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Big Bar Lake hiking

British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Big Bar Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Big Bar Lake?

The Big Bar Lake is a beautiful place to visit in British Columbia. It's a large, clear lake that is perfect for swimming, fishing, and boating. The scenery is stunning, and there are plenty of hiking and biking trails nearby. The lake is also home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, bears, and eagles.


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Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-121.7937254
51.3093492

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Big Bar Lake
Big Bar Lake, British Columbia V0K 2K0, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Big Bar Lake can be accessed by travelling east on Highway 1 to the exit for Little Fort. From there, travel north on Highway 5 to the junction with Highway 20. Turn east onto Highway 20 and drive to the end of the road at Big Bar Lake.

Why visit Big Bar Lake

The Big Bar Lake is a beautiful place to visit in British Columbia. The lake is surrounded by mountains, and it is a great place to go fishing, hiking, or camping. The lake is also home to many different types of wildlife, including deer, bears, and eagles.

Is Big Bar Lake in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what the family is looking for in a vacation spot. Big Bar Lake is a beautiful location and has a lot to offer visitors, but it may not be the best place for everyone. Some families may enjoy spending time outdoors hiking and fishing, while others may prefer a more relaxed atmosphere with opportunities for swimming and boating.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Big Bar Lake in British Columbia are hiking, fishing, and camping.

-Hiking: There are a number of hikes in the area, ranging from easy to difficult. Some popular hikes include the hike to Big Bar Lake, the hike to Kinbasket Lake, and the hike to Mount Robson.

-Fishing: The area is known for its excellent fishing, with trout, salmon, and char all being common catches.

-Boating: There are a number of lakes in the area that are perfect for boating. Some popular ones include Kinbasket Lake, Moose Lake, and Pyramid Lake.

-Camping: There are a number of great camping spots in the area, including at Big Bar Lake, Kinbasket Lake, and Mount Robson Provincial Park.

Where to eat?

1. The Boathouse Restaurant - This restaurant is located on the edge of Big Bar Lake and offers stunning views of the lake and the surrounding mountains. The menu features a variety of dishes, including seafood, steaks, and pasta.

2. The Kettle Valley Railway Trestle - This is a hidden gem located just a few minutes from Big Bar Lake. It is a restored railway trestle that offers beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. The restaurant at the trestle serves up a variety of dishes, including sandwiches, salads, and desserts.

3. The BX Creek Cafe - This cafe is located in the small town of BX Creek, which is just a few minutes from Big Bar Lake. The cafe is housed in a historic building that was once used as a post office. The menu features a variety of dishes, including sandwiches, soups, and desserts.

4. The Fraser River Lodge - This lodge is located on the banks of the Fraser River and offers stunning views of the river and the surrounding mountains. The lodge has a restaurant that serves up a variety of dishes, including seafood, steaks, and pasta.

5. The Baldface Lodge - This lodge is located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies and offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains. The lodge has a restaurant that serves up a variety of dishes, including seafood, steaks, and pasta.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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