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BC Parks - Lower Mainland Camping
Some of the best Provincial Park experiences in BC can be had right on its back doorstep in the Fraser Valley and Greater Vancouver. It's hard to find an outdoor adventure you can't have at Golden Ears, Cultus or Rolley Lake: boating, swimming, fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding...the list just goes on and on.
Size: 62450 HaFacilities: 3 campgrounds at Gold Creek (148 sites), Alouette (206 sites) and North Beach (55 sites). Backcountry camping is available on the West Canyon Trail and Panorama Ridge. There are 2 group sites, 3 day-use areas, boat launch and sani-station available. Day-use pay parking is in effect. Showers and flush toilets are available at Gold Creek and Alouette. Location: 11 km north of Maple Ridge via Highway 7.A very popular park for hiking canoeing, kayaking, motorboating, swimming, horse trail riding and fishing. Ă˘â‚¬Â˘ Canoe rentals are available at South Beach day-use area. Winter camping (for a fee) is also available.
Size: 9 HaFacilities: Day-use area, playground.Location: 40 km south of Vancouver at the Douglas Border Crossing.Area straddles the 49th Parallel on the Canadian/US border. Beautiful lawns and gardens feature the Peace Arch representing lasting peace between the two countries.
Size: 115 HaFacilities: 64 campsites, a day-use picnic area, showers, flush toilets and a sani-station, playground and sandy beach. Day-use pay parking is in effect. Location: 23 km northwest of Mission. Take Highway 7 to Maple Ridge and follow the signs. The lake offers a sandy beach, swimming area and canoeing/kayaking (no power or electric motors). There is a walking trail around the lakeshore and wildlife viewing from the boardwalk.
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Phone: (604) 466-8325
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