanagan

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Kelowna is a city on Okanagan Lake in the Okanagan Valley in the southern interior of British Columbia, Canada.
The primary city is Kelowna.

University of British Columbia

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Okanagan College and University of British Columbia are the predominant centres for post-secondary education.
The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a public research university with campuses in Vancouver and Kelowna, British Columbia.

Rutland, British Columbia

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Rutland is Kelowna's largest neighborhood by far.
Rutland is a neighbourhood of the City of Kelowna in the Okanagan region of the Southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada, located on the northeast edge of the city's core.

Okanagan College

Okanagan College and University of British Columbia are the predominant centres for post-secondary education.
Its largest campus is located in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.

Prospera Place

These include several parks and beaches along the lake, boardwalks and other walking trails, Kelowna Marina and Yacht Club, Delta Grand hotel and casino, and Prospera Place arena.
Prospera Place, formerly known as Skyreach Place, is a 6,886-seat multi-purpose arena, in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.

Kelowna Accord

Kelowna Agreement
On 2005-11-25, the First Ministers and National Aboriginal Leaders signed the Kelowna Accord.
The agreement resulted from 18 months of roundtable consultations leading up to the First Ministers' Meeting in Kelowna, British Columbia in November 2005 and was described in a paper released at the end of the meeting entitled "First Ministers and National Aboriginal Leaders Strengthening Relationships and Closing the Gap" and a separate press release, issued by the Prime Minister's Office at the close of the Kelowna meetings.

Regional District of Central Okanagan

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It serves as the head office of the Regional District of the Central Okanagan.
The Regional District of Central Okanagan (RDCO) is a regional district in the Canadian province of British Columbia, comprising the City of Kelowna, City of West Kelowna and their surrounding municipalities.

Sun-Rype

Sun-Rype Products Ltd.
Kelowna is also the home of Sun-Rype, a popular manufacturer of fruit bars and juices.
Since its foundation in 1946, Sun-Rype has been producing juices and fruit snacks based in Kelowna, British Columbia, in the Okanagan.

Mount Boucherie

On 7 May 1992, a forest fire consumed 60 hectares of forest on Mount Boucherie in West Kelowna across Okanagan Lake from Kelowna proper; no homes were damaged, however.
Mount Boucherie is a mountain located in West Kelowna on the west shore of Okanagan Lake, British Columbia, Canada, opposite the city of Kelowna.

University of British Columbia (Okanagan Campus)

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University of British Columbia's Okanagan campus has a student population of over 8000 full-time students, enrolled in diverse undergraduate and graduate programs.
The University of British Columbia's Okanagan Campus (commonly referred to as UBCO) is a campus of the University of British Columbia, located in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada.

Kelowna Secondary School

Flicka: Country Pride, released in 2012, was filmed in Kelowna in several locations, such as Mission Creek Ranch, Kelowna Secondary School and Gemstone Equestrian Centre.
Kelowna Secondary School is a public high school in Kelowna, British Columbia within School District 23. Kelowna Secondary School is widely known for their athletic success.

Glenmore, British Columbia

Glenmore
Glenmore is a relatively affluent suburb that lies mostly within Glenmore Valley - a subsection of the Okanagan Valley in the Kelowna area.
Glenmore is a community in the city of Kelowna.

William R. Bennett Bridge

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In the same year, construction began on a new five-lane William R. Bennett Bridge to replace the three-lane Okanagan Lake Bridge.
Completed on May 25, 2008, the bridge replaced the older Okanagan Lake Bridge built in to link Downtown Kelowna to West Kelowna across Okanagan Lake as part of Highway 97.

Skye at Waterscapes

Skye
2009, Kelowna built the tallest building between Vancouver and Calgary: Skye at Waterscapes, which is a 27-story residential tower.
Skye at Waterscapes is the tallest building in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, at 27 stories.

Okanagan Lake Bridge

In the same year, construction began on a new five-lane William R. Bennett Bridge to replace the three-lane Okanagan Lake Bridge.
It crossed Okanagan Lake, connecting the Westside area to Kelowna on the lake's eastern side.