Day Hike - Adams River


Day Hike - Adams River

Photography salmon and surroundings

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Pace: 2 mph or slower

8:00 AM Saturday at Log building - Roderick-Haig Brown Prov Park

This is a photo-oriented trip. Arrive Friday evening. Trip begins Saturday 8:00am & ends Sunday approx 3pm. Saturday - photograph salmon & scenery along lower Adams River, between river mouth at Shuswap Lk & upper canyon trailhead. Sunday - we'll hike upstream into the canyon for salmon, birds, and scenic river habitat.

Nominal parking fee: approx $5/day.

Car camp and motel options Friday & Saturday evening in Sorrento or Chase.

Info: Roderick Haig-Brown Park,

Note: Depending on weather, we may move this to the following weekend.


Adams River

  • Red Marker
    50.924205, -119.638685
    50.9242045 -119.6386852
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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