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Main Lake Provincial Park

Village Bay Road, British Columbia V0P 1W0, Canada
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Bugs!!! Wind!!! Not worth the trip.

Terrible place. Too many bugs. Cold at night and wind on the lake that made boating very difficult... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Em364
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Vancouver, Canada
So peaceful and beautiful

We stopped here briefly on our way elsewhere and what a wonderful location it is. We stood on the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jean S
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Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
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3 weeks ago
“So peaceful and beautiful”
1 week ago
“Bugs!!! Wind!!! Not worth the trip.”
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Village Bay Road, British Columbia V0P 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Terrible place. Too many bugs. Cold at night and wind on the lake that made boating very difficult. I would not recommend this place for families with small children, and certainly the weather can't be depended on. I didn't know there were black flies and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here briefly on our way elsewhere and what a wonderful location it is. We stood on the lake shore and there was not a sound anywhere. It was amazing. The information board makes it clear that this is wilderness country and has all...More

Thank Jean S
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Hiking in this beautiful park in the center of Quadra Island is a terrific experience. The dense rainforest is filled with ferns and all manner of green density. The lakes are fresh water and fine to paddle or take a swim.

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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Access this park, dock and hiking trails by gravel roads actively traveled by logging trucks. The roads are narrow and wind so visibility is sometimes very limited. Drive slowly and use caution. We drove to the Surge Narrows Trail which is fairly challenging as it...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2016

Beautiful, tranquil, peaceful, quiet... a perfect place to escape! Main Lake is connected to Village Bay Lake via a shallow channel that snakes through reeds, which makes for an exciting adventure in a canoe, kayak or row boat. Main Lake has several great camping spots....More

2  Thank 76AstonV8
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Reviewed 9 November 2014

This is the most amazing camping paradise! This provincial park is a series of 3+ interconnected lakes, some only accessible by boat. The camp spots are secluded and gorgeous, right on the lake. Here are some ideas for your trip. You can park at Village...More

3  Thank Via_girl
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

Quiet, beautiful, excellent campgrounds. A paddler's delight. Easy access directly from the local road.

Thank Jack M
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Reviewed 22 August 2014

Visited this beautiful park, took out a boat and headed to 'Rock Island' based on the review from another trip advisor member (see below), was very worth it, and highly recommended!! Pretty peeved I didn't bring my fishing gear!

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Reviewed 12 June 2014

boated in to my aunt and uncles cabin with them and couldn't believe the beauty! from one lake to the next and the next, amazing! we had a picnic out on the big lake on a rock island. will post pictures when i find them

Thank iyq4uraqt
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