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Adams River Salmon Run

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Great day out with the family

This place has it all. The parking is $5 so make sure you have cash on hand. The salmon run is an... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2019
Doriktown1
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Kelowna, Canada
Always a nice time

Always a fun time. Nice walking paths & look outs. Plenty of places to rest along the way. Always... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2019
135lizg
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Reviewed February 18, 2019

This place has it all. The parking is $5 so make sure you have cash on hand. The salmon run is an amazing event. There are several hiking trails as well. There are information booths, and food trucks. There was also an Atm machine on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Always a fun time. Nice walking paths & look outs. Plenty of places to rest along the way. Always an amazing amount of Salmon to admire during spawning season.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 135lizg
Reviewed January 15, 2019

The aboriginal community have created a full days experience with the opportunity to walk to the edge of the river at many places to catch the spawning experience. There are displays, food, vendors and the traffic is handled very well. Bring a sweater and a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

We were staying in Salmon Arm and decided to take the quite short drive over to Tsutswecw Provincial Park (nee Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park). This was a peak salmon run year so we were expecting quite a show. In fact it was interesting but not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

The salmon run was somewhat underwhelming as I have seen much better at the same place but there’s nothing anyone could have done to make the experience better. The reason for this is that there are an estimated 7M salmon waiting to complete their spawning...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stamps4Ever
Reviewed October 22, 2018

The Adams River Salmon Run is absolutely worth a visit - particularly as this is a dominant year for the return. The park is beautiful with several walking trails - some of which take you to various viewing points along the water. You will see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SolofemaleNelson
Reviewed October 19, 2018

We made the drive up from Vancouver to see the salmon spawn recently. I had never seen salmon spawn but it was really interesting and well worth the trip. There are many volunteers who are happy to describe the life cycle of the salmon. There...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank westcoast778
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

The sockeye Salmon run is a spectacular site. Every 4 years there is a dominant run, and 2018 is such a year. The life cycle of the Pacific salmon is explained, there are tables with professionals to answer questions until Oct. 21 this year, but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susanaquerida
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Sunny days bright red fish. It is definitely worth the trip to the river. Very knowledgeable park staff, with fisheries and Park Rangers to take all your questions. Washroom facilities are clean and kept up.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fibber
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to visit. Had great weather saw plenty of salmon. Road trip down was scenic as we went in the back way.

Date of experience: October 2018
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OnAir140716
October 14, 2018|
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Response from RickW1342 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are several. Ageless Adventures Nagel Tours Do a Google search for Vancouver tours for Adams river salmon run
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Ray E
September 22, 2018|
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Response from RickW1342 | Reviewed this property |
The park is open on Sunday at 8:00 am. The salmon are running but not at peak volumes.
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DianeDiani
September 15, 2018|
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Response from RickW1342 | Reviewed this property |
Each year is different and each type of salmon (coho, spring, pink, etc) can and do run at different times. Mid-September this year has a coho run.
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