Ski by lantern light at the annual Larch Hills Nordics Lantern Ski happening December 29th, from 5:00 to 9:00 pm. It’s a must do magical holiday experience. Learn more here.
Wander the foreshore trail in Salmon Arm and watch in wonder the amazing variety of birds in the bay. Walking maps available here.
Skmana Lake Trails offers 18 kilometres of nordic trails. A great way to spend a quiet day is to snowshoe up, down and around the lake. Be sure to stop in to the picture perfect warming hut along the way. Get the latest conditions here.
Enjoy good old fashioned fun in a horse-drawn open sleigh. Walters Family Sleigh Rides in Tappen is a family favourite during the holiday season. Reach them at 250 835-8384.
There are outdoor skating rinks in the Shuswap (weather dependent). Check the status of both Farrell’s Fields in Celista and the Sorrento-Blind Bay Community Park here.
Did you know the Shuswap has some of the best alpine sledding in Canada? The crews are eager to get grooming and you can keep up to date on conditions and openings here.