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Shuswap Lake

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Address: 781 Marine Park Drive NE, Salmon Arm, British Columbia V1E 4P1, Canada
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A much loved lake

As a visitor, Shuswap Lake is wonderful, especially in the spring, summer and fall. If you're driving from Calgary, you see it first at Sicamous, the Houseboat Capital of Canada... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a visitor, Shuswap Lake is wonderful, especially in the spring, summer and fall. If you're driving from Calgary, you see it first at Sicamous, the Houseboat Capital of Canada, where they also have a pretty little public beach, just off the Trans Canada Highway, north side (but it's easier to walk to from the south side, under the highway... More 

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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

You can't say much more the breath taking. Endless views warm waters. You will have to go out of your way to stay idle here.

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Thank Derekbryant82
Salmon Arm, Canada
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

This area is so beautiful and the Shuswap lake has so many activities. If you are interested in scuba diving ?paddle boarding ,cliff jumping ,wake boarding or just drinking beer while surrounded by mountains in the sun and beauty you are there

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2 Thank Elly T
Salmon Arm, Canada
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

take the time to drive or boat around Shuswap lake the four arms of the lake....fishing, boating, canoeing hiking....

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Thank johnnylawrencej
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 19 January 2017

There are so many activities to do, and things to see on and around the Shuswap Lake. You can spend a life time here and never do/see it all! ...And that is why I moved here with my girlfriend! It is an amazing place for all ages and any type of trip in any season!

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Thank Dale C
calgary alberta
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My little piece of heaven! Huge lake, clean clear water.boating, wakeboarding, waterskiing, seadoo, kite boarding. Oh and houseboat capital too! Beautiful hiking trails and the best part friendly people!

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Florence
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5 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just two Parks on the beautiful Shuswap Lake where you can camp,boat, picnic or just swim. This lake is known for its clean water, and breath taking sceanery.

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Salmon Arm, Canada
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The Shumway Lake is a large lake in the interior of BC, it has many bays and sheltered areas, and is a summer destination for many western Canadian folks. Clean cool water and many public beaches and boat launches, makes the Shuswap area a fantastic place.

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1 Thank Dwaynev
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Scenery along this lake alone would bring me back...Beautiful beaches, boating, tubing, fishing..all of it in one place. Beautiful nature walk along the foreshore..tranquil and quiet.Five arms of this lake to explore...lots of houseboat rentals.

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Skip Kelowna and the traffic and busy lake and head for the quieter, more beautiful Shuswap. It's a massive lake ..with countless beaches up the Arms...we live in Blind Bay and watch Copper Island visitors hike up the trails, moor their boats nearby and swim in the calm warm water. Houseboats are around and traverse up and Down the lake..there... More 

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