Mcgillivray Lake West (Sun Peaks)


  • Rec Site #:REC1560
  • Type:User Maintained
  • Fees:None
  • Campsites:3
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:Tables
  • Site Description:ALL DOGS MUST BE ON A LEASH AT ALL TIMES (for all Kamloops Recreation Sites). This popular fishing site has higher than usual use; note there are some fishing restrictions to be aware of. Fish can reach larger sizes here as well, despite the higher usage. This swampy lake has some negative characteristics including a relentless barrage of mosquitoes and a good number of leaches at the edges of the lake.

  • Driving Directions:As of June 14, 2019, access to the MacGillvary Recreation Site must be through Sun Peaks. The bridge south of the rec site on the MacGillvary FSR is being replaced and will not be completed until July 2019.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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