The South Thompson Valley area of Kamloops, BC emcompasses a large region beginning at Yellowhead Highway # 5 and stretching past the Rivershore Golf Course. The vast area covers a variety of neighborhoods and communities providing ample diversity in the housing market. There is a mixture of suburban style subdivisions and large acreage properties throughout the South Thompson Valley making the area attractive for buyers of all types. One of the bigger residential areas that falls within the South Thompson Valley is Sienna Ridge, which is a collection of roughly 100 single family detached homes. Beyond the handful of newer residential developments, the area also features a number of mobile home communities as well. There are plenty of things to see and do in South Thompson Valley such as spend the day at the Rivershore Golf Course (which also features its own residential community) or tour one of the two area wineries. The majority of shopping and amenities can be found in Kamloops as the area isn’t home to many commercial or retail districts. That being said a quick drive into the city will have residents accessing a wide number of shopping areas, restaurants, entertainment venues and more.
Students residing in South Thompson Valley are typically bussed to nearby elementary schools such as Dallas Elementary or Robert L. Clemitson Elementary.
High School students in South Thompson Valley are also provided bussing and typically attend Sal-Hali Secondary School in Kamloops.