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 northerly of a line drawn from a white triangular fishing boundary sign situated at the northern edge of Mabel Lake Provincial Park to the prominent point of land on the western shore; and southerly of a line drawn between two white triangular fishing boundary signs located on opposite shores approximately 1 km from Wap Creek. All Sept 12 until further notice No fishing for salmon
FN0994
Osoyoos Lake In the waters in the portion of Osoyoos Lake (Region 8) north of the bridge at Highway No. 3 (North Basin) All Sept 12 until further notice No fishing for salmon
FN0994
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. Finfish closure
(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. All June 01 until further notice No fishing for salmon.
FN0434
(lower) upstream from white triangular fishing boundary signs above Mara Bridge to Mabel Lake. All Sept 12 until further notice No fishing for salmon
FN0994