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Nanton Lake (Powell River)

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FishingBoat LaunchCamping

  • Rec Site #:REC0136
  • Type:Maintained
  • Fees:None
  • Campsites:16
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:Boat Launch
  • Site Description: A 2WD access site on one of the medium lakes along the Powell Forest Canoe Route. Suitable for smaller motor homes. Paddlers have their own pads to the north of the site by the take out for the portage to Ireland Lake.

    Due to unforeseen circumstances, RSTBC has suspended the fee-for-service pilot started at Dodd and Nanton Recreation sites.
    As of August 16, 2019, and until further notice, camping fees are no longer in effect. Campsites are available on a 'first-come'-'first serve' basis.
    The recreation sites will receive weekly contracted maintenance, but campers should anticipate 'user maintained' conditions.

  • Driving Directions: For up to date road information call 604 485 3132 From Powell River head south on Highway 101 to Lang Bay. Turn left onto Dixon Road and drive to the junction with Goat Lake Main. Turn left onto Goat Lake Main. Follow the one-way directions and watch for logging traffic. Stay on Goat Lake Main at the resumption of two-way traffic to about 13 km. The site is on the right.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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