Francois Lake Park is located at the east end of Francois Lake, protecting 25 km of shoreline and predominantly coniferous forests. Recreation opportunities include boating and fishing on Francois Lake, with rustic camping and picnic facilities in a dramatic viewscape.
The park’s forest and plant life provides a high quality moose winter habitat and is home to a wide range of mammals, birds and fish species.
Wilderness camping is allowed, but no facilities are provided.
Located at the east end of Francois Lake, Francois Lake Park is approximately 12 km from Highway 16, southwest of Fraser Lake.
From Fraser Lake, head west on Hwy 16 for 3.3 km and turn left onto the Francois Lake Road. Follow this for 7.2 km and turn left onto the Nithi Road. Follow this for 1.8 km and turn right onto Dahlgren Road. Follow this road for 4.4 km around the east end of Francois Lake to the campsite.
From Burns Lake, drive east along Hwy 16 to Endako. On the east side of Endako, head south on the Endako Mine Road to the Francois Lake Road. Turn left on this road, follow it through Glennanan, over the Stellako River, and 2.75 km further to the Nithi Road. See the directions above for Fraser Lake for the rest.
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.