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The North Shuswap Waterfall Tour | Shuswap Lake

July 20, 2022

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram     The North Shuswap is located on the north side of Shuswap Lake and is accessed by the Squilax-Anglemont Road, just off Highway 1. From Skwlax to Seymour Arm, the North Shuswap region includes Lee Creek, Scotch Creek, Celista, Magna Bay, Anglemont, St.Ives, and Seymour Arm. This waterfall tour will…

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Shuswap Farmers Markets Guest Blog From Taste of the Shuswap

Margaret & Nigel explore and share their Shuswap culinary discoveries.   One of the first things we did when we moved to the Shuswap was visit one of the many local Shuswap Farmers Markets.  It was July and the market was full of seasonal bounty, local artisan crafts and delicious tastes.  It was hard to…

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Beat the Heat

July 9, 2022

We welcome you to Explore Shuswap again.  Book your getaway now and plan to travel safely and responsibly this summer. The heart of the traditional territories of the Secwepemc, the “meeting of the waters”, the Shuswap is a place of gathering. We celebrate the pairing of meaningful experiences. Cycle to a vineyard or paint at the…

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Have a ‘little’ fun! Kid friendly outings in the Shuswap

July 1, 2022

The Shuswap is chock full of fun for kids of all ages. There’s old fashioned family fun to brand new adventures all within an hour’s drive. Visit R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum’s new Children’s Museum and Discovery Centre Splish and splash at the Salmon Arm Waterslides. Open daily 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Drive…

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On the Town

June 27, 2022

The Shuswap is so much more than beaches and boats. It will come as no surprise to our regular visitors that the beauty of this land inspires amazing stories and impressive talents. Get off on the lake on on the town with these tours, walks, exhibitions, live music events and theatre performances. Check websites for…

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National Indigenous History Month

May 31, 2022

June is National Indigenous History Month Shuswap Tourism is honoured to mark National Indigenous History Month. Our thoughts remain with Quaaout Lodge and Spa at Talking Rock Golf Resort as they continue to work through the challenges of recovering and rebuilding from the devastating fire last month. Quaaout Lodge has been a shining example of…

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Enjoy Winter’s Wonderland

December 14, 2021

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…

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Shop Local in the Shuswap

November 22, 2021

During the holiday season, our thoughts turn to meaningful and memorable days celebrating the people we care about. This particular holiday season, we are more mindful, maybe more than ever, of the value and importance our local farmers, producers, artisans and craft people contribute to our communities. In anxious times, we rely on out community…

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Serendipity in Salmon Arm – Winter Wanders and Wonders

November 3, 2021

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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Ski and Snowshoe at Skmana Lake to your heart’s content

October 10, 2021

Nature lovers will swoon for the breathtaking views on the way to and from Skmana Lake whether you arrive via the North Shuswap’s Squilax Bridge or the bridge off Pine Street in downtown Chase. Start your family day or valentines staycation with a hot drink and a yummy baked good either at the Inside Out…

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