Frugal Okanagan Blog


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...


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...


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...