Castlegar is a family-friendly community located centrally located in the mountainous West Kootenay region of British Columbia, Canada.
Situated at the confluence of the Kootenay and Columbia Rivers in the southwestern corner of the Kootenay Rockies, Castlegar’s current population is just under 10,000.
Incorporated in 1966, this relatively new mill town sits in a valley that has a rich and diverse history, steeped in the heritage and culture of the Doukhobors, who migrated here in the early 20th century.
People flock to Castlegar for many reasons – its diverse art scene, its world-class recreational activities, its rich culture, and its ideal location.
The Castlegar and District Community Health Centre, run by the Interior Health Authority, offers a variety of services in one location.
Castlegar is a small city with a big heart and big ideas. It’s a place where opportunity meets lifestyle. Visit us to learn more about living in Castlegar.