A tree fringed lake southeast of Lumby preferred by solitude-seeking swimmers and sunbathers. Listen for the echo that gives the lake its name.
With clear turquoise coloured water and excellent fishing for rainbow, lake trout and kokanee, Echo Lake is a popular regional recreation destination.
Please Note: camping, cabins, showers, washrooms, playground and water are available at echo lake resort (within the park) and cozy cabins nature resort (just outside the park). Please refer to the websites of these businesses for a full list of services and facilities that they provide.
Park Size: 154 hectares
There are no lifeguards on duty.
There are paddling, canoeing and kayaking opportunities at this park. Canoe and boat rentals are available through Echo Lake Resort or Cozy Cabins Nature Resort.
Echo Lake is a popular fishing lake in both the summer and winter season for rainbow, lake trout and kokanee. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.
Located southeast of Lumby off Highway 6 onto gravel road for 20km.
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.