A DISTILLERY ON EVERY BLOCK!

December 14, 2016 0

>> BY  Peter Worden It’s official: Revelstoke is in the midst of a booze boom. Two new craft distilleries are being built as we speak, and as Revy’s hometown fav

BROTHELS, OPIUM & REVY’S ORIGINAL ROCKSTARS

December 14, 2016 0

>> BY  Peter Worden It’s no secret Revelstoke was born a masculine logging and rail town a little rough around the edges. Brothels abounded. So did hotel bars, illegal stills

W.T.H. IS PIRATE’S COVE?

September 1, 2016 0

Ahoy, matey!—next time sailing the mighty Eagle River, drop yer anchor at this here lagoon west of Revelstoke. Pirate’s Cove is a fine place to visit with your favourite wench

MEET THE EVANSESESESES

September 1, 2016 0

>>BY PETERWORDEN It’s been years since David and Shelley Evans stayed at the Tree Hotel in the Lule River valley of Sweden. The destination getaway of a half-dozen tree pods

DON’T FEAR THE INNKEEPER

September 1, 2016 0

  >> BY PETERWORDEN Ever watch the 1997 horror film the Cube? It’s the one where everyone is imprisoned in a gigantic, mechanized cube booby-trapped with flamethrowers and razor wire

TINY HOMES, A GIANT MIDDLE FINGER

September 1, 2016 0

>>BY PETER WORDEN Jocoah Sorensen is a handy dude. His day job is working at Tree Construction, but “just because it was something on my mind,” he decided to do

ONE HELLUVA HOTEL

September 1, 2016 0

  The 1911 McKinnon Block is getting a major face-lift. Owner Stephen Jenkins shows the view from Revy’s first rooftop patio. PHOTO PETER WORDEN >> BY PETER WORDEN Welcome to the

DANCING DONNA HANNAH*

September 1, 2016 0

>> BY PETER WORDEN Climbing atop her woodpile the other day, Donna Hannah says a stranger stopped to remark, “You’re pretty agile for a 50-year-old.” The surefooted 84-year-old still chops,

A BRAVE NEW REVELSTOKE

September 1, 2016 0

>> BY PETER WORDEN Greg Hoffart has a dirty mind—dirty as in D.I.R.T.T, or “Do It Right The First Time.”  It’s the sort of ‘measure-twice, cut- once’ mentality you want when talking

TRAILER TOWN

September 1, 2016 0

Roughly one in five homes in Revelstoke is a trailer. Many of them sit on prime land close to downtown. But trailers are caught in a funny neither-nor where as

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