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

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...

Mount Baldy Trail

The Mount Baldy recreational trail is a collaborative project between the Columbia Shuswap Regional District, the Sorrento and Area Community Association and the Shuswap Trail Alliance. It’s an...

Mt Tuam Community Bike Park

Mt Tuam Community Bike Park is located in the Cedar Heights area of Blind Bay in Electoral Area C.  

The park is nestled in a beautiful forested space at Mt Tuam Crescent and features looping bike-skills trails and a gentle walking trail...

Notch Hill Community Park

Notch Hill Community Park is a day-use park with a hand-crafted wooden train viewing platform located on Notch Hill Road, less than five kilometres south of the flashing light intersection of the Trans-Canada...

Reedman Road Community Park

Reedman Road Community Park is a small, 10-metre wide public lake access that extends approximately 50 metres from Blind Bay Road to the shore of Shuswap Lake. There is a gravel pathway with planted native species on either side. At the lakeshore...