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Buttle Lake - Hiking

British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Buttle Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Buttle Lake?

Buttle Lake is a pristine mountain lake located in the heart of the Vancouver Island wilderness. The lake is surrounded by towering peaks and lush forest, and is a popular destination for hikers, campers, and anglers. The clear, cold water is home to trout and salmon, and the surrounding forest provides ample opportunity for wildlife viewing. There are several primitive campsites around the lake, as well as a few resorts that offer cabin rentals. Buttle Lake is a beautiful and serene escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-125.5592813
49.7082611

What are the coordinates and address of Buttle Lake?

Buttle Lake
Buttle Lake, British Columbia, Canada

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Starting Point

The Buttle Lake trails can be accessed from the main campground or from the day-use area.

Why visit Buttle Lake

The Buttle Lake is a beautiful place to visit in British Columbia. The lake is surrounded by mountains, and it is a great place for fishing, hiking, and camping. The lake is also home to many animals, including deer, bears, and eagles.

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

Buttle Lake is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, including swimming, fishing, hiking, and camping.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Buttle Lake in British Columbia are hiking, camping, fishing, and boating.

1. Hiking - There are a number of great hikes near Buttle Lake, including the popular John Hart Trail. This trail takes you through some beautiful scenery, including forests, waterfalls, and lakes.

2. Fishing - Buttle Lake is a great place to fish for trout, salmon, and other fish. There are a number of fishing spots around the lake that offer great fishing opportunities.

3. Boating - Buttle Lake is a great place to boat, with plenty of room for boaters to explore the lake. There are also a number of marinas around the lake where you can dock your boat.

4. Camping - There are a number of great camping spots near Buttle Lake, including in the surrounding forests and by the lake itself. Camping is a great way to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.

5. Swimming - Buttle Lake is a great place to swim, with its clean, clear water and sandy beaches. There are also a few swimming areas around the lake that are perfect for swimming.

Where to eat?

1. The Buttle Lake General Store - This store has a small cafe inside that serves up some great food options like sandwiches, soups, and salads.

2. The Upper Campbell Lake Store - This store is a bit off the beaten path, but it's definitely worth checking out for the amazing food they serve up. They have everything from burgers and fries to pizza and chicken wings.

3. The Gold River Marina - This marina has a great little cafe that serves up some delicious seafood options like fish and chips, crab cakes, and salmon burgers.

4. The Tofino Brewing Company - This brewery is known for their amazing craft beers, but they also serve up some great food options like pizzas, sandwiches, and salads.

5. The Wickaninnish Inn - This inn is located right on the beach in Tofino and they serve up some of the best food in the area. They have everything from seafood dishes to steaks and burgers.

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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