Lakelse Lake Provincial Park, Terrace

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Lakelse Lake Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia, Canada located just west of Highway 37 between Terrace and Kitimat. The name is derived from the Coast Tsimshian language word "LaxGyels" - “fresh water mussel”, for the mollusk that is found on the bottom of both Lakelse Lake and Lakelse River. Prior to Lakelse Lake becoming a provincial park, Hatchery Creek, which runs throughout the park, was the site of a sockeye salmon hatchery operated by the Canadian Government between 1919 and 1936. Lakelse Lake Provincial Park was established on March 16, 1956.The park is 3.54km2 in size and is primarily used for camping, boating, canoeing, swimming and nature trail walking.The nearby Lakelse Hot Springs are located just east of the lake.
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  • A great and safe place to camp, picnic, or just relax at the beach and go for a swim, beautiful view. Clean beaches and camping areas are well-kept, price are not that bad either for campers, Children...  more »
  • this is indeed a gem of a lake and within easy driving distance of Terrace and well looked after by Parks BC  more »
  • Started camping (real camping in a tent) again a few years ago with my grandson - used to camp every year with my daughters. The campsite is so convenient for the sites being close to everything - was...  more »

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