Nestled between the peaceful shores of Shuswap Lake and beautiful surrounding mountains and hills, the city of Salmon Arm is located in a lush valley, offering an incredible diversity of economic and tourism-related amenities. Conveniently situated on the Trans Canada Highway, Salmon Arm has long been a popular year-round vacation destination for cultural, seasonal and outdoor enthusiasts. Salmon Arm - Shuswap is well known for its beautiful, lush setting amidst mountains, lakes and valleys, highlighted by magnificent Shuswap Lake, which is bordered by more than 400 kilometers of navigable shore line. Salmon Arm Bay is a major bird watching area while the whole of Shuswap Lake provides opportunities for swimming, fishing, camping, canoeing, kayaking, water skiing and houseboating. You could call it a place where you can stroll through alpine meadows, walk with your family through rolling trails, or step towards an inviting café. You could say it's where you can jump into incredibly warm water from the deck of a houseboat. You could say its a place where you can golf, then bike, then swim, then dine on fine local fare, and take in an evening out on the town.You could also say its a place where you can taste great wines and tour vineyards, explore hidden natural treasures, witness the amazing cycle of the salmon and watch the clear night sky wheel overhead. Or you could simply say its a place where you can change into your vacation shoes, put your feet up and do blissful nothing at all.