News Release: Sicamous-to-Armstrong Rail-Trail takes a giant step forward

Sicamous-to-Armstrong Rail-Trail takes a giant step forward

Purchase of CP Rail Corridor between Sicamous and Armstrong finalized

The Columbia Shuswap Regional District and the Regional District of North Okanagan have successfully concluded the purchase of a section of the CP Rail corridor that runs between Sicamous and Armstrong.

In partnership with Splatsin and their segments of the CP rail corridor, this proposed land acquisition is intended to ensure public ownership of a key linear corridor to be used for recreational opportunities, including walking and cycling, while retaining the corridor for future transportation and economic development needs. 

Shuswap Happenings January 5-11

Shuswap Happenings

Come join us for a winter you’ll never forget, and find out why it’s one of our top four favorite seasons!

Shuswap Happenings December 28 - January 4

Bring in the New Year Shuswap style!

What’s happening?! The New Year is right around the corner and there is plenty of events taking place in the Shuswap!

Enjoy all that the Shuswap has to offer. Winter in the Shuswap can be enjoyed by seasoned pros and never-evers alike. Check out some of the best winter activities here!

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Check out this week’s Shuswap Happenings below.

Shuswap Happenings December 21-27

Wishing all the best to you this holiday season!

We want to take this time to thank all of you that support us in the work that we do throughout the year. We wish you, your families, and your friends a happy holiday season and the best throughout the coming year.

From the team at Shuswap Tourism

Christmas is only a few days away and the Shuswap is keeping busy with some great seasonal events! Be sure to get out and enjoy all that the Shuswap has to offer. Check out the best of winter in the Shuswap: X-Country Skiing, Snowmobiling, Snowshoeing & more!