PO Box 1479, Parksville British Columbia V9P 2H4
250-954-4600 Fax 250-248-8584
Facing Strait of Georgia
south of Parksville
, this extremely popular park area is famed for its 2000 meter sandy beach. Visitors also enjoy the wooded upland area, self-guiding nature trail and visitor center. Bird watching is good, especially in the early spring when large concentrations of seabirds congregate for the annual herring spawn. The park is crowded during July and August. To avoid inconveniencing campers, a wait list system is in effect. Check at the gatehouse on arrival. Camping space is usually available at nearby Englishman River Falls Provincial Park
or Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park
. To inquire about group camping, call the number below.
This is just one of hundreds of British Columbia Provincial Parks.
Other British Columbia Provincial Parks nearby:
(Gabriola Island) Drumbeg Provincial Park
(Parksville) Elk Falls Provincial Park
(Parksville) Englishman River Falls Provincial Park
(Parksville) Fillongley Provincial Park
(Hornby Island) Helliwell Provincial Park
(Nanaimo) Hemer Provincial Park
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12/10 Coming to The Parksville area
Berry Dairy Days Burlington WA June13-16 Fresh local strawberry shortcake, spectacular fireworks show, fabulous parades, Kiwanis Salmon BBQ, entertainment stage with live music, nostalgic Berry Cool Car Show.