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Lowe Inlet Marine Park


Marine-accessible camping

Wilderness and backcountry camping is allowed, but no facilities are provided. Marine access only.

No firewood or firerings are available. If you must make a fire, please keep it minimal, make sure it is extinguished and spread the ashes and rocks about.
Kayaking can be enjoyed in this area, with landing beaches available. Wilderness / backcountry camping is permitted. Kayak rentals are available in Prince Rupert.

Fishing is permitted only in posted areas. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence. Excellent tidal water fishing opportunities for salmon and groundfish. Fishing licences are available for purchase in Kitimat and Prince Rupert. Sport fishing is restricted in the lower pool flowing from the Kumowdah River. No fishing from July 1 to Oct. 31 in the lower pool flowing from the Kumowdah River. See “Special Notes” above for more details and refer to current tidal waters fishing regulations.

Wildlife viewing
In August and September, spawning salmon can be seen leaping into Verney Falls to get into Kumowdah River and spawning beds beyond. During this time seals, black bears and eagles can also been seen trying to catch the spawning salmon at the base of the falls.

Hunting is permitted in the park during lawful hunting season. Please check the BC Hunting and Trapping Regulations for more information.