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KIMBERLEY BC IS #AGOODPLACETOBE


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KIMBERLEY BC IS #AGOODPLACETOBE


 

THEY WEREN'T FOOLIN', THIS REALLY IS #AGOODPLACETOBE

There is a very hard to miss vibe here that not only are cool things happening, but even more cool things are on the horizon. It's probably a combination of the great people and businesses already in place, combined with the endless stream of good outdoor living and fresh mountain air, that seems destined to only draw more of those same people and businesses to town. Or at least that is my theory and the reason my girlfriend & I decided to move to out here.

 

95EH.CA (yes, you guessed right, it's a play on the Highway 95a that you need to exit onto in order to visit Kimberley) aims to test the above theory out by getting to know & then shining a little internet spotlight on all of those people / places / things that earned this chunk of Canada the appropriate 'a good place to be' hashtag.

 
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THE PEOPLE AND PLACES IN KIMBERLEY BC


THE PEOPLE AND PLACES IN KIMBERLEY BC


A CERTAIN KIND OF PEOPLE

One of the many things I love about Kimberley & area is the brilliant billboard that folks see on Highway 95 —the one with no 'a', eh which I like to think perfectly catches the hearts and eyes of a certain kind of person. And it's these kind of people that I'm hoping to highlight: the ones that grew up here and had no reason to ever move away, the ones that went out looking for the right spot to call home and stopped looking once they arrived, and the ones who just couldn't help coming back.

This site is going to be a continual work in progress (as I work on it when I'm not working), but one feature I plan on doing on a consistent basis will be a little Q&A thing called MEET A LOCAL. I'm hoping to (eventually) do one of these Q&A's every week, so if you're a local and would like to beat me to the punch and ask me to do one before I ask you… CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO. I've also started doing something similar with local shops (appropriately titled: MEET A LOCAL BUSINESS Q&A… CLICK HERE if you run a local shop and would like to participate) + a lot of other blogging ideas. So, stay tuned I guess?

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THINGS TO DO IN KIMBERLEY BC


THINGS TO DO IN KIMBERLEY BC


THERE'S NO SHORTAGE OF THINGS TO DO…

For many years I've been doing a lot of "thinking about doing outdoors stuff". Fishing. Mountain biking. Hiking. Skiing. Etcetera-ing. You name just one of the endless activities available in Kimberley and I promise that I've thought about actually doing that activity. I'm hoping that moving to this part of the country will be the catalyst to go from thinking to doing. I mean, why move out to a beautiful mountain town if you're not going to partake in beautiful mountain stuff?

There's also an EVENTS COMING UP page + EVENTS CALENDAR that lists ALL (or at least MOST) of the events & happenings in the Kimberley area (because it's kinda nice to know what's going on)… so hit me up if you've got an event or happening coming up.

As this site progresses, expect info and features on any and everything wonderful that lies just outside the door (assuming your door opens out onto Highway 95 eh). I've got a personal 'THINGS TO DO / CHECK OUT' list for living here (got any 'must do' suggestions? send them my way) and I'm planning on crossing those things off, one blog post at a time. And probably posting some random things and thoughts as well.