The RC Scene in Kamloops & Vernon

June 8th 2022

BC has so much to offer for indoor and outdoor sports, including plenty of RC clubs, tracks, airfields, and groups! RC Nation is based in the heart of it, with a store location in Kamloops, BC, we’re here to provide you with all your RC-related needs. In the Kamloops & Vernon area, RC airplanes are a popular choice, but land vehicles are not left out! Take a look at some of the popular locations and groups.

Clubs & Spaces:

Thompson Valley R/C Race Club & Raceway

Thompson Valley RC Race Club is located beside Valleyview Arena in Kamloops. The club races both on and off-road at the outdoor track beside the Valleyview Arena from April to September, and uses an indoor track at Sahali Mall during the winter months!

Kamloops Model Airplane Society

If your interests are up in the air, Kamloops Model Airplane Society may have what you’re looking for! They have a paved airfield and clubhouse just north of Kamloops for your regular flights, and frequently host events.

High Country Flyers

High Country Flyers uses locations in Kamloops, Logan Lake, and Valemount for both regular flying and events. Whether you’re new to the hobby, or an experienced RC flyer, you’re welcome at High Country Flyers!

Vernon RC Aeromodelers Society

Need a place to fly your RC planes in the Vernon area? Vernon RC Aeromodelers Society has got it! Their airfield features 600 feet of runway to be used by members and their guests.

Facebook Groups:

Hill Gorillaz RC Club

Join this private Kamloops-based Facebook group for RC rock crawling, rock bouncing and rock racing fanatics. Hill Gorillaz hosts local events featuring some of Kamloops’ most spectacular terrain. They are open to drivers of all levels and are focused on fun and the community of RC.

Interior No Prep Drag Racing

This group caters to the BC Interior, giving you a space to discuss all things RC drag racing! Bring your box-stock drag car and race the Novice class for fun or your highly customized Outlaw class drag car and test your vehicle setup and driving skills against the best drivers.

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