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Nancy Greene Provincial Park

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Good rest stop

We stopped here for a rest and to make use of the washrooms. It is a pleasant place to a nice place... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Derby, United Kingdom
Great place to take a break from driving

We really needed to stretch our legs and catch our breath on our driving trip through BC and... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Calgary, Canada
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Facilities: 14 campsites, day-use area, public beach, rustic picnic cabin, water hand pump. Location: 26 km west of Castelgar on Highway 3. An easily-accessible, roadside park with a sub-alpine lake, Nancy Greene Provincial Park is a welcoming and...more
Highway 3 & 3B, Castlegar, British Columbia V0G 1X0, Canada
+1 250-584-9025
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great place to visit in all seasons. We have had many adventures here. Ice skating on the frozen lake. Snow shoeing. Cross country skiing. Hiking around the lake in the summer.

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Reviewed June 17, 2018

We stopped here for a rest and to make use of the washrooms. It is a pleasant place to a nice place to have a break on a long journey. As iceman 208 says in his review, it is about 27kms to the west of...More

Thank mjc404
Reviewed June 6, 2018

We really needed to stretch our legs and catch our breath on our driving trip through BC and stopped here. The lake inside the park is very beautiful, and there were nice picnic tables for visitors. The parking area seems quite large, so while it...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Nancy Green Provincial park is named after famed Canadian skier Nancy Greene-Raines. It is located at the crossroads of hwy 3 and hwy 3B...Hwy 3 leads to Castlegar BC approximately 27 km away and hwy 3B leads to Rossland, US Border and Trail BC...beautiful scenery...More

Thank iceman208
Reviewed December 26, 2017

This is a beautiful little lake with a nice beach at the north end...No dogs are allowed,but a typical day has dogs all over. In the winter altho closed, you can get in and snowshoe or ski on the lake, as well as a path...More

Thank CbluezBC
Reviewed October 13, 2017

This is really a Day Use park and is lovely. So nice to be able to take ones dogs for a swim as well as ones self if so desired, although, it isn't a great lake for swimming and does have leeches. Great picnic tables...More

Thank 70ambera
Reviewed April 8, 2017

The lake looks beautiful, and it is... if you're not swimming. The lake has been groomed of weeds for about a car length out into the water, but after that, the lake is full of weeds that nearly touch the surface all over the water....More

Thank Mel T
Reviewed January 1, 2017

World Class Cross Country Ski Trails. Well groomed and maintained terrain. Excellent from novice to professional. Several (wood stove)heated day cabins. Recommended family etc.

Thank paulgxoxo
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Just a parking lot with pit toilets and tables with fire pits .The lake is beautiful . When we stayed there , there were local people partying with load music and generators running all night and no one to tell them to stop . So...More

1  Thank campin61
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

A nice clean rest stop while driving through the Paulson Pass. The campground itself is basically a parking lot with tables and fire pits behind. No privacy and I worry about safety of children who may wander from the camper into the middle of the...More

1  Thank VWfan71
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