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Lake Cowichan - Lake Cowichan

Lake Cowichan - Hiking

Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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Why choose a trail at Lake Cowichan?

Lake Cowichan is a small town in British Columbia, Canada, located on the east coast of Vancouver Island. The town is situated on the shores of Lake Cowichan, a large freshwater lake that stretches for over 25 kilometers. The lake is a popular spot for fishing, swimming, and boating, and is surrounded by forested hills and mountains. There are several small towns and villages located around the lake, as well as a few campgrounds and resorts.


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Access fee $ 0.00
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From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-124.054167
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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Lake Cowichan can be accessed by travelling east on Highway 18 from Duncan. The trailhead is located on the north side of the highway, just west of the bridge over the Cowichan River.

Why visit Lake Cowichan

The Lake Cowichan is a beautiful place to visit in British Columbia. The lake is surrounded by forest and mountains, and it's a great place for fishing, swimming, and boating. There are also several restaurants and shops in the town of Lake Cowichan, and it's a great place to relax and enjoy the natural beauty of Canada.

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

Lake Cowichan 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 Lake Cowichan in British Columbia are hiking, biking, and fishing.

-Hiking the trails around the lake

-Fishing for trout

-Boating and swimming

-Picnicking in the park

Where to eat?

1. The Cowichan Valley Brewing Company - the Cowichan Valley Brewing Company is a microbrewery and restaurant located in Duncan, British Columbia. The brewery produces a variety of hand-crafted beers, and the restaurant serves up a variety of pub fare.

2. The Old Firehouse Grill - the Old Firehouse Grill is a family-owned and operated restaurant in Lake Cowichan, British Columbia. The restaurant is housed in an old fire station, and it serves up a variety of home-cooked meals.

3. The Lighthouse Pub - the Lighthouse Pub is a pub and restaurant located in Chemainus, British Columbia. The pub has a casual atmosphere, and it serves up a variety of pub fare.

4. The Kettle Valley Steakhouse - the Kettle Valley Steakhouse is a steakhouse and pub located in Naramata, British Columbia. The steakhouse has a casual atmosphere, and it serves up a variety of steaks, chicken, and seafood dishes.

5. The Blue Grouse Cafe - the Blue Grouse Cafe is a cafe and bakery located in Pender Island, British Columbia. The cafe has a relaxed atmosphere, and it serves up a variety of breakfast items, sandwiches, and desserts.

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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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