Getting to The Nest

Easy driving or flying access to Peachland from:

Driving Directions from the North from Merritt (highway 97C)
  • If you are coming down the connector from Merritt (highway 97C) you will see an information booth on your right which is 3 klm from the Peachland turn off. You will be turning right.
  • You will drive down the hill (south on highway 97) toward Peachland. You will pass a mall on your right. There are 3 traffic lights. You will travel 7.3 Klm to the 3rd light.
  • This 3rd light is the last light at the south end of town. Turn right onto Princeton Ave.
  • Travel up Princeton Ave .6 Klm to the 3rd street which is Somerset Ave. Turn right onto Somerset Ave. This turn is a hairpin turn to the right. There is vacant land to your right with big trees.
  • Continue up Somerset for 1 Klm and turn left on Gladstone Rd.
  • Turn left on Victoria Street and proceed to the house straight ahead.
  • Drive 0ne block and turn left at the mail boxes onto Brown Place.
  • Turn left at the washing machine
Driving Directions from the North from West Kelowna
  • If you are coming from West Kelowna start you km count when you dive under the highway overpass.
  • You will drive down the hill (south on highway 97) toward Peachland. You will pass a mall on your right. There are 3 traffic lights. You will travel 7.3 Klm to the 3rd light.
  • This 3rd light is the last light at the south end of town. Turn right onto Princeton Ave.
  • Travel up Princeton Ave .6 Klm to the 3rd street which is Somerset Ave. Turn right onto Somerset Ave. This turn is a hairpin turn to the right. There is vacant land to your right with big trees.
  • Continue up Somerset for 1 Klm and turn left on Gladstone Rd.
  • Turn left on Victoria Street and proceed to the house straight ahead.
  • Drive 0ne block and turn left at the mail boxes onto Brown Place.
  • Turn left at the washing machine
Driving Directions from the South
  • Proceed North toward Peachland on highway 97
  • The 1st light is the 1st light at the south end of town. Turn left onto Princeton Ave.
  • Travel up Princeton Ave .6 Klm to the 3rd street which is Somerset Ave. Turn right onto Somerset Ave. This turn is a hairpin turn to the right. There is vacant land to your right with big trees.
  • Continue up Somerset for 1 Km and turn left on Gladstone Rd.
  • Turn left on Victoria Street and proceed to the house straight ahead.
  • Drive 0ne block and turn left at the mail boxes onto Brown Place.
  • Turn left at the washing machine
From Vancouver

Vancouver – approximately 4 hours driving (depending where in the Lower Mainland you are coming from)

  • Take Hwy 1 East to Hope.  At Hope you can choose to go Hwy 5 (the Coquihalla Hwy) to Merritt and then Hwy 97C (the Connector) to Peachland.   From Hwy 97C you exit to the right towards Peachland onto Highway 97 South.  Follow the directions above.  Depending on where in Vancouver you are coming from it is a 3.5-5 hour drive on a 4 lane highway.
  • Alternate route: in Hope you can choose to take Hwy 3 through Princeton and Keremeos and at the junction with Hwy 97 turn left and go north on Hwy 97 through Penticton, Summerland and up to Peachland.  This route is longer than the above route (time depends on traffic as it is 2 lane highway most of the way), but is scenic and goes through many small towns, which may be of interest.
From Seattle

Seattle – approximately 6-8 hours driving (depending on route, traffic and border crossing)

  • Flying:  Kelowna is less than an hour from Seattle by plane.  Horizon Air / Alaska Air offers multiple flights daily to Kelowna International airport.
  • Take Interstate 5 to Bellingham, then follow Hwy 542 East/North (Mt. Baker Hwy) to State Route 9 North to the Sumas Border Crossing.  Across the border the road becomes Hwy 11.  Follow it north to Hwy 1 (TransCanada Hwy) and exit onto Hwy 1 East towards Hope.  Follow the directions above as if coming from Vancouver.
  • Alternate route: take your chosen route over to Hwy 97 near Wenatchee and then follow Hwy 97 north to the Oroville/Osoyoos border crossing.  Continue on Hwy 97 North through Oliver, Penticton, and Summerland to Peachland.  Follow the directions above.
From Los Angeles

Los Angeles

  • Flying: Kelowna is now serviced daily with non-stop, direct flights from LA with United Airlines.
From Edmonton (Jasper)

Edmonton (Jasper) – approximately 11-12 hours (depending on route, traffic and construction)

  • – There are 2 routes you can take from Edmonton. The first one is to travel south to Calgary on Alberta Hwy 2 and then follow the directions from Calgary above. The other is to take Hwy 16 (the Yellowhead) West through Jaspar to Tete Jaune Cache where you will turn left onto Hwy 5 south towards Kamloops and Merritt. At Merritt you will exit onto Hwy 97C (the Connector) towards Kelowna and Peachland. From Hwy 97C you exit to the right towards Peachland onto Highway 97 South. Follow the directions above.