Thursday, April 24th5.9°C
19345
20874

A trail through Black Mountain

It may not yet have an official name, but ground on the new Black Mountain trail system was broken in a ceremony Wednesday afternoon by members of Melcor Developments Ltd. and Mayor Walter Gray.

“We’re really happy with this kind of partnership,” said Mayor Gray, referring to City Councils vote to approve the sharing of costs on the project with Melcor Ltd. “Once you get up there, it’s quite a panorama.”

Andrew Bruce, Regional Manager for Melcor Developments, was also enthusiastic, “Our intention is to increase accessibility to the scenic path and encourage a healthy lifestyle,” he said, speaking at the ceremony.

The finished trail, which will be approximately 1200m in length, will feature wooden stairs, three viewpoints with benches and a spectacular view. 

It is scheduled for completion in May, 2013.



Read more Kelowna News

20419


Recent Trending





20002




FEATURED Property
1792754Blk F, PINAUS LAKE ROAD, FALKLAND
2 bedrooms 1 baths
$179,900
more details
image2image2image2
Click here to feature your property
Please wait... loading



21720




20956

Kelowna SPCA Featured Pet

Buster
Buster Kelowna SPCA >




20011






20956



Okanagan Quick Links City of Kelowna
Airport Arrivals
Airport Departures
Kelowna Discussion Forum
Kelowna's Cultural District
Kelowna Transit
Kelowna Road Closures
William R. Bennett Bridge
Tourism Kelowna
Central Okanagan
Regional District

District of Peachland
District of Lake Country
Interior Health
UBC Okanagan
Okanagan College
School District 23
Okanagan Regional Library


Kelowna City Council Audio
Audio
April 14, 2014 @ 1:30 pm
Live broadcasts, archives, schedule >


Member of BC Press Council
20251