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Charlie Lake Provincial Park

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This beautiful campground is so peaceful and quiet on Mondays. You feel like you're in a bird... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
guests50
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Fort St. John, Canada
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Fantastic place to camp

We go there on a regular basis every year, & try to go more than once. Been camping there for over... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Francie H
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Highway 97, Fort St. John, British Columbia V0C 1H0, Canada
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We've stayed here several times in our tent, and enjoy it. The sites are well spaced for privacy. The outhouses are close. The best thing is they have potable water, unlike most provincial parks where you have to boil it first.

Thank Frances C
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

This beautiful campground is so peaceful and quiet on Mondays. You feel like you're in a bird sanctuary when you sit in your lawn chair and listen. The one problem is there are not enough campsites.

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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

It’s a nice spot, unfortunately the lake is somewhat un-swimmable. However in the summer it’s really fun to fish here and go on hikes. Lots of wild life!

1  Thank Paul F
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We go there on a regular basis every year, & try to go more than once. Been camping there for over 30 years & really nice. Spots are treed. Only BIG downfall is BC Parks are taking away ALL the decent campsites, & in order...More

1  Thank Francie H
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Have stayed here many times and enjoyed every stay. The staff are amazingly friendly. The place is quiet and always clean. You'll enjoy your stay there for sure.

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This park is nice. It's quiet even though it's close to the highway. It's a bit of a walk to get to the lake but it's a relaxing walk and the trails are well marked. The park is close to the golf course and only...More

2  Thank DEJAY01
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Large spacious and clean sites. Well treed and sites each side offset for privacy. Washrooms located conveniently are well kept and fresh water available nearby. Park attendants deliver firewood to the sites and pay as delivered. Beautiful playground and picnic areas for large groups. Many...More

1  Thank FayeR130
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I use go every week it was really nice place to spend time with friends and family with nature of charlie lake!

Thank Santhosh R
Reviewed 14 September 2016

very nice place to camp , but the service is slow but friendly and convenient to get too and you don't have to reserve just look for available sites and the staff will come by on their rounds which takes awhile but is it ok...More

1  Thank vowlese
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to get some exercise and a friend recommended Charlie Lake. Lots of trails from beginner to more difficult that were lovely to walk in summer, but I'm presuming would be even better snowshoeing or cross country skiing in winter. Easy to navigate with...More

1  Thank Hinoe66
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Response from DEJAY01 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Nicole. Yes you can make reservation there. I think they only reserve a few sites though.
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