Okanagan (Region 8)

This table refers to fishing for salmon only. For information on other species please refer to the B.C. Freshwater Fishing Regulations Synopsis.

There is no fishing for salmon in Region 8 except for the opportunities listed in the table below.

Note:

Salmon Limits, Openings and Closures

Waters Specific Area Species Dates Limits/Gear
Mabel lake South of WTBF signs located on opposite shores approx. 1 km from Wap Creek. Chinook July 25 to Aug 15 1 per day, must be over 77 cm
Aug 16 to Sept 12 4 per day, only 2 over 50 cm
Shuswap River 50 meters upstream of the Trinity Valley Road Bridge to 50 m downstream of the Trinity Valley Road Bridge All June 15 to Nov. 15. Closed to fishing
(middle) between Shuswap Falls and Mabel Lake except closed from the water survey station ( located at 50°19.105' N and 118°48.857' W) approximately 200m down stream of Shuswap Falls Hatchery to WTFB signs (located at 50°18.181' N and 118°49.105' W) one km down stream. Chinook July 25 to Aug 15 1 per day, must be over 77 cm
(lower) upstream from white triangular fishing boundary signs above Mara Bridge to Mabel Lake. Chinook July 25 to Aug 15 1 per day, must be over 77 cm
Aug 16 to Sep 12 4 per day, only 2 over 50 cm