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).

Local Services

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Parks & Trails

Harbour Road Boat Launch

September 6, 2017

The Harbour Road Boat Launch is closed due to the low water level of Shuswap Lake. 


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

The Park is a bike skills park located in White Lake, graded green, blue and black for difficulty levels.  It was designed by the renowned Mountain Bike guru Jay Hoots and built with help by local volunteers.  Progressive drops, table tops,...

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...