Okanagan Valley Quiz Test your knowledge of the Okanagan Valley How much do you know about the Okanagan Valley? You have 8 minutes to complete this quiz. Welcome to your 15 Question Okanagan Valley Quiz 1) What is the largest community in the Central Okanagan Valley? Vernon Penticton Kelowna Lake Country2) How many km of SHORELINE are along the eastern shore of Okanagan Lake? 100 km 200 km 270 km 400 km3) How wide is Okanagan Lake at its widest point? 1 km 5 km 20 km 50 km4) What cities are on either end of Okanagan Lake? Lake Country on the south and Vernon on the north. Penticton on the south and Vernon on the north. Penticton on the south and Lake Country on the north. Vernon on the south and Penticton on the north.5) What is Kelowna’s average daytime temperature in the summer? 20 degrees C 27 degrees C 32 degrees C 35 degrees C6) Which fruits are first to harvest in the Okanagan Valley? Cherries & apricots Cherries & pears Peaches & apricots Cherries & apples7) What part of the Okanagan Valley has been described as one of the most beautiful parts of the Trans Canada Trail? Penticton canal Lake Country boulevard Kettle Valley Railbed City Park8) How long is the usual golf season in Kelowna? March through November March through October February through November April through November9) The Okanagan Fall Wine Festival in October is ___? In the 2005 issue of the Guinness Book of World Records Ranked by the American Business Association as one of North America’s top 100 events Held in the spring Ranked by the Canadian Restaurant Association as one of Canada’s top 10 events10) The Kettle Valley Railway Trail in Myra Canyon take you ___? Nowhere. It was bulldozed over due to lack of use. Over 18 wooden trestles and through 2 tunnels. Over 15 wooden trestles and through 3 tunnels. Over 19 wooden trestles and through 3 tunnels.11) What 3 minerals did the Kettle Valley Railroad ship from the mountains above Kelowna? Tungsten, silver & gold Molybdium, silver & gold Copper, silver & gold Copper, silver & lead12) How many Kettle Valley Railbed trestles were damaged in the 2003 Okanagan Mountain Park fire? 12 All of them 6 313) How much did it cost to replace all of the damaged trestles? No one knows. The government is too embarrassed to admit it. $18.9 million $2 million $4 million14) In what year were the Myra Canyon trestles reopened after reconstruction? 2005 2008 2012 201715) Where in Kelowna can you feel a live crocodile? Nowhere. That would be illegal. Roaming Reptiles Kelowna Zoo Croc Talk ZooPlease fill in the comment box below. Name Enhance your social media marketing. Learn how to create a quiz of this type. It’s free.