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Tourism Nicola Valley Celebrates Arrival of State-of-the-Art Groomers for Merritt Snowmobile Club, Thanks to BC Destination Development Fund

Feb 13, 2024

Tourism Nicola Valley Celebrates Arrival of State-of-the-Art Groomers for Merritt Snowmobile Club, Thanks to BC Destination Development Fund
Merritt, BC, Canada – February 13th

Tourism Nicola Valley is thrilled to announce the arrival of brand-new snowmobile groomers for the Merritt Snowmobile Club, enhancing winter tourism opportunities in the breathtaking Nicola Valley region. This significant upgrade was made possible through a $513,798 grant from the Government of B.C. through the Destination Development Fund.

The Merritt Snowmobile Club, a vital contributor to the local outdoor recreation scene, is set to elevate the winter experience for locals and visitors alike with these cutting-edge groomers. The BC Destination Development Fund's support underscores the government's commitment to fostering tourism growth in communities across the province.

Key Features of the Groomers:

1. Enhanced Trail Quality: The newly acquired groomers boast advanced technology that ensures the creation of perfectly groomed trails, offering snowmobilers an unparalleled riding experience in the picturesque landscapes of Merritt and the surrounding areas.
2. Increased Safety Measures: Safety is paramount, and these groomers are equipped with the latest safety features to ensure the well-being of snowmobilers. The improved trail conditions will contribute to reducing risks and enhancing overall safety.
3. Extended Riding Season: The upgraded grooming equipment will enable the Merritt Snowmobile Club to maintain high-quality trails for an extended winter season, attracting snowmobile enthusiasts from far and wide to experience the beauty of the Nicola Valley.
4. Positive Economic Impact: As the quality of snowmobiling experiences improves, the region anticipates a positive economic impact with increased tourism, contributing to the prosperity of local businesses and the community as a whole.
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Tourism Nicola Valley expresses gratitude to the BC Government's Destination Development Fund for recognizing the potential of winter tourism in Merritt and supporting initiatives that enhance the overall visitor experience.

“The arrival of these much needed groomers will enhance the riding experience in the Nicola Valley making the region one of top riding areas in the province,” Simon Rizzardo – VP Merritt Snowmobile Club.

For more information on the Merritt Snowmobile Club and winter tourism opportunities in the Nicola Valley, please contact Melvina White at [email protected] or visit www.TourismNicolaValley.com.

About Tourism Nicola Valley:
Tourism Nicola Valley is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and enhancing tourism opportunities in the Nicola Valley region. With a focus on sustainable tourism development, the organization works collaboratively with local businesses, communities, and government agencies to showcase the natural beauty and cultural richness of the area.

Company Contact Information:

Logo Tourism Nicola Valley
Company: Tourism Nicola Valley
Contact Name: Greg Girard
Contact Phone: 778-585-1878
Contact Email: [email protected]
Company Website: www.TourismNicolaValley.com
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