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Cougar Creek

Cougar Creek (Gold River)

BoatingFishingBoat LaunchCamping

  • Rec Site #:REC0471
  • Type:Maintained
  • Fees:$15.00 Camping
  • Fee Applies:May 19, 2023 - Sep 17, 2023
    All Days
  • Campsites:65
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:Boat Launch
  • Site Description: A popular destination for anglers and those wanting to explore Nootka Sound. Great views looking out over Tlupana Inlet with many campsites. Parking is available on a daily or weekly basis.

    No garbage or recycling services provided - please pack out what you pack in.

    Camping Fees: $15/party, $10/senior rate - CASH ONLY

    Additional Fees:$5.00/boat launch. Reserved Parking $10/night,$40/week. Firewood available for purchase. Reservations not accepted.

  • Driving Directions: From Gold River, continue west across the bridge and turn left at the junction toward Tahsis. Turn right onto the Head Bay FSR. Turn left onto Tlupana Mainline (around the 37km marker). Green and white signs guide you to Cougar Creek. Continue on past the log sort and up the Galiano Mainline. The site is located on the right at the bottom of the hill after you pass the a viewpoint overlooking the inlet. 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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