Nestled on the edge of the Lower Arrow Lake with the Monashee and Purcell Mountains around, Nakusp is situated in traditional Shuswap, Ktunaxa and Sinixt territories.


Residents enjoy all the amenities of town in a gorgeous rural setting. Nakusp boasts a bustling recreation centre that hosts everything from sporting to cultural events.


Originally dependent on mining, the economy is currently forestry based.


With beautiful beaches, gardens and access to skiing and hiking, Nakusp has activities for every season. The Villiage-owned hotsprings are visited each year by people from all over the world.