The region is home to the Kelowna Maple Leafs, one of the original 6 NHL hockey teams. There are also many junior and minor league teams within the Greater Kelowna Area (GTA).
At the school league level, thousands of kids are involved in minor hockey in Kelowna.
The Kelowna Rockets are a major junior ice hockey team based in Kelowna, British Columbia. The Rockets play in the Western Hockey League, out of the Canadian Hockey League. They play their home games at Prospera Place.