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Adams River Salmon Run

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Squilax Anglemont Rd, Chase, British Columbia BC V0E 1M0, Canada
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Amazing feats of Nature

If you have never seen the salmon spawn then come to Adams River, B.C. You will be amazed to watch... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
mandga
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Vernon, Canada
So nice to return

As in past years, we enjoyed our visit to the River Salmon Run. Unfortunately we visited on (Oct... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
GMHO2012
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Kamloops, Canada
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Squilax Anglemont Rd, Chase, British Columbia BC V0E 1M0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

If you have never seen the salmon spawn then come to Adams River, B.C. You will be amazed to watch these salmon in their last minutes of life give it their all. Amazing!

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

As in past years, we enjoyed our visit to the River Salmon Run. Unfortunately we visited on (Oct. 16th) and found that the run was almost over. Early Sept. would have been much better That said, we thoroughly enjoyed our walk through "the loop" along...More

1  Thank GMHO2012
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

This truly is a spectacular sight to see. Every four years is the large sockeye run which will occur again in the autumn of 2017. A great place to view this phenomena is at Roderick-Haig Provincial Park. There are various walking trails to view the...More

5  Thank Annette H
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Pretty beautiful walk eith my friends. Access to the beach. Love this plase. On a river was even a bear. Cute

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Reviewed 28 May 2017

The Adams river sockeye run is incredible to see. While the run occurs every year the ones to see are the dominant sockeye runs on this river every four years. The next is 2018. For three weeks in October whether watching by boat the bridge...More

5  Thank TerryK100
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

You need to check when the Adam river salmon run is on. Best to contact the Adam River Band or fisheries. If its on, its very good! Good interpreter center and salmon wise people to guide you through the spawning process. Great park and food....More

1  Thank Robert C
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

Had an amazing time water rafting, met a really great group of people. The experience was truly a memorable one we will treasure. We got out along the raft and floated, got out at one point and jumped off the rocks for a swim. Great...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

We were a few weeks late for the prime time to stop as we visited the first week of November , but it was still amazing and a great learning experience for all of us . The first thing we noticed was the smell ....More

1  Thank Skwiki
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Reviewed 25 May 2016

Easily accessible during the Salmon run each year. Good, very informative signs explaining the life cycle of salmon types and the impressive numbers required for continued existence. Suitable for entire family. In good run years, the waters turn crimson with the fish jockeying for mates...More

Thank Charles M P
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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Enchanting. We went in the abundant 4th year of the spawning cycle. Mid week has fewer visitors, while weekends are overrun with visitors. What's interesting is that everyone is quiet watching this beautiful phenomenon of nature...like being in a place of worship. It's a personal...More

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Connie C
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Between now and mid to late October to see the sockeye run TAK
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Kamham
10 September 2017|
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Response from TerryK100 | Reviewed this property |
The Adams river run is great opportunity for kids to see the life cycle of the sockeye salmon and it's life. The best is to contact or Google Adams river salmon run note sockeye. Fisheries has an excellent paper on dates... More
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