Sun-Oka Provincial Park, BC
Sun-Oka Provincial Park Short Term Forecast
Sun-Oka Provincial Park got its name as the short version of 'sunny Okanagan'. Located in Naramata BC the beach is one of the best in Canada. This park is featured in the great beach and waterfront views as well as water activities and picnic areas.This part of Okanagan Lake has generally met water quality objectives for nitrogen and phosphorus. Water quality testing for fecal coliforms and e-coli has just begun (June 2011) and no information is as yet available.Where's Bill?On June 12 2011 Bill Wittur swam the lake. Bill moved to London in 2006 and became 'too comfortable' working in an office setting. He had an ephiphany about getting into better shape and cares about the water in Canada which he calls its greatest resource. After a volunteer surgery he used swimming for therapy and in 2010 decided he'd swim Okanagan Lake. He swam about 135km in two weeks. World record setter Ann Meraw now 94 (2011) has swam the Okanagan including a 32-hour 12 minute swim from Kelowna to Penticton.
Tested weekly from June 15 to September 30