In This Park

Activities Available at this Park
Facilities Available at this Park
Fire Restrictions in Effect for this Park
Smoking is prohibited
During a campfire ban, smoking is restricted in all public areas of a park or protected area. Please read this Information Bulletin.

Fred Antoine Provincial Park

About This Park

Park Status: Class A provincial park

Representation

These two watersheds together protect under-represented stands of interior Douglas fir old growth forest. It represents a unique range of very dry forest types in rugged, steep terrain with delicate riparian areas. It contains a gradient from ESSF parkland down to river valley.

Values

Includes a complete and undisturbed watershed (Antoine Creek) and the upper elevations of Fred Creek. It contains critical wildlife winter and spring range. It offers a wilderness recreation experience and contains numerous signs and artefacts of First Nations traditional use. Further values common to both watersheds include:

  • Under-represented ecosystems with developed structural characteristics.
  • Location at western limit of ponderosa pine zone.
  • Fossil site.
  • Known occurrences of blue listed species: fisher, California bighorn sheep, rubber boa, peregrine falcon.
  • Habitat for grizzly bear, wolves and cougar.
  • Migration corridors for goats and mule deer, critical winter and spring range.
  • Harlequin duck nesting and rearing.
  • Downstream fisheries including salmon spawning grounds.
  • Rugged backcountry recreation and tourism and wildlife viewing potential.
  • Numerous signs and artefacts of traditional aboriginal use and residence.

Location and Maps

Please note: Any maps listed are for information only; they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation.

  • This park is located approximately 25 km northwest of Lillooet.

Activities Available at this Park

Hunting

Hunting

Hunting is permitted only during lawful game hunting season. Check the Hunting & Trapping Regulations Synopsis for regulations.

Pets on Leash

Pets on Leash

Backcountry areas are rarely suited for dogs due to wildlife issues and the potential for problems with bears. Pets/domestic animals must be on a leash at all times. Visitors are responsible for the behavior of pets and domestic animals and must dispose of their excrement.