The Westbank Cemetery is idyllically located on the northeast bench of Carrot Mountain, above Smith Creek ravine, and captures expansive views that allow visitors to take in the beauty of Okanagan Lake and the Monashee Mountains.
The 8.2 acre memorial gardens are located at 3200 Elliott Road.
The cemetery has been the traditional resting place for community families and pioneers since 1925.
The Westbank Cemetery provides:
Interment sites (plots)
Columbaria and mausoleums
A memorial walkway
In memoriam benches and trees
Memorial marker installations
Please call 778-797-8875 for more information.
Creating a Peaceful Memorial Garden
Since 2013, the City of West Kelowna has invested approximately $1.3 milllion to expand and transform the Westbank Cemetery into a memorial garden, capture the surrounding natural beauty and create a place of serenity that honours the memory of loved ones.
The cemetery facility has been expanded along the eastern slope to include:
A memorial path with cremation plots;
Additional interment plots
A memorial pathway and staircases
The eastern viewpoint has been enhanced to include:
The cemetery has been transformed from barren sand and rock to a memorial meadow with meandering pathways lined with thousands of trees, shrubs and perennials. Other improvements include:
3200 Elliott Road
West Kelowna, BC
To view the cemetery and determine the availability of space, please go to the cemetery map viewer:
Traveling From Kelowna: Proceed south on Highway 97 over the William R. Bennett Bridge and continue for approximately 11 kilometres to Elliott Rd.; turn right on Elliott Road and travel for one kilometre; stay left around first sharp curve and continue on Elliott Road for another one kilometre until the second sharp corner. The cemetery is located near the top of the curve. Access the cemetery via a driveway on the left.
Traveling From Peachland or Coquihalla Connector: Proceed north on Highway 97 past/from the Coquihalla Connector Interchange. From the interchange exit point continue north on Highway 97 approximately 4 kilometres until you reach Elliott Road; turn right on Elliot Road. Directions are now same as above.