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Brewster Lake
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Brewster Lake

Brewster Lake (Campbell River)

Beach ActivitiesCanoeingBoatingFishing
Boat LaunchVehicle Accessible Camping

Site Closed.
Brewster Lake Recreation Site is now closed and gated for the season. The site will open again May 2023. Shoulder season group rentals are now available. See info below.

  • Rec Site #:REC0173
  • Type:Maintained
  • Fees:$18.00 Camping
  • Fee Applies:May 18, 2023 - Sep 4, 2023
    All Days
  • Campsites:19
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:Boat Launch
  • Site Description: The sandy beach is the big attraction at this site - great for swimming. Easy to launch a small boat or canoe and explore the rest of Brewster Lake. This site is located along the Sayward Forest Canoe Route.

    Please pack out what you pack in as there are no garbage disposal services at Brewster Lake.

    All sites are first come, first served and on site payment is cash only.

    Shoulder season rentals are currently available. This opportunity includes renting the entire recreation site. Individual sites are not available in the shoulder season.

    Rental fees are $250/night with a three night minimum required to reserve. A refundable damage deposit of 1/2 the rental cost is required. For more information, or to inquire about available dates, please contact: A.Theoret@Silvifor.com

  • Driving Directions: From Campbell River, travel north on Highway 19. Turn left onto Menzies Mainline, travel approx. 16kms to the turn-off to Brewster Lake Recreation Site (signed). Watch for logging traffic on the mainline.


    From Campbell River, travel west on Highway 28, for 34km. Turn right onto the Strathcona Dam road and drive across the dam. Follow the Greenstone FSR (5kms) to the three way junction and turn left onto Gray Lake FSR (5kms). Veer right onto Menzies Mainline and the entrance to Brewster Lake is approx. 1km down the road on the left.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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