Schkam Lake (Lake of the Woods) is a small lake located right as you begin your journey into the heart of the Fraser Canyon. It has great highway access and provides a great spot on all of those hot canyon summer days. Stop by for a quick dip or enjoy the day at this shady picnic spot located on the banks of the lake. Other activities include; a picnic site, canoeing and fishing. To visit this beautiful lake take the trans-Canada HWY, it’s located 5 minutes east of Hope.