Located in the Comox Valley on central Vancouver Island, Kin Beach Provincial Park offers a large day-use area with picnic facilities and a playground, as well as a campground. This small park overlooks the Strait of Georgia and offers scenic views of the mainland. Visitors and local residents head to Kin Beach to explore the rocky beach or enjoy a picnic under the shade of mature Douglas fir trees.
A large, open grassy field is another feature of this park, situated in a quiet residential section of Comox near the air force base. A small store selling snacks and toiletries is located next to the parking lot in the day-use area.
Please note: Kin Beach Provincial Park is a classified as a Class "C" park, whereby the park is managed by a local community board.
Campsite reservations are recommended and are available by calling the park caretaker at 250 339-6365.
Group camping is available at Kin Beach Park. Call 250 339-6365 to reserve a site or to obtain more information.
There are 18 vehicle-accessible campsites at Kin Beach Park. Reservations are recommended. A small store selling snacks and toiletries is located next to the parking lot in the day-use area.
There is a camping fee charged and can be confirmed by contacting the Park Caretaker.
Fires are permitted at this park. You may bring your own, or purchase firewood from the Park Caretaker. Fees for firewood are set locally and may vary. To preserve vegetation and ground cover, please don’t gather firewood from the area around your campsite, or elsewhere in the park (this is a ticketable offence under the Park Act ). Dead wood is an important habitat element for many plants and animals and it adds organic matter to the soil. You can conserve firewood and air quality by keeping your fire small. Limited burning hours or campfire bans may be implemented. Be prepared to bring a portable stove for cooking. Fires are not permitted on the beach.
The waters around Kin Beach park are popular for angling. Salmon, rockfish and shellfish are the most popular species. Fishing is permitted as per provincial and federal fishing regulations. All anglers should check the current regulations issued by Fisheries and Oceans Canada prior to fishing. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.
Bicycles must keep to roadways. Bicycle helmets are mandatory in British Columbia.
Please note that bicycles with electric assist motors (e-bikes) are not allowed on the trails within Kin Beach Provincial Park. E-bikes are restricted to park roads and areas where motorized use is permitted. The only exception to this policy will be for authorized and identified trail maintenance bikes conducting work on behalf of BC Parks.
Kin Beach Provincial Park is located in the Comox Valley on central Vancouver Island. This park can be reached from the top of Ryan Road in Comox, right before the entrance to 19 Wing Comox. Turn left on Little River Road then right on Kilmorley Road. Stay to the left until you reach the park. Nearby communities include Courtenay and the Comox Valley.
Community Board, Comox, B.C.
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