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Enderby is a city of about 3000 people (2016) in the Okanagan region of British Columbia. The Shuswap River marks the eastern and northeastern limits of the City.


The rural area surrounding Enderby is made up of the communities of Ashton Creek, Grandview Bench, Grindrod, Kingfisher, Mara, Splatsin Reserve, Springbend and Trinity Valley.

Several smaller lakes, including Gardom Lake and Hidden Lake, are also located in the area.

The Splatsin Band is the original inhabitant of the area. It is the southernmost tribe of the Secwepemc or Shuswap First Nation.

Agriculture, industry, retail, and tourism are the main components of the economy. A variety of agricultural and industrial enterprises are located in the area, including dairy farming, cattle ranching, fertilizer and feed production, mills, and value-added wood products. Farms include diverse livestock such as llamas, bison, and deer.

Get in[edit]

It is approximately 80 km (50 mi) north of Kelowna and 130 km (81 mi) east of Kamloops. Highway 97A passes through Enderby.

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Enderby is known for the variety of outdoor activities:

  • 1 Mara Provincial Park (24 km north of Enderby on Highway 97A). Located at the eastern shore of Mara Lake. A day use park for fishing, swimming, boating, and picnics. Mara Provincial Park (Q14874678) on Wikidata Mara Provincial Park on Wikipedia
  • 2 Enderby Cliffs Provincial Park (parking at the north end of Brash Allen Rd, northeast of Enderby). From on top of the cliffs, offers amazing views of the region. Enderby Cliffs Provincial Park (Q30238453) on Wikidata
  • Hike or cross-country ski in the Larch Hill in Salmon Arm
  • 3 Shuswap River (the river forms the eastern boundary of Enderby.). Canoeing, kayaking, or tubefloating on the river. Shuswap River (Q280542) on Wikidata Shuswap River on Wikipedia
  • 4 Mabel Lake Golf & Airpark, 3445 Enderby Mabel Lake Rd (from Hwy 97A and Cliff Ave, head east on Cliff Ave and follow the road for 35 km), +1 250-838-0881.
  • 5 Birchdale Golf Course, 7023 Hwy 97A, Grindrod (about 9 km north of Enderby on Hwy 97A), +1 250-838-7740.



  • 1 Enderby Restaurant & Pub, 1510 George St (at Fortune's Landing Motel). Burgers, fish & chips, garlic ribs, wings, beef dip, fish tacos.


  • 1 Riverfront Pub, 6927 Hwy 97A, Grindrod, +1 250-838-7261. Daily 9AM-10PM. 8.5 km away in Grindrod, which may be worth visiting just for the name.


  • 1 Fortune's Landing Motel, 1510 George St (just off Highway 97), +1 250-838-6825. Outdoor pool & a relaxed bar/restaurant, plus free Wi-Fi & parking. Double from $72.
  • 2 Sleep Right Inn, 606 King Ave, +1 250 838-9394. Modest choice in an unassuming low-rise building offering low-key rooms with kitchenettes. Double from $60.

Go next[edit]

Routes through Enderby
ENDSicamous  N  S  ArmstrongVernon
ENDSalmon Arm  N  S  ENDS at

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