Home to over 500 local characters, this vibrant community is situated on the eastern shore of beautiful Slocan Lake. Surrounded by the tall peaks of the Selkirk mountain range, New Denver is located in the Kootenay region of British Columbia. Across from Slocan Lake you can paddle to the Valhalla Provincial Park. All together this makes picturesque New Denver your perfect base for hiking, paddling, biking, strolls through characteristic local shops and discovering the rich history.
The Kohan Garden is a beautiful public Japanese-style garden, established in 1989. The serene lakeside grounds honour the Japanese Canadians relocated to the BC Interior in 1942.