Conferencing Facilities & Meeting Rooms

Here in the Cranbrook-Kimberley Development Zone, we believe better business stems from having good communication. Our region has two major conferencing facilities and numerous meeting rooms for your networking needs. Kimberley Conference & Athletic Training Centre Trickle Creek Lodge – Kimberley Centre 64 – Kimberley Heritage Inn Hotel & Convention Centre – Cranbrook Manual Training […]

Community Festivals

Whether it’s summer or winter, we like to celebrate. From farmers’ markets to festivals, our region serves up a healthy dose of fun. Sam Steele Days Kimberley JulyFest Cranbrook Farmers’ Market Kimberley Farmers’ Market Cranbrook Pro Rodeo Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo Brother’s Insurance Charity Car Show Kimberley Medieval Fest Kimberley Kaleidoscope Arts & Culture Festival […]


Our communities have long held an affinity for hockey, serving as a home for the highly competitive Kimberley Dynamiters and a WHL hockey team known as the Kootenay ICE. If you’re a player, the region also makes it easy to join local leagues, in both hockey, baseball and slo-pitch. Kootenay ICE – WHL hockey team Cranbrook […]

Golf Courses

With eight golf courses and a very fun mini golf course, golfing in our region ranges from the most challenging to the most family-friendly. Cranbrook Golf Club Shadow Mountain Golf Club Wildstone Golf Course – The first Black Knight Design by Gary Player Design in Canada. Mission Hills Golf Course Elizabeth Lake Lodge Mini Golf […]

Outdoor Recreation

If the great outdoors beckon you on a daily basis, then you’ve come to the right place. Outdoor recreation is our thing. Between our two communities, we offer 2,840 hectares of interpretive forest, complete with almost 80 kilometres of signed walking trails, which are less than five minutes from city limits. Our two communities also […]

Shopping Centres

From the pedestrian-only Platzl in Kimberley to the recently renovated Tamarack Centre in Cranbrook, you’ll find everything from boutiques and speciality shops to major brand stores. Tamarack Centre shopping mall Cranbrook Mall Shopping Centre The Platzl – many boutique stores, restaurants, etc. Downtown Cranbrook

Indoor Recreation

With four arenas, two aquatic facilities, three arts and culture centres and numerous live music venues, our communities have something fun for everyone. Kimberley Marysville Arena Civic Centre Arena Kimberley Aquatic Centre Kimberley Conference & Athletic Training Centre – the region’s largest facility of its kind Kimberley Curling Club/Centre Kimberley Public Library and Heritage Museum […]

Electricity and Natural Gas

Here in B.C., we have some of the lowest electricity rates in North America, with the majority supplied by hydropower. Like many communities in B.C., our region’s electricity needs are met by BC Hydro. We also have the largest solar project in the province, which sells electricity to the grid. Our region’s natural gas provider […]


When it comes to communication, there’s no need to compromise on speed. Cranbrook and Kimberley are Telus fibre optic communities and they both offer high speed internet provided by Shaw Cable. Our region also has excellent cell covered provided by Telus, Rogers and Bell.


Our two cities are connected like none other. Getting to work, school and around town is made possible by our two public transit systems. We have a weekday commuter service to make it easier for Kimberley residents to get to Cranbrook. Our region is also covered by the largest North American intercity bus company as […]