Cranbrook makes for a great home base to daytrip around the Kootenays, but if you stop and see what there is to do in town, you just might never want to leave.
I did a last minute google search for the documents you need to cross border today. I had fingers crossed hoping it would just be a birth certificate and driver’s license. Finger crossing doesn’t work in the days after 9/11. To cross the border, you now need a passport.