Things to Do in Shuswap

Posted by Justin Havre on Friday, August 7th, 2015 at 11:56am.

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Shuswap offers a lot to see and do and you can stroll through meadows, walk through trails with your family, and even enjoy some of the cafes that are around. Shuswap is a great escape and can be a great romantic getaway or a night on the town.

Take advantage of the wines and the wineries here that come from vineyards you can tour. You can take off your work shoes and put on your flip flops and enjoy in the numerous things there are to do here for the entire family.

Outdoor Adventures

This has become a 4 season’s destination and has a lot of outdoor things you can do with your loved one and the entire family. Some of the activities allow you to see some of the beauty the area has to offer. Each season offers specific activities that you can partake in. Some of the many outdoor activities you can enjoy include:

  • Ziplines
  • Skydiving
  • Sleigh rides
  • Snowboarding
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Scuba diving
  • Skiing
  • Horseback riding and more 

Arts and Culture

Shuswap has become home to hundreds of artisans and other talented artists. For the art enthusiast in you, there are several things to enjoy. There are theatre performances and events that take place on a regular basis. Enjoy art galleries and art studios that allow you to enjoy eye-appealing art in the art galleries. You can also enjoy seeing portraits, quilts, photographers, painters, potters and even sculptors.


If you are more into history and museums, there are a few things you can see while in Shuswap. There is a rich history in the area and there are museums that do a fabulous job of displaying this history and document it. There are museums that will help you understand how the community was shaped and you can find a number of brochures and more that will show you the hot spots in the area.

This area offers a number of outdoor activities to keep the entire family entertained no matter what the season may be.

Justin Havre

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