Photos capture the quadrennial phenomenon as millions of salmon jam B.C.'s Adams river

Sockeye return to spawn in B.C.’s Adams River every year, but every fourth year, there is a dominant run in which the number of fish increases dramatically. In off years, sometimes only a few thousand fish return, but on a dominant year, three million or more can crowd into the river, triggering a Salute to the Sockeye festival that draws tourists from around the world.

Photographer John Lehmann takes his camera into the water to capture the sockeye. 

Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival this weekend!

Posted August 13, 2014


"Salmon Arm goes blue this weekend with their annual Roots & Blues Festival – the largest within BC’s interior. Now in its 22nd year, the festival has gained an outstanding reputation for the variety and high standard of its live shows."

See attached article By Cecilia Lu, Arts & Culture Editor at Vancity Buzz

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What’s happening in the Shuswap?!

There's nearly always something interesting taking place in the Shuswap.

Photo Contest for Hunting & Fishing Guides Launched

July 24, 2012 Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations

Photo contest for hunting and fishing guides launched

VICTORIA – Shutterbugs with a taste for outdoor adventure will have the opportunity to see their work on the cover of the 2013-2015 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Synopsis, through a photo contest announced by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations.

The Spirit Of Community in the Shuswap Region of British Columbia

The Spirit Of Community in the Shuswap Region of British Columbia

Friday, July 20, 2012

Great Getaways with Cheryl

Our radio show on Saturday, July 21st is truly special.  Rising from floods and the aftermath of slides which occured in late June through to early July, the spectacularly beautiful Columbia Shuswap region of the Thompson Okanagan in Super Natural British Columbia, is back, BIG TIME!