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Adams River Salmon Run

#3 of 10 things to do in Chase Features Animals
Squilax Anglemont Rd, Chase, British Columbia BC V0E 1M0, Canada
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Excellent chance to see the reality and wonder of nature

The Adams river sockeye run is incredible to see. While the run occurs every year the ones to see... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
TerryK100
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Kamloops, Canada
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Once every 4 years.

You need to check when the Adam river salmon run is on. Best to contact the Adam River Band or... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
Robert C
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Chase, Canada
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Squilax Anglemont Rd, Chase, British Columbia BC V0E 1M0, Canada
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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

Thank TerryK100
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

Thank Robert C
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

Thank lindafehr
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

Thank Skwiki
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
Reviewed 30 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

Thank Bebops56
Reviewed 18 April 2016

During the annual run, it is such a joy to see the circle of life, as the salmon return year after year. Tons of information available on site. Nicely prepared walking trails. Great for a family outing

1  Thank kb12016
Reviewed 11 February 2016

A Place to stop anytime. In the fall the Salmon run is something no one should miss. But the many trails the area supplies and views of the river keeps you in touch to Beautiful BC and what it all has to offer. Great place...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 8 February 2016

this is truly a must see. on the on years, there are so many salmon you can almost walk across the fish to get to the other side. the river turns completely red because the salmon are red. sometimes you get to see a hungry...More

Thank econospan
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Finally got to see the Salmon Run (salmon spawning). It was a sub-dominant year for 2015 but there were still a lot in the river, no bears to see catching the salmons, lots of already dead large salmon by the banks. Tips: 1) Research well...More

3  Thank Arthur F
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