There are boat launches around every corner from Little Shuswap Lake through to Mara Lake and the Eagle River, and most are free to use. You can take your boat on the lakes from May through to the end of September, so get out here and access one of the best parts of the Shuswap.

Correspondingly, how many houseboats are on Shuswap Lake?

Take turns piloting the boat. Drinking is different – but with up to 200 houseboats, let alone small watercraft on the lake, act responsibly.

Subsequently, question is, how deep is the Shuswap Lake? 265 m

Besides, is there cell service on Shuswap Lake?

Most of Shuswap Lake is covered by cell service. Seymour Arm; however, loses cell service just North of the Albas Park Provincial Park. The result is reliable cell service inside our facility.

How long is Shuswap Lake?

89 km

Related Question Answers

What is the biggest house boat?

Sturgill of Fantasy Custom Yachts says his company just built the largest houseboat it has ever delivered to a client: Imagination is 130 feet long and offers 2,900 square feet of living space.

How much does it cost to rent a boat house?

The average price for a 3 day trip on a houseboat is around $800 – $1200 dollars depending on the length of the boat, and what lake you want to stay at. Houseboats will normally not be rented by the day, but more by the trip which will usually be a 3, 5, or 7 day trip minimum.

How long is Mara Lake?

Shuswap Lake
Primary outflowsLittle River
Basin countriesCanada
Max. length89 km (55 mi)
Max. width5 km (3.1 mi)

What is the elevation of Sicamous?

350 m

How far is Shuswap Lake from Vancouver?

The distance between Vancouver and Shuswap Lake is 339 km. The road distance is 458.4 km.

What is the deepest lake in the world?

Lake Baikal

What is the deepest lake in Canada?

Great Slave Lake

What is the longest lake in BC?

The Biggest Lakes in British Columbia
  • Kootenay Lake. Kootenay Lake is part of the Kootenay River raised by the Corra Linn Dam.
  • Babine Lake. Babine Lake is the longest natural lake in the province.
  • Atlin Lake. Atlin Lake is located in the northwestern part of British Columbia.
  • Nechako Reservoir.
  • Williston Lake.

Is Shuswap Lake warm?

Lake does warm up so great swimming and water skiing. 1000 km of shoreline where you can swim, ski, boat or rent a houseboat in Sicamous BC.

What is the deepest part of Shuswap Lake?

265 m

What's the deepest lake in BC?

Quesnel Lake

Does the Shuswap Lake freeze?

The rule of thumb for Shuswap Lake, was that it froze solid three winters out of four up until approximately the 1970s. Once the lake froze, there was no way to transport goods and mail via the sternwheelers, launches or rowboats.