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Beautiful, Casual, Down to Earth – Welcome to the Shuswap

June 30, 2020

Beautiful, Casual, Down to Earth – Welcome to the Shuswap UPDATE! By order and direction of the PHO, individuals and businesses in BC must continue to significantly reduce social interactions and travel. The order came into effect November 19, 2020 at midnight and will be kept in place until further notice based on direction from…

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Spring Break Trail Guide | The North & South Shuswap & Chase!

March 23, 2021

Spring is one of the best reasons for creating a new adventure bucket! At the dawn of the new season, we sit down and dream up our Shuswap to-do list as a family. We are so fortunate to enjoy such an array of hidden gems, spectacular scenery, terrific trails, and local secrets right at our…

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Spring Break Trail Guide | Enderby, Armstrong, Falkland!

March 17, 2021

School is out, and spring is here! How do you plan to spend the warmer days? Here in the Shuswap, there is a wealth of outdoor springtime activities to enjoy, some exhilarating, some leisurely, and all of them simply incredible!  Immerse yourself in the excitement of the songful season, the delightful connection to nature, and…

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Spring Break Trail Guide | Salmon Arm & Sicamous!

March 10, 2021

Spring is here, and excitement is in the air! Happy spring break, Shuswap! Eight extraordinary communities make up the Shuswap Region. Both Salmon Arm and Sicamous offer an exceptional variety of family, outdoor adventures to create the perfect spring holiday while staying local to your community!  

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Ski and Snowshoe at Skmana Lake to your heart’s content

February 10, 2021

Nature lovers will swoon for the breathtaking views on the way to and from Skmana Lake whether you arrive via the North Shuswap’s Squilax Bridge or the bridge off Pine Street in downtown Chase. Start your family day or valentines staycation with a hot drink and a yummy baked good either at the Inside Out…

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Sweethearts in Sicamous

February 8, 2021

Are you and your love dreaming of the lazy days of summer, late breakfasts, visits to the beach, and multiple scoop ice cream cones? Surely, you’re not alone. And, as it happens, you’re in luck. While Sicamous’ typical summer buzz quiets in the winter months, their warm welcome is year round. Home to world class…

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Shuswap 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

December 14, 2020

It is December and the holiday season is here! With that brings the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping.  Browse and shop at our local boutiques and stores, they’ve got what you need and likely a little more. Our retailers are keen to meet your needs and offer a thoughtful selection of goods and goodies,…

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Appetite for adventure – winter fun in Enderby and Armstrong

December 10, 2020

Ashton Creek’s very own Tundra Baird casts an enthusiast lens on the many outdoor winter activities in the Enderby and Armstrong area. The former television news videographer and now Enderby city councillor’s appetite for adventure includes a weekly hike up the Tplaqin Trail (Enderby Cliffs). Be sure to pack your crampons come winter and grab…

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Serendipity in Salmon Arm – Winter Wanders and Wonders

November 25, 2020

As the age old adage goes, wherever we roam, there’s no place like home. Such is clearly the case for Jesse Ziercke. Born and raised in Salmon Arm, at 18, his first job was as a bellman at the Prestige Harbourfront Resort. After some time working in Kamloops, Kelowna and Calgary, in 2019, he returned…

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Find Your #MeTime in the Shuswap: 5 Ways to Start Your Year Off Right

October 26, 2020

There’s no denying our love for the holidays. Especially in the Shuswap, it’s a magical time of year when even the snowfall seems to make the season feel warmer, if only in our hearts. But for all their joy, the holidays can be equally exhausting. With the new year comes an ideal time to unwind…

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