Salmon Arm (pop. 17,465) is the largest urban centre in the Shuswap — tucked between the peaceful shores of Shuswap Lake and beautiful mountains and hills — the perfect base for your adventure. Our stunning natural surroundings and bustling small-town charm make us a great vacation destination, conveniently situated along the Trans-Canada Highway. A Salmon Arm getaway combines outstanding wilderness scenery, endless recreation, and top-notch urban amenities — all enriched by a friendly, warm, and welcoming community. Enjoy unique boutique shopping, cozy bistros, theatres, and open-air venues. Farmers markets and specialty food shops feature locally grown and organic options. Walking and hiking trails are plentiful — a stroll along Canada’s longest wooden inland curved wharf is a must! Public art galleries, private studios and retails shops showcase our large and talented artisan community. Music lovers will thrill at the Salmon Arm Roots and Blues festival. Salmon Arm will delight you, no matter what your style!