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    Courtesy the Boating BC Association

    Dereliction of Duty

    You’ll see fewer abandoned boats these days, thanks to Transport Canada’s national Abandoned Boats Program. Intent on addressing the issue of abandoned and derelict boats across the country, the program successfully brought into force Bill C-64... Read more

    Jul 23, 2020

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    Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society

    What You Can Do to Prevent Mussels from Invading BC’s Waterways

    So much of what we love about the Shuswap – the clean water, enjoying leisure time on a boat or paddleboard, and just spending moments along the water’s edge – is at risk because of small invasive fresh-water mussels called zebra and quagga mussels.. Read more

    Jul 6, 2020


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    Destination BC Kari Medig

    Five Shuswap Attractions Not to Miss this Season

    In addition to experiencing the many natural wonders on the water in the Shuswap, there are numerous attractions just outside or in between many of the scenic communities. The Shu’s meandering highways and bi-ways lead past postcard-perfect... Read more

    Jun 30, 2020

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    Twin Achor Houseboats

    A Guide to Houseboat Etiquette and Safety

    Houseboating on Shuswap Lake provides the ultimate vacation with family and friends. It’s exciting and one of the best ways to experience the true beauty of the region. Amidst all the enjoyment on the water and to make the most of a vacation, it’s... Read more

    Jun 27, 2020


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    Rick Stewart ODFW

    The Benefits of Mooring at a Marina

    Marinas are the ideal the home base for recreational boaters enjoying time on the water, whether you’re using a transient slip for a week of vacation or have one booked for the entire season. Although some boaters may consider a marina an added... Read more

    Jun 26, 2020

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    Shuswap Provincial Parks: Get Your Wild On

    Provincial Parks are ideal places to spend a vacation away from all the hustle and bustle, daily schedules and constant interruptions of emails and texts. There are many options right on Shuswap Lake where you can moor your boat, go for hike, set... Read more

    Jun 24, 2020

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    Building Our Bonds, Looking Ahead

    As the BC Liberal MLA for Shuswap it is always with great pride that I talk about the wonderful tourism opportunities in our region. We have some of the most beautiful scenery and exciting outdoor activities in the province and we love sharing... Read more

    May 31, 2020

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