Cartwright Lake (Invermere)

BoatingFishingBoat Launch

  • Rec Site #:REC2021
  • Type:
  • Fees:None
  • Campsites:17
  • Access:Unknown
  • Facilities:Boat Launch
  • Site Description: Most popular and largest of the 'Cartwright Lakes'. The lake is over one kilometre long with a shoreline of mature pine and fir. It's deep and cold, but some swimming is possible. Two main campsites - Cartwright West, Cartwright North are both busy throughout the summer camping season. Check for altered fishing regulations.

  • Driving Directions: Car accessible, about 24 kilometres west of Brisco (Highway 95). Drive west on Bugaboo Forest Service Road and turn south at km 1.5 onto Leadqueen Forest Service Road for 6 kilometres. Alternate Route: 55 kilometres north of Invermere via Westside and Francis / Leadqueen roads. Turn west at km 41.5 junction. Use caution due to logging truck traffic. Note: Separate roads access the north end west campsites. Boat engine power restriction of 7 kW.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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