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

Beautiful, Casual, Down to Earth – Welcome to the Shuswap Read all about usThe heart of the traditional...

Welcome Back to the Shuswap

The Shuswap region, known for its stunning natural landscapes, vibrant community events, and local businesses, is ready...

Shuswap Tourism Annual Review 2023: Rising from Challenge to Innovation

In the wake of the exceptional challenges presented by the wildfires of 2023, Shuswap Tourism has emerged with...

Stay & Save – Shuswap

Looking for a getaway that combines relaxation, adventure, and savings? Look no further than the picturesque region of...

Spring Break Fun: Exploring the Shuswap with Kids

As Spring Break rolls around, families are looking for exciting adventures to embark on with their little ones. If...

2024 Shuswap Golf Trail Pass

Discover the magic of golf in the Shuswap! ?️‍♂️ From jaw-dropping views to teeing off across lush turf against...

Magical Shuswap Holiday Moments

Old or new, pick the right combo for you The holiday season is a tapestry of beloved traditions and the promise of new...

Twelve Days and Many Ways to Holiday – the Shuswap Edition

This week marks the beginning of the Holiday Season. In the sprit of the The Twelve Days of Christmas, there’s a...

Sip the Shuswap This Christmas: A Guide to Festive Beverages and Events

The holiday season is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than by indulging in the delightful offerings of the...

Salmon Arm Pride Project Arts & Awareness Festival

October in the Shuswap marks the fourth annual Salmon Arm Pride Project Arts & Awareness Festival. The events begin...

Opposites Attract

As the saying goes, opposites attract and the same is true of fun-filled adventures in the Shuswap.  With eight...

Company’s Coming

When people relocate to the Shuswap, the first summer brings with it a flurry of visitors keen to check out the new...

Shuswap Waterside Attractions

The cherished memories of summer vacations are so often dotted with the unexpected roadside attraction. On Shuswap Lake,...

Spring Break Trail Guide | Salmon Arm & Sicamous!

Spring is here, and excitement is in the air! Happy spring break, Shuswap! Eight extraordinary communities make up the...

Spring Break Trail Guide | The North & South Shuswap & Chase!

Spring is one of the best reasons for creating a new adventure bucket! At the dawn of the new season, we sit down and...

Spring Break Trail Guide | Enderby, Armstrong, Falkland!

School is out, and spring is here! How do you plan to spend the warmer days? Here in the Shuswap, there is a wealth of...

Shuswap Golf Trail 2023

Shuswap Golf Trail Pass $279.99 On sale until April 15, 2023. Play one round at each of these courses Salmon Arm Golf...

Your Guide to Winter Hiking in the Shuswap | January Edition

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram Welcome to Secwepemcúl’ecw Territory. The Shuswap is...

Winter Waterfalls | Experience the icy wonderland

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram   We love winter in the Shuswap. Waterfalls transform...

10 Ways to Enjoy Winter in the Shuswap | December Edition

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram Welcome to Secwepemcúl’ecw Territory. The Shuswap is...

Fun Food In The Shuswap!

Ok so the sun is in the sky nine hours a day and most ice cream shops have closed for the season but that doesn’t mean...

Five Ways to Get Cozy in the Shuswap | November Edition

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram Welcome to Secwepemcúl’ecw Territory. The Shuswap is...

7 Celebrations – Reconnect in the Thompson Okanagan

In the Thompson Okanagan, we are lucky enough to live in an incredible place that is composed of diverse communities and...

Shuswap Tourism report reflects on 2021, seeks committee advisors

CSRD PRESS RELEASE Shuswap Tourism looked back at the tumultuous 2021 season in an Annual Review, presented to the Board...

Sipping Around the Shuswap Guest Blog From Taste of the Shuswap

Margaret & Nigel explore and share their Shuswap culinary discoveries. With picturesque mountains, green pastures,...

Relax, Rejuvenate and Refresh | Experience the waterfalls without the hike!

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram   If hiking is not your interest, but waterfalls are,...

A Four Falls Family Tour | Sicamous & East Shuswap

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram   This itinerary will surely fill your family’s...

