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Marina MacGyver with Ninja Skills

ABOUT SUNSHINE Sunshine Houseboats operate 8 charter houseboats, various motorized and non-motorized small water craft, a marina store with fuel, boat moorage, mechanical services, a waterpark and a small partially serviced campground. Yes, basically we do everything....

Pirates on Lake Koocanusa

PETER PAN themed Event at Sunshine Marina on Lake Koocanusa – August 1 & 2, 2015 We invited the public to take part in our 2nd Annual themed event. No purchase was necessary, we only encouraged non-perishable items for the local food bank. This year our event...

Koocanusa Activities

Enjoying your family fun vacation or whooping it up with friends, Sunshine Houseboats on Lake Koocanusa has the answer! Whether you’re renting a houseboat for a 3 night weekend, week long voyage or just an overnight adventure – we have you covered! Okay, so you have...

Easy Camping Recipies

The summer season is fast approaching and while enjoying the outdoors, beach sand in your toes, the sounds of nature all around but then you hear a familiar sound…grumbles can be heard from beneath your waistline.  Suppertime! But what to cook? Here are some great...

Packing like a Pro

Smart Packing can be such a chore but it doesn’t have to be. Due to the number of items we provide to you on your houseboat and with the tips provided you will be packed up in no time! Packing your clothes: Ladies, it’s a Vacation, leave the closet at home!  Pack up...

Unique Idea – Vacation Scrapbook

Want an idea for something unique to do for your houseboat vacation? Start a vacation Scrapbook! It is easy enough to do and everyone can contribute. Collect memorabilia along the beautiful warm sandy beaches, add some flowers or leaves and dry press them. Add to it...

Sunshine Houseboats & Marina
Sunshine Houseboats & Marina added 2 new photos.Monday, March 27th, 2017 at 10:16am
MARK YOUR CALENDAR | August 5th | Superheroes Event

Our 4th Annual Themed Event - Dress as your favourite superhero to participate in our event and Enter to Win prizes while having tons of FUN!

No purchase necessary - public event

#batman #superman #wonderwoman #superhero #entertowin #lakekoocanusa #sunshinemarina
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Sunshine Houseboats & MarinaSaturday, March 25th, 2017 at 9:03am
WATER FUN | Boating, tubing, water skiing, wake boarding or just exploring the lake. We have boats, skis, tubes and wake boards for rent so you may bring your adventurous side - OUT!

#speedboat #tubing #waterski #wakeboard #familyfun #lakelife
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Sunshine Houseboats & MarinaFriday, March 24th, 2017 at 8:24am
SUN SAND and KIDS | Some tips when bringing the kids to the lake this summer

#beaches #sensorylearning #endlessplacestoexplore #lakekoocanusa
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Sunshine Houseboats & MarinaThursday, March 23rd, 2017 at 1:30am
SUNRISE | Each morning is a new day for exploration of our beautiful lake and area. Grab your morning cuppa and enjoy 🙂

#sunrise #breathtaking #mountains #scenery #calmness #morningglory #lakekoocanusa #lakelife #hellobc
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Sunshine Houseboats & Marina added 4 new photos.Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 at 9:10am
CONTEST TIME We are adding to our Paddle Board fleet this year and want your input. Please view the three attached options! Then, simply Like this post, Share it and Comment below which Paddle Board you would most like to use on Lake Koocanusa this summer.

One person will receive one day of FREE Paddle Board rentals for two this summer from Sunshine Houseboats & Marina.

Don't forget to SHARE FOR EXTRA ENTRIES into our draw!
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Sunshine Houseboats & MarinaTuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 8:30am
Are you a part of a non-profit that supports our youth?
Are you in the East Kootenays/Elk Valley?
Do you have a truck?
Lots of volunteers?

If you answered yes to these questions then call us! We may be able to help you with the donation of our pop bottles/beer cans etc that are collected during the summer months.