Road Tripping on Route 97

Explore Route 97 and all it has to offer. Prepare yourself for epic road trip memories where you’ll find adventures to feed your curiosity about this great land. Stunning scenery, abundant wildlife, tasty treats and great people are all waiting for you.

The Interior Cascades of Route 97 is the perfect place to take memory making road trips. Interesting people and fascinating places can be accessed from Route 97’s 705 km (438 mi) long corridor that runs from Cache Creek, BC, to Ellensburg, WA. Travel east or west on the hundreds of side roads and loops that take you deep into the heart of the Interior Cascades and beyond. Explore the entire Thompson Okanagan and North Central Washington regions with Route 97 as your guide.

Interior Cascades Corridor Canada and USA

 

Thompson Okanagan Loops & corridor Canada

The loops and corridor on the Canadian side of Route 97 are filled with natural marvels. Enjoy warm lakes of the bluest blue, mountains with champagne powder, arid land with hoodoos, Canada’s only desert, and an abundance of agriculture and home grown goodness. Celebrations of food, art, and music are held throughout the year. There’s the cultural attractions and luxury of our larger cities plus the cozy down home feel of our smaller towns. We know you’re going to love it here.

North Central Washington Loops & corridor USA

The loops and corridor on the US side of Route 97 offer a variety of geographical wonders. Vast ice age flood plains, gigantic waterless waterfalls, ranch land, massive dams, orchards, vineyards, lakes and mountains make up this diverse area. Themed towns welcome you to their unique charm while others hold the promise of big experiences. There are fishing derbies, festivals and events, cowboys and plenty of arts and culture to keep you busy throughout your visit.