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Mahood Lake hiking

British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Mahood Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Mahood Lake?

Mahood Lake is a pristine mountain lake located in the heart of the Selkirk Mountains, in British Columbia. Fed by glaciers and snowmelt, the clear, cold water is a haven for trout and other fish. The surrounding forest provides shelter for deer, elk, and bears. The rocky shoreline and crystal-clear water make Mahood Lake a popular destination for hikers, campers, and anglers.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-120.3742859
51.916757

What are the coordinates and address of Mahood Lake?

Mahood Lake
Mahood Lake, British Columbia, Canada

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Starting Point

The Mahood Lake trails can be accessed from the Mahood Lake Recreation Site. The Recreation Site is located on the east side of the lake, about 2 km from the dam. There is a parking lot and a boat launch at the Recreation Site.

Why visit Mahood Lake

The Mahood Lake is a beautiful place to visit in British Columbia. The lake is surrounded by mountains and forests, 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 Mahood Lake in British Columbia a good place for the whole family?

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

Things not to be missed

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

1. Hiking - Mahood Lake is a great place for hiking with plenty of trails to choose from.

2. Fishing - The lake is stocked with trout so it's a great place to go fishing.

3. Boating - There are plenty of places to launch a boat on Mahood Lake.

4. Camping - There are several campsites around the lake that offer great views and access to the water.

Where to eat?

1. The Boathouse at Mahood Lake Resort - This hidden gem is located on the shores of Mahood Lake and offers a variety of delicious dishes including fresh seafood, steaks, and salads.

2. The Old Saltery Pub - This rustic pub is located in the heart of the charming town of Saltery Bay and offers a wide variety of pub classics like fish and chips, burgers, and shepherd's pie.

3. The Mahood Lake Lodge - This lakeside lodge is the perfect spot to enjoy a delicious meal while taking in the stunning views of Mahood Lake. They offer a variety of dishes including pizza, pasta, and sandwiches.

4. The Gumboot Cafe - This quirky cafe is located in the small town of Slocan and is known for their delicious home-cooked meals. They offer a variety of dishes including soup, sandwiches, and pie.

5. The Kootenay Cafe - This charming cafe is located in the small town of Winlaw and is known for their delicious breakfast options like pancakes, waffles, and eggs benedict.

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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