Bastion Mountain

 

South Shuswap
Distance: 1 km
Difficulty: More Difficult
Duration: 0.5+ Hours
Trail Access / Features
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Trail Notes / Current Conditions:

CAUTION: Active logging road - use a 2-way radio or follow a radioed vehicle or logging truck. Dangerous cliff edge and trail, especially in wet conditions. Stay clear, and keep children and dogs well back.

Trail Description:

Approx. 11 km journey up the logging roads, plus a 1 km walk along the cliffs for great views of Shuswap Lake and surrounding mountains.

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Access:

15 km west of Salmon Arm on Hwy. 1, or 18 km east from Sorrento turn east onto Sunnybrae-Canoe Point Rd. Follow this road for approx. 6.5 km, and at the base of a slide that comes nearly to the road, turn left onto the rough gravel road, leading up to Bastion Mountain. Go to the parking lot a short way up the road. Follow the road up the mountain to the top of the cliffs near the relay tower, keeping to the best traveled road.

Access Maps: From Salmon Arm, From Sorrento