TRAVEL TO AND FROM ROUND LAKE
IF YOU ARE DRIVING:
Round Lake Treatment Centre is located 25 km north of Vernon on Highway 97. The Painted Turtle Lodge is located just behind the gym on the eastern edge of the property overlooking a wooded slope to the lake. Transportation will be provided for program activities and trips to Vernon on Saturdays.
If you are driving from Vernon, British Columbia follow Highway 97 towards Armstrong, B.C. At the Swan Lake junction, turn left under the overpass and continue on Highway 97. On the way to the Centre you will pass O'Keefe Ranch on your right and the Motoplex Speedway on your left. About 15 minutes after leaving Vernon, the two-lane road (Highway 97) will turn into four lanes. Shortly after you are on the four-lane, you will see a sign to your right indicating Round Lake Treatment Centre. Turn off onto Round Lake Road (a gravel road) and follow the signs to the Centre. The Centre is approximately five minutes from the main highway.
If you are driving from Kamloops, British Columbia take the Trans Canada Highway north away from Kamloops until you come to the Monte Creek/Highway 97 junction. Turn right and follow the highway through the town of Falkland. About 10 minutes after Falkland, the two-lane highway will turn into four lanes. Five minutes later, on the left, you will see the Round Lake Treatment Centre sign. Turn left onto Round Lake Road (a gravel road) and follow the signs to the Centre. The Centre is approximately five minutes from the main highway.
IF YOU ARE TAKING THE GREYHOUND BUS:
Purchase a ticket to the Vernon Greyhound Depot. At the Greyhound Bus Depot hire a taxi to take you to Round Lake. Taxi service to Round Lake is $60.00 one-way via Vernon Taxi (250-545-3337).
IF YOU ARE FLYING:
Book a flight to the Kelowna Airport. Airport shuttle service is available for $46 by reservation only through Let's Go Transportation at (778) 821-0101 or www.letsgotransportation.ca. Cab fare from Vernon to Round Lake Treatment Centre is now $60.00 (one way) and is payable to Vernon Taxi (250-545-3337).