City of Salmon Arm

The City of Salmon Arm is the urban centre of the Shuswap, and a popular year-round vacation destination for cultural and outdoor enthusiasts.


Conveniently situated along the Highway 1 (the Trans-Canada Highway), Salmon Arm offers a remarkable array of economic and tourism-related activities with corresponding vibrant and diverse downtown core, all within a spectacular natural setting – a lush valley along the shores of Shuswap Lake, surrounded by beautiful mountains and hills. It is also host to the Salmon Arm Roots & Blues festival, and event that attracts over 30,000 people to the region every year.

The Salmon Arm Economic Development Society is the primary resource for business owners and entrepreneurs looking to relocate to Salmon Arm, providing information, assistance, advocacy, events, employment services, and more. Visit for more information.