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Beautiful, Casual, Down to Earth – Welcome to the Shuswap

June 30, 2020

Beautiful, Casual, Down to Earth – Welcome to the Shuswap Effective Thursday June 25, 2020, British Columbia is in Phase 3 of its Restart Plan which allows for smart, safe and respectful travel within the province. Read all about us The heart of the traditional territories of the Secwepemc, the “meeting of the waters”, the…

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Shuswap 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

December 14, 2020

It is December and the holiday season is here! With that brings the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping.  Browse and shop at our local boutiques and stores, they’ve got what you need and likely a little more. Our retailers are keen to meet your needs and offer a thoughtful selection of goods and goodies,…

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Appetite for adventure – winter fun in Enderby and Armstrong

December 10, 2020

Ashton Creek’s very own Tundra Baird casts an enthusiast lens on the many outdoor winter activities in the Enderby and Armstrong area. The former television news videographer and now Enderby city councillor’s appetite for adventure includes a weekly hike up the Tplaqin Trail (Enderby Cliffs). Be sure to pack your crampons come winter and grab…

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Serendipity in Salmon Arm – Winter Wanders and Wonders

November 25, 2020

As the age old adage goes, wherever we roam, there’s no place like home. Such is clearly the case for Jesse Ziercke. Born and raised in Salmon Arm, at 18, his first job was as a bellman at the Prestige Harbourfront Resort. After some time working in Kamloops, Kelowna and Calgary, in 2019, he returned…

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Find Your #MeTime in the Shuswap: 5 Ways to Start Your Year Off Right

October 26, 2020

There’s no denying our love for the holidays. Especially in the Shuswap, it’s a magical time of year when even the snowfall seems to make the season feel warmer, if only in our hearts. But for all their joy, the holidays can be equally exhausting. With the new year comes an ideal time to unwind…

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Six Shuswap Cabins For A Romantic Winter Getaway

October 18, 2020

BC’s capital of cozy The new year is already moving full steam ahead. Eager to slow it down and spend time with the people you love? Luckily, there’s no time like the present to hit the pause button and take your loved ones on a wintry weekend escape in the Shuswap. Whether you enjoy exploring…

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Pride comes alive in Salmon Arm

October 13, 2020

Wednesday October 14 marks the beginning of @SalmonArmPridePoject inaugural Pride Arts & Awareness Festival. In the planning for over a year, and vastly reconfigured to adhere to COVID health protocols, the organizing committee has been overwhelmed by the love, support and contribution of the LGBTQ2S+ community, their allies, and the community at large. The festival…

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5 Family-Friendly Activities To Enjoy In The Shuswap This Winter

October 8, 2020

  Winter in the Shuswap offers winter adventure at a calmer pace than you might find at a busy ski hill and there’s no shortage of adventures here. You can take your youngest on his or her first sled ride, your grandparents for a walk on their favourite Nordic trail or try fat biking all…

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Singularly Salmon Arm

August 14, 2020

Salmon Arm is on the bay of one of the four arms of Shuswap Lake.The largest of the 8 areas in the Shuswap, it’s the service and shopping hub and it’s got plenty else to offer.   Start your Saturday at Cafe Tasse in the Prestige Inn Harbourfront Resort. In this french cafe, the answer…

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Ace your day in Chase

At the north-western edge of the Shuswap region is Chase right off the Trans Canada Highway between Kamloops and Salmon Arm. The village is the first golf cart friendly community in Canada so enjoy the leisurely pace on local streets.   And speaking of leisurely, start your day at Inside Out Coffee House for breakfast.…

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North Shuswap Serenity

August 13, 2020

Sundays in the Shuswap are typically laid back. No more so than in the North Shu, so named because it’s on the north shore of Shuswap Lake accessed off the Trans Canada Highway at the Squilax Anglemont Road turn off. Start it off with the famous Quaaout Lodge Sunday brunch then head directly to Tsútswecw…

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