Electoral Area C

Area: 601 km²

Census Population: Stats Can 2016 - 7,921

Local Municipalities: City of Salmon Arm

Electoral Area C is known as the South Shuswap and includes unincorporated communities of Sunnybrae, Tappen, White Lake, Blind Bay, Sorrento, Eagle Bay and Notch Hill.

The area offers a wide range of recreational activities including boating, fishing and swimming in Shuswap Lake and hiking on its numerous trails.

The area is located along the Trans Canada Highway west of Salmon Arm and east of Kamloops.

The area includes large residential areas as well as rich farmland (both specialty hobby and traditional farms).

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Parks & Trails

Harbour Road Boat Launch

Harbour Road Boat Launch has become one of the most popular boat launches in the Shuswap. This site is approximately 20 metres wide by 100 metres long. There is a public vault toilet, garbage receptacles, a cement boat launch and a 60 foot dock...

Hugh Road Community Park

Hugh Road Community Park is a 0.5 hectare site with 70 meters of lakefront providing access to White Lake.  It is a steep site with a parking lot for six vehicles, washroom, garbage can, trail and picnic benches.  The trail winds down from the...

John Evdokimoff Bike Park

April 19, 2018

The park is currently closed while some extensive upgrades are made to the site including the addition of new playground equipment, a nature play area, an asphalt playcourt, etc.   The park is...

MacArthur Heights Trailhead

MacArthur Heights Trailhead is the northern access to the Blind Bay - White Lake recreational trail system.  There is ample parking for 10-15 vehicles and a vault toilet and garbage receptacle for public convenience.  Superb recreational hiking...

Markwart Road Boat Launch

Markwart Road Boat Launch is a year round launch located in Sorrento. There is a vault toilet, a garbage receptacle for public convenience, 11 parking stalls for vehicles and boat trailers, and a boat dock for temporary moorage while loading and...