The South Shuswap sits conveniently along Hwy. 1 on the southern shores of Shuswap Lake. The communities of Sorrento, Blind Bay, White Lake, Eagle Bay, Wild Rose Bay, Notch Hill and Tappen/Skimikin make up the region.
Your water playground
With its many beaches and boat launches, the area is ideal for on-the-water activities. Check out waterfront and off-water dining, artisan markets, museums, farmers markets, wineries and golf courses.
A burgeoning arts and culture scene – enjoy live music concerts in summer and winter; the Shuswap Artisan Market in Sorrento features the work of many artists and artisans. In winter, be sure to experience Walter’s Sleigh Rides, ice fishing on White Lake, and snowshoeing and cross-country skiing on the local trails.
Visitor Information Kiosks are located throughout the region offering vacation, cycling, trail, motor touring, food, wine and golf guides.
Margaret Falls in Herald Provincial Park
Visit Margaret Falls in Herald Provincial Park, a spectacular site not to be missed. The lower loop is a self-guided nature walk through old growth forest, finishing on the viewing […]
Market by the Bay
Market by the Bay takes place in Blind Bay, every Thursday evening from June to September. The community event features fantastic live music, local vendors, and a huge variety of […]
Sorrento Village Farmers Market
The Sorrento Village Farmers Market is a community of local family farms, food producers, artisans and crafters. Join us every Saturday morning from May to October.
Sorrento Blind Bay Spray Park
Cool off! Take the kids & dogs to the Sorrento Blind Bay Spray Park.
White Lake is a crystal clear lake between Sorrento and Salmon Arm. The lake is well known as an excellent fishing spot, especially if you’re after Rainbow Trout. White Lake […]
Walter’s Sleigh Rides
Visiting in winter? Dash through the snow with Walter’s Sleigh Rides. Finish your country ride with tasty hot cocoa and warm cinnamon buns.
Dreamcycle Motorcycle Museum
A historical and fascinating motorcycle museum featuring a self guided audio tour, gift shop, surround sound theatre, motorcycle parts and classic bike exchange.
Crannog Ales is Canada’s first Certified Organic farmhouse microbrewery, one of only a handful of such breweries in the world. We opened in 2000, after a year of establishing our […]
Recline Ridge Vineyards and Winery
Recline Ridge Vineyards and Winery is family-owned and operated, nestled in the heart of the Shuswap Lake area of British Columbia. Although north of the 50th parallel, our vineyards enjoy […]
Music in the Bay
Music your thing? Take in a live outdoor summer concert Thursdays at Music in the Bay June to September. Food trucks, wine tasting, the Tapped Events beer + cider garden, […]
Mount Baldy Trail
Hike the popular Mount Baldy Trail. Look out over majestic Copper Island & Blind Bay. The trail is considered moderate to difficult and takes an average of 2 and a […]
Blind Bay Hideaway
Beautiful accommodations on Shuswap Lake for a relaxing getaway in Blind Bay.
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