With the mildest climate in  Canada and over 2000 hours of yearly desert sunshine, Osoyoos is blessed with Canada's finest weather, offering a perfect year-round place to live and play. Situated in one of the few desert climates in Canada , this unique ecosystem together with the moderating effect of the warmest lake in  Canada provides the necessary ingredients for the production of award winning wines as well as the earliest ripening tree fruit in the country. Osoyoos and the Okanagan  Valley is the home to an ever expanding wine industry. Cottage wineries dot the landscape offering amazing vintages together with five star cuisine. From its kaleidoscope of activities on the lake to its championship golf courses and the ever expanding ski slopes of Mount  Baldy , Osoyoos has something for everyone. As the fastest growing community in the Okanagan, Osoyoos is awakening from its slumber as more and more people discover this well kept secret. Once you experience the undiscovered wonderland of Osoyoos and the  South Okanagan you will understand why more and more people are choosing this simpler lifestyle.