Copper Island

 

North Shuswap
Distance: 3 km (round trip)
Difficulty: More Difficult
Duration: 1 Hour (round trip)
Trail Access / Features
Walk / Hike

Trail Description:

This approx. 3 km loop trail to the summit of the sole island in the Shuswap Lake provides panoramic views of the lake and Blind Bay.

Access:

Approx 9.4km west of Sorrento on Hwy 1, turn left onto Squilax-Anglemont Rd and follow it for approx 18km to Scotch Creek and to the Shuswap Lake Provincial Park. Copper Island is part of the park and is located 2km offshore. Boat to the east side of the island to a small beach and trail signs.

Warnings:

 Steep cliffs. No camping or fires permitted on the island. Water access only.