The Creston Valley Hospital is a local, full-service hospital with a 24 hour emergency department. Creston Valley Regional Airport also offers a medivac serice and a patient can be airlifted to Kelowna or Calgary in 30 minutes.
Creston’s weather is ideal for avid gardeners because it doesn’t have the weather extremes of other valleys in BC. It has a temperate climate with little snowfall. In warm months the fruit trees are heavy with cherries, peaches, pears and apples. Creston also has several boutique wineries that produce exceptional wine.Summer temperatures are warm with average highs above 26 degrees C (79 degrees F) in July. Average annual rain fall is only 49cm/19in. Winter temperatures are on average, above the freezing point.
It is the perfect place to live, whether you are retiring or raising a family, the valley has so much to offer. The Creston Valley has something for everyone.