Nestled on the shore of the Salmon Arm Bay of Shuswap Lake and surrounded by rolling hillsides, Salmon Arm offers shops, service and facilities to meet every need. We invite you to visit and enjoy our hospitality. We're sure you will like what you see. Our climate is moderate with four distinct seasons. Our community is rich in culture and arts and our diversified economy includes forestry, agriculture, tourism, manufacturing and commerce. Centrally located halfway between Vancouver and Calgary. Visitors are welcome to the largest community on Shuswap Lake; with a population of approximately 16,000, Salmon Arm is the business centre of the area.
The year-round recreation, moderate climate, spectacular scenery, low stress lifestyle, and affordable housing are the attractions to urbanites, retirees, and businesses who are moving to this charming mountain community of Salmon Arm.