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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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The best recreation lake/area in British Columbia!

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 January 2017
Dale C
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 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
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 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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Thank Lorri S
Salmon Arm, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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Mississauga
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382 reviews
126 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

No visit to Salmon Arm would be complete without a visit to the lake, a dip, and some relaxing timing sitting on the beach. The water is just great, and it's relaxing to sit here and enjoy the view.

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Calgary, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Six days was not long enough for our group of five on a Waterway Houseboat. During the eight months I had to plan our adventure, which involved flying people from half-way across the world for a surprise 75th birthday, the staff were helpful & friendly whenever I phoned to ask questions. The trip around the Shuswaps was nothing short of... More 

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Vernon, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The views from the wooden dock is spectacular, be it morning, afternoon or evening. The walk around the lake trails is very calming.

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Salmon Arm, Canada
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

It was a nice visit there seeing some friends as well, but there are alot of wierd weird folks there as well, kinda creepy. But the place is nice to visit but only in summer time. Rest of time is a boring town.

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