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Champion Lakes Provincial Park

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Beautiful little spot

Three lovely lakes, great for swimming or just chilling by. Has a dog friendly beach, and is a... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Shirley-AndyB
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Kelowna, Canada
Beautiful Park, Fantastic Staff

This park is really beautiful. It has three terrific lakes each with their own hikes. The park has... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
ndhouston
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Coolangatta, Australia
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22 Jul 2018
“Beautiful little spot”
28 Jun 2018
“Beautiful Park, Fantastic Staff”
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Champion Lakes Road, Fruitvale, British Columbia V0G 1G0, Canada
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Three lovely lakes, great for swimming or just chilling by. Has a dog friendly beach, and is a great place to spend a day. Take your own stuff - picnic, blankets, towels or chairs. Washrooms are available.

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This park is really beautiful. It has three terrific lakes each with their own hikes. The park has a large camping ground and a easy to use boat launch. All facilities are super clean and modern. Perhaps the most impressive thing of the park were...More

Thank ndhouston
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We loved our stay at this campsite, hosts were very nice. Beautiful lake view spot. Enjoyed washing in the lake with turtles around us.

1  Thank Erik T
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Champion Lake is close to where I have grown up so needless to say I've been used the park all my life. It's a terrific place to swim, camp, hike and play!!

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A recent family reunion brought us to the Village of Fruitvale on a particularly hot summer day. My niece suggested going to the beach. I was unaware of any beaches nearby and quite delighted and surprised when she took us to Champion Lakes. Coming from...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Used to camp here years ago and returned for a visit. Delighted to see that the Provincial Campground seems smarter, cleaner and better maintained that ever before. Highly recommend this area for families who want there children to play on a safe beach by the...More

Thank cloosh
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Champion Lakes is located a short 10-15 minute drive from the town of Fruitvale. Secluded lake with a beautiful beach area and above average facilities. Ample parking. Clean. Make sure to look for the 'painted turtles'. A little further up from the main beach is...More

1  Thank Sheep C
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The Champion Lakes are a chain of lakes and this beautiful Provincial Park is nestled in between two of them. Various watersports are possible there, and there's beach parking for those who bring water toys. The beach parking is also an overflow lot for late...More

2  Thank UnrepentantFoodie
Reviewed 11 September 2014

We have camped off and on for the past two years in Kootney, Banff and anywhere between. This is by far the cleanest and best kept campsite we have been to. They rack the sites before and after arriving, clean washroom and very friendly staff....More

2  Thank Banff_Bear31
Reviewed 5 August 2014

My father and I decided to go to Champion Lakes and camp for a few days. We had arrived to find the park campground almost full, but happened to run into the maintenance staff who kindly recommended a site they knew was available but not...More

1  Thank 20_khz
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Minalta S
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Response from Shirley-AndyB | Reviewed this property |
I think you can only take them to the dog friendly beach - but it is just as nice, and actually a bit quieter. Not sure if there is a playground or not.
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