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Cougar Creek

Cougar Creek (Gold River)

BoatingFishingBoat LaunchCamping

  • Rec Site #:REC0471
  • Type:Maintained
  • Fees:$15.00 Camping
  • Fee Applies:May 15, 2018 - Sep 28, 2018
    All Days
  • Campsites:65
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:Boat Launch
  • Site Description:Cougar Creek will remain open for public use during the off-season. User-maintained; no scheduled site maintenance; no host on site; no fees for overnight use. Hosts will be on site and collecting fees again May 2018. A popular destination for anglers and those wanting to explore Nootka Sound. Great views looking out over Tlupana Inlet with many campsites and room to tie up at the dock. $15.00/camping party $10.00/seniors camping party Additional Fees:$5.00/boat launch. Reserved Parking $10/night,$40/week, $250/season. Firewood available for purchase. Reservations not accepted.

  • Driving Directions: From Gold River, head north on the gravel road and cross over the river. Just after the bridge, turn left and then a quick right onto Head Bay Forest Service Road (towards Tahsis). Turn left onto the Nesook Mainline 20.5 km past the Tahsis road junction (25 minutes or so). Drive past the log sort and up the hill (great view overlooking the inlet). The site is located on the right at the bottom of the hill. It is 39.6 km from the highway junction in Gold River to the entrance to Cougar Creek Rec Site (approximately 50 minutes or longer if you're towing a boat or trailer).

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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  • Site Maps:

Cougar Creek Rec Site.pdf



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