Frugal Okanagan Blog

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Best Okanagan Beaches

The Okanagan Valley is the warmest and driest part of BC, with areas of semi-arid desert as well as Canada’s only true desert. It also contains a large number of lakes, most of which are...

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Okanagan Fruit Stands and U-Picks

The Okanagan is known for its fruit and because of this, roadside fruit stands and u-pick orchards abound. Crops include delicious peaches, cherries, plums, apricots, strawberries, pears, apples and so much more. Fruits and...

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Okanagan Farmer’s Markets

Summer is in the air and Okanagan farmer’s markets are open and ready to provide you with super fresh and flavorful produce.  Wandering the market makes for a perfect morning or afternoon and supporting local farmers...