Archives for Family Vacations

Can’t-Miss South Okanagan Events

Get Festive in the South Okanagan! We live in such a unique and amazing corner of the world. It’s no wonder we like to celebrate it! There are numerous festivals and community events throughout the year, here. The Watermark team has put together a list of a few of our favourites. Come down to the desert to enjoy these great experiences with us!   Osoyoos Oyster Festival For one weekend each spring, the seaside comes to the South Okanagan. This highly-anticipated event brings together our excellent wine, cider & spirits producers, as well as BC’s finest fishmongers, to celebrate this Continue Reading

New Year, New Experiences

It’s a new year, and the possibilities are wide open. (Coincidentally, so is the sky down here in Canada’s beautiful desert!) Looking for ways to fill your upcoming calendar with excitement? Here at Watermark Beach Resort, we always look forward to a new year full of activity, flavour and adventure. Get inspired! Check out Watermark’s 2019 South Okanagan Bucket List: THINGS TO DO Two-Wheeled Wine Tour – The South Okanagan is renowned for its world-class wines. Sign up for a cycling tour that will take you to some of the region’s most impressive award-winning wineries, or try a self-guided tour Continue Reading

Something for Everyone at a Watermark Wedding

A destination wedding is about so much more than the vows Watermark Beach Resort is located right in the heart of the South Okanagan paradise. This is a four-season playground, boasting the best weather in Canada, and the ideal place to have your dream wedding.   You and your wedding guests will have the vacation of a lifetime, here.   There’s so much to explore in the South Okanagan! Wine touring, food touring, hiking, biking, skiing, fishing, and endless watersports! How about a day on a championship golf course? An eco-adventure tour? A visit to the numerous family-friendly spots? A Continue Reading

3 Reasons to Try Stand Up Paddleboarding in Osoyoos!

Paddle sports have always ranked among the most sought-after water activities. Canoeing (an ancient tradition in Canadian waters) and kayaking are peaceful and beautiful ways to explore our great outdoors. But in recent years, adventure seekers have turned to stand up paddleboarding as their watersport of choice. When you consider the various health and entertainment benefits, this surge in popularity comes as no surprise. This perfectly-balanced combination of surfing and kayaking is not only fun and versatile, it’s also seriously good for your body!   It’s a Total Body Workout Standing on a paddleboard requires balance, which means a strong Continue Reading