• Crescent Valley is one of several communities within the scenic Slocan Valley. Located 24 km west of Nelson, this community features a beach along the river. Paddlers will encounter gentle to moderate (Class I – III) rapids along the river.

    From the Slocan Valley web site:
    Services in Crescent Valley include a large natural food store, a paddling outfitter and tour operator, a campground on the upper bench, a couple of restaurants offering tasty healthful fare, and a gas station/convenience store.

  • Village Population: not available

  • Crescent Valley residents may access primary care, emergency, laboratory and x-ray healthcare services in either Castlegar or Nelson. Outpatient ambulatory services and select specialist services/clinica are available in Nelson only.

    The nearest hospital (Kootenay Lake Hospital) is located in Nelson.