Destination: Nakusp loop: Nakusp, New Denver, Kaslo, Nelson and back to Nakusp. Head up and take the ferry over to Revelstoke. Come back to the ferry and head back to Nakusp, Faquier, Needles and back to Vernon.
Date/time: leave friday Aug 12 at 2 pm to beat the traffic and get to Vernon.
Pace : moderate
Route: Day 1 Hwy 7 to Hope
Hwy 3 to Keromeos
Hwy 3A/ Green mountain Rd. Past Apex Alpine on to Penticton DH6
Penticton too just before crossing the bridge into Kelowna. Ride up the opposite side of Okanagan lake to Vernon DH11.
Day 2: Coldstream to Needles. DH2 Taking the ferry over to Faquier. Do the Nakusp loop. Head up to Galena bay and take the ferry over to Revelstoke. Head up Revelstoke Mnt. for a breath taking view of the Rockies mnts.
Back the same way we came on the ferry.
Day 3: Head back into Vernon to Kelowna,
Hwy 33 through Osoyoos and back home.
These are some of the best roads to ride on in BC.