Formerly Hermitage Lodge & Cabins

Come to the beautiful Columbia River Valley, where MRC Lodge & Cabins can be your comfortable base for exploring the region.

You can easily reach five of Canada’s great national parks: Banff, Yoho, Kootenay, Bugaboo and Glacier. The town of Golden, the location of the Kicking Horse ski area, is less than half an hour away.

MRC overlooks the Columbia Wetlands, one of the world’s living natural treasures. Explore this hotspot of biodiversity. More than 260 bird species, numerous fish, reptiles, amphibians, mammal species and countless invertebrates have been recorded. It’s a wetlands of international importance.

In the midst of this lively yet peaceful beauty, our Main Lodge, Cabins and Chalet all have excellent views of the Purcell Mountains and the Columbia River. Listen to the birds in the summer and enjoy the silence of snow in the winter. Relax, refresh and contemplate in our tranquil environment. Or use this as a restful stop after your busy day of outdoor activities or sightseeing tours. MRC works well for family reunions, workshops, and group retreats too!