Vernon, British Columbia
Vernon is a Canadian city in British Columbia, Canada. Vernon is in the south-central region of British Columbia and in the North Okanagan region. At the 2006 consensus, 33,846 people were living there. Vernon was named one of the top six most desirable communities to retire to in North America by Consumer Reports in 2005. Vernon has a BCHL (British Columbia Hockey League) ice hockey team called the Vernon Vipers.