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Powell River is situated at the bottom of Desolation Sound, with picturesque coastal and mountain views that you won't find anywhere else in the world. This prime location offers excellent sailing, fishing, kayaking, whale watching and other exciting seafaring opportunities.


The Nootka Ridge property is surrounded by lush forests and trails for hiking and mountain biking. These stunning forests are full of ancient fir and cedar trees, with some estimated to be around 1000 years old! These easily accessible trails can be taken right from the Nootka Ridge property- providing an excellent way to stay active while at the same time enjoying the fresh air and the impressive forest views. 


As a coastal city, Powell River is known for its proximity to many spectacular beaches. Visit the main beaches right in town or travel up the coast to find more secluded beaches. Willingdon beach is generally recognized as the heart of Powell River. It's the place in town where folks tend to convene for picnics, beach days, and various local festivals during the summer months. 




Powell River offers a wide variety of dining options from around the world. The chefs here take pride in supplying fresh, local ingredients for their guests. Being a coastal city, Powell River is known for their selection of seafood restaurants. Be sure to visit both the Seasider Bistro and the Laughing Oyster restaurant for fresh, high quality seafood and breathtaking ocean views.


The Sunshine Coast is the perfect place for both avid and relaxed golfers seeking easy access to courses. The Myrtle Point Golf Club is located right in Powell River. With 4 sets of tees, Myrtle Point guarantees a great golfing experience to all levels of ability. If you're seeking more variety, travel down the coast or take a quick ferry to Vancouver Island to find more stunning courses. 


The Powell Forest Canoe Route is one of the finest canoe journeys in the province. Expect enrapturing visuals: soaring coastal mountains laden with cedar, fir, and spruce trees overlook fjord-like waters, and wildlife sightings from bald eagles to black bears.


Powell River, BC

Rated the best place to live in Canada



Experience west coast living in an adult oriented community designed for the active lifestyle. Perched on the hills above Powell River and surrounded by lush green forest, Nootka Ridge is a five-minute drive to the waterfront and downtown Powell River. Choose from a range of available floor plans and finishes. Homes include professionally landscaped front yards and 1-2 car garages. 

Community facilities include a gym and community centre, creating an active, social environment within the community. Take a day off from the gym and choose one of the many fun outdoor activities available to you such as hiking, biking, swimming, golfing and more! Or organize community events with your neighbours in a friendly, tight-knit community.

The quality of your home and finishings will amaze you and the economical monthly lot rent will free up more of your equity so you can travel and do all the things you want to do. Enjoy the privacy of your own home in a community of like-minded people from your generation. 

"My decision to join the Nootka Ridge community was based first on affordability - the price of my home was very reasonable and affordable considering the high quality of my home's construction with regard to the interior and exterior finishes, both of which exceeded my highest expectations."                      

                                                                                                - Chris Drummond, Powell River

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