If you like fresh air, nice people, that hometown feeling, hiking, birds and living by a lake, nestled in the hills, then Salmon Arm is the place for you. Salmon Arm won 7th best place to retire in Canada and 3rd best little city in Canada in 2014.
The main industry in Salmon Arm is four-season tourism, so residents and visitors alike have no lack of fun things to do all through the year.
Salmon Arm citizens are proud of their community; their passion for the city is seen in the many projects dedicated to preserving area wetlands or making visitors to the RJ Haney Heritage Village and Museum feel welcome. On the city’s website, you can find several listings for area attractions.
Camping is a popular activity, as well as fishing and hunting. With plenty of scenic areas surrounding Salmon Arm, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy year-round adventures. Music lovers will enjoy the Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Festival. This event’s traditional music attracts more than 30,000 people each year.
With the nearby Shuswap Lake, you can enjoy all of your favorite aquatic activities, including salmon runs, houseboat adventures and more.
Farmer’s markets are also very popular in Salmon Arm where hungry shoppers can find a large variety of home-grown produce and locally made canned goods along with handmade arts and crafts. The Shuswap Lake region is also well known for its dairies. Salmon Arm boasts some of the tastiest cheese and ice cream made in Canada.
Salmon Arm schools are rated very high in the province academically and their sports teams always excel in provincial competitions.
So for a healthy, peaceful city with good education, activities, beauty and hometown spirit come to Salmon Arm. Let us welcome you and help you discover Salmon Arm's natural treasures. The Cosens Team is always ready to help you with your real estate needs, call us today at 250 833-5372.