Shannon Lake is a developing and popular neighbourhood situated with mountain views overlooking West Kelowna and the Okanagan Lake. It is the third most populated neighbourhood in the city, following Glenrosa and Rose Valley. Shannon Lake is ideal for young active families who enjoy outdoor activities and being part of a strong community. It offers a range of amenities from golfing, hiking, fishing and biking. Centred around the shores of Shannon Lake, the neighbourhood features the greens of Shannon Lake Golf Course and the trails and fishing opportunities of Shannon Lake Regional Park. Shannon Lake Elementary School and Constable Neil Bruce Middle School are located in the neighbourhood.
Smith Creek is ideal for families who desire spacious living and enjoy recreational activities such as hiking and biking. An assortment of trails and varied terrain make Smith Creek the perfect playground for the avid adventurist. A rural landscape and numerous working farms offer residents opportune access to local produce and give the area an agricultural feel. However, with the close proximity of Westbank Centre, residents can still access urban amenities for their shopping and dining convenience. Several family homes, small acreages and active farms exist in the region.