Woss Lake

  Woss Lake is and astonishingly beautiful Vancouver Island lake located just wihin the the Haihte Mountain Range, home to some of the largest remaining glaciers on Vancouver Island. The Southern half of the lake lies within Woss Lake Provincial Park, which is also the gateway to the Oolichan Trail or Grease Trail leading to […]

Kathleen Lake

  Kathleen Lake is a lovely secluded lake hidden away in a deep valley just to the east of Alice Lake. There is a a gorgeous recreation site at the Eastern end of the lake as well as a boat launch at the Western end. This is a great place to spend several hours paddling […]

Alice Lake

  Alice Lake, like it’s sister lake Victoria, is a long narrow lake surrounded by steeply rising hills clothed with lush west coast coniferous forest. This wild and beautiful lake is largely undeveloped although there is a scattering of mostly rusting cabins that where historically grant to forestry workers and are now 100 year leases. […]

Main Lakes Chain Canoe Route

  The Main Lakes Chain Canoe Route, also known as the Village Bay Lakes Canoe Route, which lies mostly within Main Lake Provincial Park, on the northern end of Quadra Island, is one of Vancouver Islands lesser know kayak/canoe trips. The Main Lakes Chain Canoe Route is not so much a “route” as a serious […]

Pye Lake

  Pye Lake is just a short drive north of Campbell river and part of a chain of unconnected lakes (Roberts, Stella, Pye and McCreight Lake) that are all well worth the visit. One can easily spend an enjoyable afternoon, or even and entire day paddling this lovely island lake. The only down side is […]

McCreight Lake

  McCreight Lake is just a short drive north of Campbell river and part of a chain of unconnected lakes (Roberts, Stella, Pye and McCreight Lake) that are all well worth the visit. McCreight Lake is a deep lake favoured by fishermen year-round. At the Western end of the lake, where Armor De Cosmos Creek […]

Stella Lake

  Stella Lake is just a short drive north of Campbell river and part of a chain of unconnected lakes (Roberts, Stella, Pye and McCreight Lake) that are all well worth the visit. The lake is large and varied enough to provide a day or two of enjoy paddling. There are 3-4 rec sites located […]

Victoria Lake

  Victoria Lake is surely one of Vancouver Island’s greatest hidden treasures. This enchanting wilderness lake, surrounded by majestic forest covered hills, is a is one of the most enchanting island lakes I’ve yet encountered. While the lake can be very windy, particularly on a hot summer afternoon, the varied Southeastern shoreline provides plenty of […]