The North Shuswap Waterfall Tour | Shuswap Lake

By Sarah Tokarek www.shuswapadventuregirl.ca Instagram   The North Shuswap is located on the north side of...

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...

Beat the Heat

We welcome you to Explore Shuswap again.  Book your getaway now and plan to travel safely and responsibly this...

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

The Shuswap is chock full of fun for kids of all ages. There’s old fashioned family fun to brand new adventures all...

On the Town

The Shuswap is so much more than beaches and boats. It will come as no surprise to our regular visitors that the beauty...

Enjoy Winter’s Wonderland

Ski by lantern light at the annual Larch Hills Nordics Lantern Ski happening December 29th, from 5:00 to 9:00 pm. It’s...

Shop Local in the Shuswap

During the holiday season, our thoughts turn to meaningful and memorable days celebrating the people we care about. This...

Serendipity in Salmon Arm – Winter Wanders and Wonders

As the age old adage goes, wherever we roam, there’s no place like home. Such is clearly the case for Jesse...

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

Nature lovers will swoon for the breathtaking views on the way to and from Skmana Lake whether you arrive via the North...

Sweethearts in Sicamous

Are you and your love dreaming of the lazy days of summer, late breakfasts, visits to the beach, and multiple scoop ice...

3 Reasons Why The Shuswap Owns Social Distancing

While some places are known for their bustling streets and crazy nightlife, the Shuswap offers a quietly cool...

3 Easy Ways To Find The Space That’s Right For You In The Shuswap

Feeling ready to ease back into adventure? We’d like to show you how easy it is to find a space that’s right for you...

Shuswap Farmers Markets

What’s on your market list for the season? Here’s a round up of local farmers markets in the Shuswap. COVID...

Shuswap 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

It is December and the holiday season is here! With that brings the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping.  Browse...

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

There’s no denying our love for the holidays. Especially in the Shuswap, it’s a magical time of year when even the...

Six Shuswap Cabins For A Romantic Winter Getaway

BC’s capital of cozy The new year is already moving full steam ahead. Eager to slow it down and spend time with the...

Pride comes alive in Salmon Arm

Wednesday October 14 marks the beginning of @SalmonArmPridePoject inaugural Pride Arts & Awareness Festival. In the...

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

Winter in the Shuswap offers winter adventure at a calmer pace than you might find at a busy ski hill and there’s no...

Singularly Salmon Arm

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...

North Shuswap Serenity

Sundays in the Shuswap are typically laid back. No more so than in the North Shu, so named because it’s on the north...

Scintillating South Shuswap

Start your Saturday with a hearty breakfast at the Home Restaurant in Sorrento. Over the road from 8 am until noon,...

Friendly Falkland

Along the second longest stretch of highway in Canada (Hwy 97) that winds through the south west of the Shuswap, is...

Beach vibes in Sicamous

There’s likely nothing better than a sunny beach day in Sicamous, where Mara Lake meets the Shuswap. It’s what...

Twenty ways to celebrate our Shuswap Grads

To be a grad is radNo less in 2020To celebrate their worthThe options are a plentyGet out and mark the momentsThese...

Golf the Shuswap

Golf the Shuswap. It’s Father’s Day WeekendSo here’s to the dads Fun days at the golf course Are there to be had...

Shuswap Farmers’ Markets – Visit your local farmers’ market

Shuswap Farmers’ MarketsVisit your local farmers’ market Missing your trips into town Where fresh veg and fruit does...

Wind your way through the Shuswap Wineries, Part Two

Strong families Like fine wine Stay connected By a vine Wind your way through the Shuswap Wineries, Part Two Monte...

Shuswap Wineries, Part One – Armstrong, Enderby, Grindrod and Salmon Arm

The world has changed That much we know The grapes however, still will grow The sun will rise The rain will fall The...

Special Places for Special Events – guest blog by Jody Shakespeare of the Tapped Truck

Welcome to the Shuswap! I’m Jody Shakespeare, resident Shuswap-ian (is that a word?!) entrepreneur and lover of...

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