Zuckerberg Island Heritage Park

7th Ave. & 9th St.
Castlegar, BC V1N 1G2- Map It
Phone: (250) 365-6440

AAA Editor Notes

Zuckerberg Island Heritage Park is at 7th Ave. and 9th St. A suspension bridge leads to the island at the confluence of the Columbia and Kootenay rivers. Walking tours offers such sights as a First Nation Kekuli or pit house, a cemetery, a log house, a sculpture of a seated woman carved from a tree stump and the Chapel House with its Russian Orthodox onion dome. The Castlegar Station Museum is in a restored 19th-century Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) station. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Zuckerberg Island Wed.-Sun. 10-5, mid-May through Sept. 30. Station museum Mon.-Sat. 10-5. Island tours are available year-round. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.