Adams Lake, British Columbia
is located just north of Chase and the Shuswap Lakes
. Nearby world-famous Adams River salmon run, whitewater rafting and horsebacking riding adventures abound within minutes of your vacation rentals and accommodation.
Adams Lake Provincial Park is located on the southwestern shore of Adams Lake in the Thompson Okanagan
, a paradise of pristine beaches covering over 2,500 m of shoreline. For your first adventure from your lodging this 56-hectare park is surrounded by forests of aspen, birch, willow, Douglas fir and cedar.
Cycling, windsurfing, waterskiing, swimming, and canoeing are all popular activities here. From your vacation rentals experience excellent fishing for Kokanee (a landlocked salmon) and rainbow trout. Adams is a large lake perfect for making your vacation rental accommodations come true. The park has a number of known archaeological sites.
Though a few villages exist along Adams Lake, the vast majority of the lake is undeveloped due to the sheer rock faces or steep, stony beaches
Some man-made sandy beaches have been constructed for public use.
Adams Lake is used for recreation year round. Sport anglers commonly fish the lake for Rainbow Trout, Kokanee, Lake trout, and Dolly Varden. The lake is also used for swimming, pleasure boating and water skiing. The area around the lake is popular with campers and is home to a large variety of flora and fauna. During autumn and winter people hunt for game birds and big game such as mule deer, black bear, and cougar (mountain lion).
The Adams River is located between Adams Lake and Shuswap Lakes, about a 40 minute drive from Kamloops where you will experience the Adams River Salmon Run
which is at it's peak every four years. The crimson salmon are easily seen in the river at the Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park where viewing platforms and walking paths have been established for many visitors to enjoy this natural attraction.
You have the opportunity to rent holiday vacation rental accommodations directly from owners
of condo rentals and other vacations rentals and accommodations in Adams Lake, BC