Salmon Arm is a city in the Shuswap, located in the Southern Interior of the Canadian province of British Columbia. It is on the shores of Shuswap Lake, where the Salmon River empties into the Salmon Arm Bay. It is a tourist town in the summer, with many beaches, as well as camping facilities and houseboat rentals. Salmon Arm is home to the longest wooden wharf in North America. Salmon Arm became a city on May 15, 2005, its 100th birthday of incorporation. Directly north of the city, across Shuswap Lake, lies Mount Bastion. To the south of the city is the iconic Mount Ida.