Klaunched the Okanagan’s first steamer. The first passenger steamer (1892) was the Sternwheeler S.S. Aberdeen, and the year 1936 ended an era as the S.S. Sicamous steamed in from her last voyage.
Private beaches with a small boat launch in the center.
Some beaching under the hill slide - shelter from south winds.
Camp Hurlburt – Private cabins, beaches and a dock - shelter from south winds.
Cameron Point – Private beaches with a small boat launch to the east. There are red spar buoys on each side of the point identifying drying rocks. Pebble beaches lie just south of the private docks.
23. Otter Bay – Underwater dive park - Watch for swimming area - shelter from south winds. There are three mooring buoys plus two large diving buoys; one is for the Dive Dome at 10 m, and one is for the Bobby Mackenzie Boat which is positioned 20 m underwater. You may also find: a 12 m tug boat, a small row boat, and a 4 m boat at 5 m.
24. Ellison Park – Playground, amphitheater, 6 km of walking trails, 50 picnic tables and Canada’s only fresh-water dive park with sunken artifacts. Overnight beaching is allowed on the sandy beaches in the south bay. Watch for steep drop-offs outside the buoys and along the rocky edges. Five mooring buoys are provided.
Beautiful bay with shelter from north winds - avoid private beaches and docks. Beautiful rock formation in this area.