The Nelson airport is very small and is for charters and helicopter flights only. The Castlegar airport is a 30 min drive. The Cranbrook airport is a 3 hour drive. There is BC Transit bus and taxi service from Castlegar to Nelson.
Amtrak's closest stops are in Whitefish MT, Sandpoint ID, and Spokane WA.
GNRHS has organized a shuttlebus charter from Spokane for $131.25 each way. Depart to Nelson Friday, Sept 18th afternoon. Return to Spokane Thursday, Sept 24th. Details available through GNRHS.org.
For more information, contact Scott Calvert, Co-Chair, Nelson 2022.