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Durrance Lake hiking

Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Durrance Lake Statistics

What are the activities at Durrance Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Durrance Lake?

Durrance Lake is a serene and beautiful spot to spend a day or weekend. The lake is surrounded by forest and mountains, making for a picturesque backdrop. There are several hiking trails that lead to the lake, and it's the perfect place to go for a peaceful walk or a relaxing swim. The water is clean and clear, and there are plenty of spots to sunbathe on the shore. Durrance Lake is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, and it's definitely worth a visit if you're in the area.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-123.4768258
48.5475851

What are the coordinates and address of Durrance Lake?

Durrance Lake
Durrance Lake, British Columbia, Canada

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Starting Point

The Durrance Lake trails can be accessed from the Durrance Lake parking lot. The parking lot is located on the east side of Durrance Lake, off of Highway 3.

Why visit Durrance Lake

The Durrance Lake is a beautiful place to visit in British Columbia. The lake is surrounded by mountains, and the views are stunning. The lake is also a great place for fishing, and there are plenty of hiking trails in the area.

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

Durrance Lake is a good place for the whole family. There are many activities to do such as fishing, swimming, and hiking.

Things not to be missed

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

1. Hiking: There are a number of great hiking trails near Durrance Lake, including the Lakeshore Trail, which offers beautiful views of the lake and surrounding mountains.

2. Fishing: The lake is a popular spot for fishing, with trout and salmon being the most common catches.

3. Boating: Visitors can enjoy boating on Durrance Lake, either by renting a boat or bringing their own.

4. Swimming: The lake is a great place to take a swim on a hot day.

5. Camping: There are several campsites near the lake where visitors can camp overnight.

Where to eat?

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

2. The Keg Steakhouse & Bar - This steakhouse is also located on the edge of Durrance Lake and offers a wide selection of steaks, as well as seafood, chicken, and ribs.

3. The Old Boot Pub - This pub is located in the small town of Brisco, which is about a 10 minute drive from Durrance Lake. The Old Boot Pub offers a variety of pub fare, including burgers, sandwiches, and fish and chips.

4. The Crazy Raven Cafe - This cafe is located in the small town of Nakusp, which is about a 30 minute drive from Durrance Lake. The Crazy Raven Cafe offers a variety of breakfast and lunch items, including pancakes, waffles, sandwiches, and salads.

5. The Durrance Lake Store - This store is located right on the edge of Durrance Lake and offers a variety of snacks and drinks, as well as some basic camping supplies.

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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