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Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre

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Great information about the National Parks

The gal at the desk was so helpful in providing us the National Park pass to speed up the process... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
froglag
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Spokane, Washington
Helpful staff, excellent information

We were on a road trip through BC recently, and had stopped in Radium Hot Springs. While were... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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7556 Main Street East, Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia V0A 1M0, Canada
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

The gal at the desk was so helpful in providing us the National Park pass to speed up the process of not having to wait at the gate. Which was a time saver as we just went on through without having to wait in line....More

Thank froglag
TourismRadium, Marketing Administrator at Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning Froglag! Thank you for the great review. We are thrilled we were able to assist you with all of your questions. We hope you had a great time in the National Parks and hope to see you again. Kind Regards, Kara

Reviewed 10 June 2018

We were on a road trip through BC recently, and had stopped in Radium Hot Springs. While were weren't going to be doing any serious hiking on this trip, we chatted with the friendly Visitor Officer, who made some suggestions just in case we did....More

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TourismRadium, Marketing Administrator at Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Good Afternoon BenLar137, Thank your for your review. This time of year can be tricky for serious hikers, it appears free and clear of snow but in fact we still have a fair amount in the backcountry. We hope you found some great Valley bottom...More

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Positive and efficient Staff.Good information and open all the time. Great location. Great PR for Radium and Area, the Kootenay park and beyond. General BC info also. Displays, interactive displays, always rotating info depending on season. Love stopping here on our way through to other...More

Thank Coreen S
TourismRadium, Marketing Administrator at Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Good Morning Coreen S, Thank you for the positive review. We are very proud of our combined teams from Kootenay National Park & Radium Hot Springs Visitor Centre. We are happy to hear you are a repeat visitor and enjoyed our displays. Thank you again,...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

We go in there when we get to Radium. Another reviewer mentioned it as being the first stop. Yes, it is. We have always been welcomed there by Parks Canada staff in a professional and friendly manner. We have felt perfectly welcome to use the...More

Thank Rusty K
TourismRadium, Marketing Administrator at Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi Rusty, Thank you for the great review, looking forward to passing it along to our partners at the Radium Hot Springs Visitor Centre whom we share the centre with from May through October.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had very good experience with Parks Canada customer service! They were very friendly and helpful ! Our kids enjoyed the animals display. It is small but very cool centre. If you go with your kids make sure to pick up Little explorer booklet. After...More

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TourismRadium, Marketing Administrator at Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Good Morning Katerina, Thank you for the positive review, we love hearing feedback from our visitors. We trust you've had a wonderful time exploring Kootenay National Park and the Village of Radium Hot Springs as well. Kind Regards, Kara

Reviewed 19 June 2017

Great people working there, providing a very friendly advise to tourists regarding various attractions in Radium Hotsprings, Kootenay National Park, Yoho and Banff National Parks. I found the staff to be very knowledgable, down to earth, approachable, willing to go the exta mile to help...More

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TourismRadium, Marketing Administrator at Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thank you for the great review, we hope that you had an enjoyable visit in Radium Hot Springs.

Reviewed 13 May 2017

Lots of information, wildlife displays, books, phamplets knowledgeable staff aswell as computers and wifi available

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TourismRadium, Marketing Administrator - Tourism Radium at Kootenay National Park Visitor Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Thank you for the great review @deidrie3 all of us a the Kootenay National Park and Radium Hot Springs Visitor Centre hope you had an enjoyable weekend in Radium Hot Springs, BC.

Reviewed 9 October 2016

it is very conveniently located. the staff is very friendly and informative. What else can one expect? You will leave well informed.

Thank hansulricha
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Over the summer on Friday's--just outside this visitor centre they have a farmer's market & live music. This is promoted around Radium, including at the Visitor Centre. The Market is smaller, but had some cool stuff--good food choices-including fruit & veggies, and there were some...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2016

When you start to feel overwhelmed by the crowds in Jasper and Banff National Parks, head for nearby Kootenay. The tour buses don't appear to stop here. You can hike around Marble Canyon, stop at Numa Falls and at Kootenay Crossing for great Rockies photos....More

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They answer to your question is yes, Dogs are allowed on trail on a leach. Exception to that rule is track set ski trails.
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