Welcome to Boundary Country (BC) Tourism News

Be sure to bookmark this page of the website to keep up-to-date on Tourism News in the Boundary. https://boundarybc.com/news-centre/

Here is where you will find information about what tourism marketing activities are taking place on behalf of the tourism industry in the Boundary. As well development initiatives, or analytics from the website performance and social accounts can also be accessed here. You will receive occasional email alerts to let you know when a new item has been posted to the news centre. If you do not wish to receive emails regarding Boundary Country Tourism you can unsubscribe at any time.

Tourism Services are provided by the Kootenay Boundary Regional District as Boundary Country Tourism, in cooperation with the local tourism industry.

Contract Tourism Services are provided by the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association with a local tourism contractor to ensure connectivity throughout the tourism system in the Province.

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As we are in an unprecedented time for Boundary Country and the world, we will communicate with the tourism industry as often as information becomes available.  Safety of everyone is the main priority. The Action Plan, announced on March 23, focuses…

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EFFECTIVE MARCH 23, 2020 Deferred Sales Tax or Security Payments Effective March 23, 2020. The filing and payment due dates for the following sales taxes are extended to September 30, 2020: Carbon tax; Motor fuel tax, including the International Fuel…

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Read the Summary Report Here: 2018-2019 Boundary Country Visitation Summary Read the Full Report Here:Boundary 2019 Visitor Highlights Spring Highlights Throughout Spring 2018 the Boundary Country District saw an average of 13,300 Domestic Unique Visitation per month. During the same…

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Read the Full Report Here: Boundary District 2018 Visitor Highlights Summary Highlights British Columbia The Peak season for average monthly BC visitation in 2018 is Winter, followed by Spring, Summer and Fall. The Top City by Visitor Origin differs by…

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In February, the BoundaryBC.com website was visited by 4,057 users through 4,565 sessions over 8,244 pageviews. The average session duration was 1 minute, 16 seconds with an average of 1.8 pages per session. During the month, the @BoundaryBC Facebook page…

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Black Press and Boundary Country continue their partnership with the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association to produce the 2020 edition of the Official Boundary Country Travel Experiences Guide. The guide features key attractions by area, community profiles, things to do, events,…

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The website surpassed the annual website traffic goals of a 20% year-over-over increase in sessions and pageviews. In January, the BoundaryBC.com website was visited by 3,770 users through 4,305 sessions over 7,616 pageviews. The average session duration was 1 minute,…

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Biking trestles in Boundary

The Regional District Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) has contracted the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) to administer the Municipal Regional District Tax Funds (MRDT) on behalf of the tourism industry in Boundary Country. TOTA is collaborating with local contractor Cindy Alblas,…

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Throughout the month of December, BoundaryBC.com was visited by 2,730 users through 3,082 sessions and 5,432 pageviews. During the month of December, a total of 66 new Facebook followers were gained, bringing the count to 6,970 followers. 26 Facebook Posts…

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Throughout the month of November, BoundaryBC.com was visited by 2,625 users through 2,960 sessions and 7,197 pageviews. During the month of November, a total of 87 new Facebook followers were gained, bringing the count to 6,904 followers. 25 Facebook Posts…

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