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3 May 2022
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Lake Osoyoos Activities

Taking the family on a rejuvenating vacation to Lake Osoyoos this summer? Well, we at Veranda Beach know a thing or two about how to bring out the most laughs and smiles from the whole family on a Lake Osoyoos vacation.

Let’s explore 4 great things to do on your vacation on Lake Osoyoos.


Of course a lakeside family vacation warrants some time spent on the water! From the thrills of water skiing, to tranquil paddle boarding, to the glee garnered from general boating, you’ll have no trouble turning a day on the lake into a magical family memory!

For information about Marina slip reservations, contact Mercedes at Mercedes at (509) 560-9480 or To inquire about water sports rentals, contact Kevin from Kevin's Fun Times Rentals at (509) 560-9633.


Who doesn’t love a relaxing day on the beach? The Veranda Beach Resort provides exclusive access to over a mile of pristine sandy beach.

Swim right off the shore, go for a golden hour scenic stroll, or just plop a towel down and enjoy a spot of sun-bathing. Families looking to partake in some friendly competition can also break a sweat at our beachside volleyball court.

Dry brush on the left, bright green lawns on the right, and a lake in the center.


Hiking is perhaps the ultimate family summer activity, and the landscape surrounding Lake Osoyoos offers plenty of interesting & scenic trails trails to trek. Those looking for a more beginner-friendly hike can’t go wrong with the Beach Trail that goes right along our beautiful shoreline. A slightly more strenuous hike is the Cactus Mountain Trail, which ends with rewarding views of the resort, surrounding mountains and Lake Osoyoos.

Chat with our front desk staff or visit the Oroville AllTrails page to discover more great hiking trails for your Veranda Beach family vacation.


Sometimes the best family adventure is to just take a day to unplug and chill out together. The Veranda Beach Resort provides several popular amenities to help get you feeling relaxed, rejuvenated, and just plain cheerful.

You could go for a soak in the resort’s outdoor heated pool or spa, shop around in our quaint general store, or get some reps in at our lovely fitness center. Then, enjoy a delightful meal at our 50s-inspired diner to cap it all off!

These are our top picks for the 4 family activities you need to try on your Veranda Beach Resort summer vacation. Head over to our area guide and events pages for more summer vacation inspiration. And, be sure to book a stay at Veranda Beach to ensure you get the best experience on your family trip on Lake Osoyoos!