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About Mara, Sicamous, and Shuswap Lakes

Shuswap lake photo from wikipedia


Located in the Thompson/Shuswap region, Sicamous offers a fascinating opportunity for boaters to experience both Mara and The Shuswap Lakes. Departing from Sicamous, there are over 400kms of shoreline for adventure junkies and ​aqua-haulics to explore. In addition to boating, you can try water skiing, wakeboarding, surfing, fishing, paddle boarding and swimming all right here on the lake.

Sicamous, Highway 97A and The Trans Canada Highway offer some great roadside pull-offs for tourists looking for that memorable view or photo opportunity of the incredible scenery. ​If you do have the time, please stop and stay a while. The town has a great vibe and our local restaurants and activities can provide some great memories!

Enjoy a Memorable Boating Experience in Sicamous

Whatever you are looking for, rest assured, this place has something ​for everyone. The temperature remains quite warm and pleasant throughout the season, so you never have to select a perfect time when planning a visit. The Shuswaps have several destinations for tourists who want to explore, while out on the pristine waters. 

  1. Try a day trip to Copper Island to enjoy a mesmerizing view of the cliff jumpers making a big splash. 
  2. The Shark Shack and Sea-Store (Floating Pub & Floating Store) are always a popular trip up to the Cinnemousun Narrows if your time ​on the water is limited
  3. Mara Lake offers a great rope swing and the ever popular Turtle Bay where you may actually spot a turtle in the warm waters.

Tourists also love hiking some of trails that offer breathtaking views from many of the provincial parks. Margaret Falls and Albas falls are definitely top of mind, and should not be missed! The lists can go on but you should really explore the waters for yourself..

Where can you find us?

Whether you are visiting the lakes for a sightseeing experience or for hours/days of boating fun, ​a boat rental can be your best bet for enjoying a memorable experience out on the water. Take in the beauty of the lakes and the towering cliffs as you get out on the water.

Enjoy the water with your family and friends! You can rent Pontoons, Sports Boats, paddle boards, tubes, wakeboards, zup boards, wake sledz, for an exciting and adventurous ​boating experience on our waterways. All you need to do is take the next step, contact us here in Sicamous and start planning the fun! 

CM Boat Rentals have provided great vacation experiences here in the Shuswaps since 1989! ​We offer a variety of very well maintained Pontoon & Sport Boats!  Along with the rental, we provide a free temporary boating license and proper orientation of the vessel and what to expect on the waterways.

Visit us at 101 Finlayson Street

101 Finlayson St. Sicamous, BC. V0E 2V0, Canada or call us at

+1 (778) 771-4243

 Let us help you to have a safe, fun and memorable boating experience here in Sicamous, BC! 

Looking for affordable boat rental services in Sicamous, BC?

CM Boat Rentals is the most reputable boat provider offering pontoon and sports boats for weeks. They offer an extensive variety of boats, along with a temporary boating license. Visit them at 101 Finlayson St, Sicamous, BC V0E 2V0, Canada or call us at +1 778-771-4243. Have a safe and memorable boating experience in Sicamous.