Surrounded by Lakes in the South Okanagan.
DESCRIPTION & LOCATION
Located in the southern Okanagan along Highway 97, the vibrant City of Penticton is nestled against the shorelines of the beautiful Okanagan Lake and Skaha Lake. The largest city closest to the US border in the interior features a revitalized downtown core offering opportunities in business, education, theatre and an active night life. Economically diverse with traditional business and knowledge-based enterprises provide unique products and services. Housing opportunities are diverse and vibrant as the community varying from lakefront homes, hillside homes with lake views and urban downtown living within walking distance to amenities.
AMENITIES & ATTRACTIONS
Residents celebrate life in the community year round with numerous festivals, seasonal events, and local markets. Penticton offers a plethora of outdoor recreational opportunities either on pristine lakes or the surrounding hillsides and mountains. Winter enthusiasts love Apex Mountain Resort and golfers love hitting the links at Penticton Golf & Country Club. Penticton offers exceptional accommodation, dining and recreational opportunities.
Agricultural pursuits and Wine Country abounds in the southern hillsides and the Naramata Bench. The Penticton Lakeside Resort, Convention Centre & Casino offers exciting distractions while the Southern Okanagan Events Center continually plays hosts to international talent. Cherry Lane Shopping Centre Mall offers a variety of shops and services. The city offers a full service hospital in addition to an excellent public school system making Penticton not only great place to visit but a great place to live.
Public School – School District 67
19 public schools ( Elementary, Middle and High School)