Farmers markets are a popular activity in Salmon Arm, Sicamous, Chase, Blind Bay, Sorrento, and Falkland. These markets provide visitors with a bounty of locally grown and organic meats, fruits, and vegetables and artisanal and locally crafted arts and wares. An essential Shuswap experience engages taste: so try our locally made jams, jellies, mustards, chutneys, marinades and dressings.
The Shuswap is renowned for some incredible dairies that export throughout the country. Fresh milk and great cheeses along with mind blowing ice cream contribute to the Shuswap taste extravaganza. The Shuswap spirit may also be discovered in its outstanding wineries and breweries. The region's cool climate wines are produced by wineries that can compete on par with Canadian wines. Outstanding Gewürztraminers, Merlots, Ortegas, Reislings, Siegerrebes, just to name a few, which have all won national awards.
The Shuswap region is also home to breweries in Sorrento and Salmon Arm that pride themselves using only the finest local organic ingredients to produce their beers and ales.
Full Circle Farm Tour
Tour the tastes of the Shuswap! Visit the finest of fields, farmers and farms in the region! Download the guides & maps here!