Copper Island is the only natural island in the Shuswap Lake. According to legend, Ta Lana the great bear sleeps under the island in a large cave. There is a hiking trail to the top of the island. The island is only accessible by boat (or a very strong swimmer).
Copper Island also has some of the Shuswap's pictographs as seen
Boat Access - 2.8 km hike around the island.