Map of Nelson Craft Breweries

Nelson's Beer Guide was last updated Jun 02, 2023 - if you’re looking for craft beer in your area, then jump over to the Map of Nelson Breweries. It’s a visual guide to Nelson's popular breweries and their beers.

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List of Craft Breweries Nelson

Nelson's Beer Guide has 3 craft breweries listed on JustBeer. Check out each company for more information about their business and beers.

  • Backroads Brewing Company

    Nelson, British Columbia, Canada

    Small batch, award-winning ales and lagers brewed smack-dab in the heart of Nelson.

  • Nelson Brewing Company

    Nelson, British Columbia, Canada

    The Nelson Brewing Company is an all-organic craft brewery located in Nelson BC, the cultural and recreational heart of the West Kootenay re...

  • Torchlight Brewing Co.

    Nelson, British Columbia, Canada

    We're a local nano-brewery that sells 1L and 2L growlers!

Recently-Added Nelson Craft Beers

There are over 30 beers listed from Nelson breweries on JustBeer. Browse recently-added beers or scroll down and browse beers by style.

Recently-Added Nelson Craft Beers

Torchlight Brewing Co.

Level Up Lager

American Adjunct Lager
Torchlight Brewing Co.

Putin Huilo

English Strong Ale
Nelson Brewing Company

Passion Fruit Session Ale

Seasonal Fruit / Vegetable Beer
Nelson Brewing Company

Strawberry Lime Sour

Seasonal American Wild / Sour Ale
Nelson Brewing Company

Clever Fox Apricot Saison

Saison / Farmhouse Ale
Nelson Brewing Company

Hyperbolic Bumbleberry Smoothie IPA

Belgian IPA
Nelson Brewing Company

Valhalla Hazy Pale Ale

American Pale Ale (APA)
Nelson Brewing Company

Fjord Hopper Kveik IPA

American IPA
Nelson Brewing Company

Bramble On Organic Raspberry Wheat Ale

American Pale Wheat Ale
Nelson Brewing Company

Take Er Easy Amber Ale

American Amber / Red Ale
Torchlight Brewing Co.

The Big Squeezy Stone Fruit Pale Ale

American Pale Ale (APA)
Nelson Brewing Company

Night Lights Tropical IPA

American IPA
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Nelson Beer Guide – Find the Best Craft Breweries in ZNL

The Nelson Beer Guide is your resource for a list of Nelson breweries and beers. Find the best craft beers and craft breweries in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada.

Looking to visit a craft brewery in Nelson, B.C.? Nelson’s craft beer community is ever-growing and with multiple breweries in Nelson, it can be hard to keep track of all the new microbreweries, taprooms and brewpubs opening up in the city. That’s why JustBeer’s Nelson Beer Guide is continually updated to help you find the best craft beers and new craft breweries in Nelson, B.C.

Whether you’re looking to check out ZNL’s brewery trail or you’re just looking for a good craft beer downtown, the Nelson Beer Directory will help you find the best breweries serving your favourite craft beer styles on tap in Nelson.


What is the Nelson Beer Guide?

The Nelson Beer Guide or Nelson Brewery Guide was created to help Nelson locals and visitors discover the city’s growing craft beer scene. We believe finding good beer and great craft breweries should be easy. With breweries popping up all over the city, the Beer Guide is designed to help beer lovers find craft beers in Nelson by style, flavour profile and more.


How do I add a beer/brewery to the Nelson Beer Guide?

The Nelson Brewery Directory is managed by the JustBeer team and our readers! If there is a new brewery opening in Nelson, a new Nelson beer release or a brewery/beer we’ve missed, let us know! Contribute to the online Nelson beer community.


Find Craft Beer in Nelson – Tap into the ZNL Craft Beer Scene:

Ready to find the best beers in Nelson? Using the Nelson Beer Guide, you’ll never have to face the disappointment of not being able to find your favourite brew or beer style again!

Whether you’re visiting Nelson or you’re a local – this beer guide is here to help you discover new beers and where to find the best craft beer in Nelson.

Using the Nelson Beer Directory, you can find:


Find the Best Breweries in Nelson, BC – How to Use the ZNL’s Beer Guide:


Nelson Brewery List

Using the Nelson Craft Beer Guide to find local beers is easy. Visit the Beer Guides page on JustBeer, then select “Nelson” to view a list of Nelson craft breweries or the Nelson brewery map.


Nelson Craft Brewery Map

Want to make your own personalized Nelson Brewery Tour? Well, let us be your travel guide! Use the ZNL Beer Guide to see a map of breweries in Nelson and create your own beer tasting and brewery tour!

Take your exploring of ZNL’s beer scene a step further by stopping by one of Nelson’s local beer events. The world of beer is so much fun when you #DrinkLocal.