North & South BX Houses for Sale
Search all North & South BX Houses for Sale and real estate listings below. North & South BC is a neighbourhood in Vernon, BC. Today, as you drive through the neighbourhoods of North and South BX, you will be greeted by lush farms and beautiful acreages and orchards.
Properties in this neighbourhood provide breathtaking mountain views, and several hiking, biking, and walking trails are only steps away. Be sure to register for a free account so that you can receive email alerts whenever new North & South BX properties come on the market.
Real Estate in North & South BX
The real estate in both North BX and South BX communities is a combination of single-family homes on larger-than-city lots, along with a variety of small acreages and hobby farms. The South BX mainly contains much of the agricultural land reserve in the Greater Vernon area. In North BX, you will find large single-family homes on sprawling lots, many of which have valley views. Furthermore, many of these properties have detached barns, workshops and garages.
The schools that service these neighbourhoods are Hillview Elementary School, Silver Star Elementary School, BX Elementary School, École Beairsto Elementary, Vernon Senior Secondary School, and Vernon Christian School.
About North & South BX, Vernon, BC
In Vernon, BC, North and South BX neighbourhoods hold their name from the Barnard Express stagecoach line used throughout the region. The Bernard Express established a 6,000-acre horse ranch in the area, which contributed to the founding of Vernon.
North and South BX border the Silver Star Provincial Park creating a tranquil neighbourhood while only a short 5-minute drive from all the amenities in bustling downtown Vernon.
The BX neighbourhoods are south of Highway 6 and north to the Swan Lake junction on Highway 97. These neighbourhoods are perfect for people who enjoy that country living while still close to the city and amenities.
Things To Do in North & South BX
The BX Falls is just northeast of Vernon. This hike is about 3 km and takes approximately two hours. It's not difficult to go off the trail, enjoy the streaming creek, climb over the logs, and around the trees. The falls itself is at the bottom of steep steps. The beautiful, lush scenery is well worth climbing down and back up. Even on hot Okanagan summer days, it is cool by the creek and well shaded. A great day to spend with the whole family.
Silver Star Mountain Resort
This resort may have a small-town feel, but the big mountain is real. Silver Star is a local favourite and is a short 30-minute drive from Vernon, making it the perfect destination for the day or weekend. Whether you're on the hunt for the best powder to shred, a brisk skate, or even just to relax with hot cocoa, Silver Star has everything you are looking for. Even those new to hitting the mountain slopes can have an epic day with lessons and rentals.
Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre
Not far from North & South BX, Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre was created a little over 40 years ago and is known as a world-class cross-country ski resort. It is about 22 km northeast of Vernon, elevated at 1,660 meters, with over 50 km of groomed trails for the avid winter sports fan. Sovereign Lake hosts events like world youth junior champions, and they also have instructional classes and three-day courses.
BX Press Cidery and Orchard
Experience authentic ciders thoughtfully crafted from BC-grown apples. BX Press Cidery and Orchard is a third-generation orchard, open for bottle and apple sales, with tastings and a menu you should be sure to check out. Make sure to visit their website to book your appointment.
Hillview Golf Club
Vernon's Only 18-Hole Executive Golf Course, Hillview Golf Club, was established in 1986 and has a course for all skill levels. Book a tee time and choose from men's night, ladies night, group bookings, or schedule yourself some lessons on their website.