Wondering what to get Dad for Father’s Day? How about a two-day outing on the Shuswap?
Here’s the deal. We’re offering a special Father-Son only trip, skippered by Captain Ron. It will leave Sicamous at 6 pm Friday, June 15 and return shortly after noon on Sunday, June 17. Spend time bonding with your dad. Bring your fishing gear, if that is what you’re into, or simply relax on the deck, enjoy a splash (or many) in the water, see the beautiful sites around the lake, play games, or simply relax around a campfire on the beach. Plus, party games.
All food is supplied—Ron will be the chef, but you’ll pitch in to help. Maximum six Dad/Son pairs (minimum 3, to guarantee the trip). Price $299.00, plus taxes—that’s for the package, not “each”. Choice of sleeping arrangements will be by order of booking for the trip (but no one will have to share a bed with their dad,) so book quickly and get the best options. Book by emailing me directly: info@nullRemoteEscapeVacations.com
How about joining other solos and doubles for a weekend charter? Come as a single, or a couple. Make new friends from around Western Canada. Captain Ron does the skippering and acts as chef; you all pitch in to help with kitchen duties, clean-up etc. Typically, the charter will leave Friday at about 6 pm and return to the marina shortly after noon on Sunday, so that you can be back at work on Monday.
We may be doing one or more of these this summer if a weekend is not booked long enough in advance. Price will be about $169 per person, or $279 per couple (+ taxes). Watch ourFacebook Page for last minute specials.
If you’re thinking about a houseboat vacation, it’s time to get serious because the schedule is filling up. We’re still relatively open July 2 – 23 and August 11-20 but pretty booked up in between, (though we still have the weekend of July 27-30 available.) After August 24, we’re mostly still open, as well, and the price drops drastically after Labour Day. So, don’t wait! It is the busiest time for bookings, and we should fill up quickly now.
With the May long weekend starting tomorrow, we can say SUMMER IS HERE! I hav always felt like the May long weekend is the start of summer. We can really notice the longer days, and definitely feel the warmer temperatures.
What better thing to do this weekend than to hit up the lake for the FREE Trooper concert in the middle of Shuswap Lake. The Remote Escape will be there, along with so many other boats enjoying the music.
Have you booked your vacation with us yet? Contact us today to see if your dates are available!
The lower mainland is supposed to break temperature records today!! With Captain Ron taking The Remote Escape out this coming May Long Weekend to see Trooper perform ON THE LAKE, the boat will be ready for all of our guests!!
If you haven’t booked your vacation with us yet, we still have some availability! Contact us today to book!!!
Now that houseboat season is right around the corner, we need some new photos to post on our website, Facebook and Instagram.
If you are house boating with is, or you have in the past, send us your photos! While you’re at it, send us a review! We would love to hear from you!
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Did you know, if you or someone in your group has a boat or sea-doos you can launch them at the public launch beside our marina and pull them behind the houseboat for your trip. Be sure to bring a long rope(s) for your toys as well as bumper buoys if you need to pull up close to the houseboat, other boats or docks to protect your boat and ours. For safety we recommend that all additional personal watercraft be tied up securely next to the houseboat or pulled up on shore at night.
Search our FAQ page for answers to many other common questions we get asked!
This summer, plan your vacation aboard The Remote Escape. A private, luxury houseboat with accommodations for up to 18. You can choose to cruise the lake the whole time you’re aboard, visit some stunning waterfalls on shore, spend the day laying on a beach, and so much more. A house boat vacation with The Remote Escape can make all your vacation dreams come true! Book today to ensure the dates you want are available!
The lake temperature depends on what time of year you will be doing your house boat vacation. If you go in early season, such as May, you will find the lake to still be a bit cooler. However, if you go through summer months, such as July and August, you will notice much warmer lake temperature. According to this chart, last July the lake water averaged around 23 Celcius! That is a warm lake!
Either way, when you are sun tanning on the top deck, or hanging out inside, a quick dip in the lake will leave you feeling refreshed!
Be sure to contact us today to discuss which dates are still available to book!