Rafting

There’s gently down the stream, and then there’s rivers that are a dream for white water adventurists! The Shuswap is home to two rivers —the Adams and the Shuswap— both exceptional rafting fun and adventure for the whole family! From class I to class IV rapids from early spring to later summer and fall, rely…

Paddling & SUP

Shuswap Lake offers endless paddling excursions. Enjoy an early morning SUP, some canoe camping or a kayak across the lake. The Shuswap is a paddler’s paradise, with easily accessible smaller lakes for a perfect escape – from Mara Lake, near Sicamous, and White Lake, close to Salmon Arm and Mabel Lake near Enderby. The Shuswap…

Motor Touring

Buckle up! Enjoy life’s twists and turns motor touring around the Shuswap. We’re at the intersection of Canada;s longest roads (the Trans Canada Highway and Highway 97) supported by a network of secondary roads into our mountains and valleys. It’s the perfect place for cruising by car or motorcycle with endless stretches of breathtaking scenery.…

Hiking

There’s no better place to put one foot in front of the other and step into a wonderful world of trail walking and hiking. The Shuswap is home to an extensive network of trails and paths. The region boasts small lakeside excursions to high alpine traverses. There’s walks for families and BC big adventures for…

Boat Tours, Marinas & Rentals

Need to get on the lake and don’t have a boat? Looking for a marina or storage? Let the Shuswap’s boat rental companies and marina’s help you out. They have just about everything that you could want – seadoos, pontoon boats, speed boats, kayaks, and canoes. Check out the listings to find a boat rental…

Birdwatching

Our widely varied habitat of rivers, lakes, and wetlands attracts over 300 bird species to the Shuswap – some 63 per cent of all species found in BC. In the spring and fall, the shorelines are a haven for a wide variety of migratory birds. Large numbers of waterfowl and many other birds grace the…

Fishing

Any day fishing is better than any day working and in the Shuswap, it’s a year-round and world-class experience. Enjoy excellent boat access, or the peaceful pleasure of casting from the beach on a quiet morning, just steps from your cottage. Paddle out from your houseboat and let a sinker down deep into the middle…

Biking

The Shuswap cycling scene offers more than a little something for everyone – quiet country roads along lakes and rivers, big hit downhill, flow, berms, old school, cross-country, in town/out of town, back country wild and close country natural, bike park features, loops, lines, descent, and distance. With over 1500 km of quiet paved back…

Houseboats

Of all the wonderful ways to explore our region, houseboating shines as a truly Shuswap experience. With warm lakes and over 600 kms of shoreline to discover, it’s a unique way for families and friends to create memories together summer after summer or spring and fall, where you just might just feel like you’ve got…