An interesting area of high biological diversity, with trail access. This park represents aspen/Douglas-fir/grassland associations in a richly diverse area and contributes to the representation of the Pavilion Range Ecosections.
Note that no camping or day-use facilities are provided. Bird watching, hunting, hiking and nature appreciation are potential activities in the area.
Established Date: July 23, 1997
Park Size: 173 hectares
Wilderness camping is available in this park. If you are camping in the park, please ensure no-impact camping is practiced.
There are rainbow trout in the lake. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.
Hunting is permitted only during lawful game hunting season. For more information, check the Hunting and Trapping regulations. Exempt from the No Hunting, No Shooting Restrictions within 400 metres of the center of park roads.
Situated 40 km west of Cache Creek. To access the park, drive north from Cache Creek along Hwy # 97, west along Hwy # 99, then south along the Hat Creek road, turn left on Road 463 and follow the logging roads. Visitors should have access to a BC backroads map as there are numerous logging roads in the area. There is no road access to the lake. The nearest community, town or city is Cache Creek.
BC Parks honours Indigenous Peoples’ connection to the land and respects the importance of their diverse teachings, traditions, and practices within these territories. This park webpage may not adequately represent the full history of this park and the connection of Indigenous Peoples to this land. We are working in partnership with Indigenous Peoples to update our websites so that they better reflect the history and cultures of these special places.