Kamloops is known internationally as a travel destination which is excellent for sports fans. In fact, it is called the Tournament Capital of Canada because there are sports tournaments of all kinds taking place at least once a week throughout the year. Because of this, all of the sports facilities throughout Kamloops are of the highest standard. Such facilities include an Olympic-sized hockey arena, the Tournament Capital Centre, Interior Savings Centre, as well as several soccer fields, softball diamonds, golf courses and more!
These facilities are excellent for viewing sports, but Kamloops is also terrific for travelers interested in participating in sports. It is especially terrific for outdoor activities because there are more than eighty beautiful parks in the city which offer terrific hiking and biking opportunities. There are also lakes in the area where travelers can enjoy boating and fishing activities. Kayaking is particularly popular on the water there. Additionally, there are a number of golf courses in the area: Tobiano, Talking Rock, Aberdeen Hills, Eaglepoint, The Dunes, Kamloops Golf & Country Club, Pineridge, Rivershore, Sun Peaks, and Sun Rivers are all 18-hole courses. Mount Paul is a 9-hole course, while McArthur Island has a 9-hole executive course
Travelers interested in working out indoors may consider checking out Bikram Yoga Kamloops which is the area’s only hot yoga studio. Drop-ins are welcome so visitors can feel free to take advantage of the opportunity to enjoy this activity.
Horseback rides and guided nature walks are offered at Campbell Hills Guest Ranch for non-guests; 24 hour advance reservations may be needed.