There are 2 beaches in Invermere (Kinsmen and James Chabot), and one beach in Windermere. Another beach is located south of Fairmont Hot Springs in the village of Canal Flats.
Timbers Resort rentals have direct access to the beach on Columbia Lake.
A broad, sandy beach backed with open, grassy play areas offers pleasant surroundings for families who enjoy lake-shore recreation. Windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking, swimming are popular activities. There is an adventure playground and a volleyball court.