NAVIGATION ROUTES – GEOGRAPHICAL POINTS OF INTEREST

Navigation Routes on this page offer access to geographical points of interest which are not commonly found in local hiking books. All coordinate data is shown in UTM format, NAD 83. If you don’t know how to navigate with this grid, sign up for one of our training courses. Please respect private property, ask land owners for permission – do not trespass.



.Gargoyle Canyon – Fly Hills, Salmon Arm BC
A small, hidden canyon west off Fly Hills road. Unique rock formations at the rim of this canyon resemble grotesque or fantastic creatures.
Geographic Info


Teddy Bear Hill – Tappen, BC
A semi-open knoll north-west of Skimikin Lake provides splendid views over Skimikin Valley, Shuswap Lake and Bastion Mountain. Geographic Info


John Thornton Mine – Mount Ida, Salmon Arm BC
Below the eastern ridge of Mount Ida lies hidden in the bush an old silver and gold mining site. Geographic Info


Rap Attack Rock – Larch Hills, Salmon Arm BC
A prominent rock outcrop at the western slope of the Larch Hills serves in summer as training ground for forestry Rap Attack helicopters and their crews. Geographic Info


Sugar Loaf Chieftain Mine Larch Hills, Salmon Arm BC
A hard to find gold claim, dated around 1930 is located at Grandview Bench, between Enderby and Salmon Arm. Geographic Info


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