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Swim Bay

Beach Avenue, Peachland, British Columbia, Canada
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Dangerous

Great place to take a walk along the lake. But the 30 k speed limit is a joke. Locals say the... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Davidnvan
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North Vancouver, Canada
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Kids Paradise

Clean warm water, with lots to jump off! Water deepens gradually, so good for .little 'uns or non... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
GetAboutGal
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Peachland, Canada
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“swim area” (2 reviews)
“diving board” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Beach Avenue, Peachland, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to take a walk along the lake. But the 30 k speed limit is a joke. Locals say the police never give tickets, so everyone speeds. Like having a walk on a freeway. Be safe. Not here

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Clean warm water, with lots to jump off! Water deepens gradually, so good for .little 'uns or non swimmers to cool off. Bring beach shoes if you have tender feet, as this is not a sandy beach, rather a pebble beach. Clean washrooms, shade trees...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

only beach to have a life guard - concession stand, washrooms and protected swim area - activities for kids

Thank tcjohnston
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

One of the best places for children of all ages to be when the weather is hot! Lifeguards, zip line, docks to jump off of and a rope swing into the water! Be sure to wear water shoes if you have tender tootsies as this...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Why this spot appeals to tourists is beyond me. We have tons of lakes around here. Head up into the mountains and enjoy a totally private lake rather than flocking to a beach covered in people, right beside the highway. I will never get why...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Swim Bay has been a favorite w/ our family for 15 yrs. It's very much a family beach but younger adulds/ teens are always having a good time. The rope swing & zip line are a great way to cool off, done it myself many...More

1  Thank valeriemcbryan
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

My husband & I were getting quite hangry on our trip from Nanaimo to Summerland. The trip took was longer than anticipated due to road construction. We turned off at Peachland & found a picnic table, lakeside. The beach could not be seen due to...More

Thank Condu
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

The only free public beach with lifeguards, plus docks, swim-to raft, rope swings and a concession with great food and ice cream. launch your boat free too and places to park your car and trailer.

Thank Peter W
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

The only public beach in the Okanagan valley with paid, professional Lifeguards in July and August. The high diving board will test your metal and the low board is fun for all. Another popular feature is the rope-pulley swing. How better for kids to enjoy...More

Thank Maestro
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

We had ao much fun at this beach, lots of free entertainment. Zip line, swing rope, floating rafts, diving boards and life guards on duty. Seriously what more could you want at a beach. Thanks Peachland!

Thank Stephanie M
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