This photo journal features two towns south of Kelowna in the Okanagan Valley - Summerland & Keremeos. The main attraction for us in Summerland was the historic Kettle Valley Steam Railway tour over Myra Canyon trestles. In Keremeos, which we found fascinating, we wanted to see the historic Red Bridge & the historic Grist Mill.
SUMMERLAND Summerland (2011 population 11,280) has an idyllic location on Okanagan Lake. Tourism was a major industry at one time but sadly, that is quickly changing due to pressure from residential