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The Experiences Advisory Committee met together for the first time just prior to this year’s TOTA Summit and AGM held in Kelowna at Manteo Resort. All in attendance agreed that meeting face to face was extremely beneficial in bringing key issues to the forefront and workshoping possible positive outcomes. The Committee received an update on […]

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October 26th was the first formal workshop for the Remarkable Experiences Pilot group working together as a tourism cluster focused on the development of the  KVR Rail Trail. Lead by Trevor Jurgens and attended by Destination BC’s Ninette Ollgaard,  Jennifer MacIntrye and TOTA Team member Ellen Walker-Matthews the day proved to be highly insightful with […]

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Thompson Okanagan Tourism was pleased to play host to the Destination BC Film Crew lead by Rick Graham.  The group who were in region from September 8th – 12th captured amazing footage along the Myra Canyon and Naramata Bench as well as through the South Okanagan heading as far as Osoyoos. This video will be […]

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SOUTH OKANAGAN; Through the efforts of the media team at Destination BC and support from the TOTA office the South Okanagan played host to the Amazing Race Canada. Filming took place last May and aired this past Wednesday September 9th, 2015. The race was down to five teams who arrived from India via Vancouver and […]

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Thank you all for your consideration and patience as we worked to reschedule the Thompson Okanagan Regional Rail Trails Tourism Strategy Workshops. Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA) in association with Destination BC, Recreation Sites and Trails BC, Trails BC, British Columbia Cycling Coalition and Cyclo Touring BC Program, is pleased to announce workshop dates for […]

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UPDATE – August 25, 2015 RE-SCHEDULED WORKSHOPS – Thompson Okanagan Regional Rail Trails Tourism Strategy It has been a very challenging couple of weeks for many of our stakeholders along the Kettle Valley Rail Trail /Trans Canada Trail Line in the Boundary, South Okanagan and Similkameen as the industry has dealt with extreme fire situations, […]

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