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Nancy Greene Provincial Park

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Nice place

Great place to spend an afternoon away from the heat. the dog beach is great for our little pup. A... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Castlegar, British Columbia
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
Michael C
Derby, United Kingdom
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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
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Such a great place to to get away for a picnic, swim or walk the trail along the backside of the lake. Never gets 'too busy'. Love this place.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Randy R
Reviewed August 16, 2018

Great place to spend an afternoon away from the heat. the dog beach is great for our little pup. A tad on the noisy side if you camp and crowded but still a great place to stop. Lake is warm at the southeast end. Fishing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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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.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank keen72762
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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Michael C
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

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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

Date of experience: September 2017
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

Date of experience: August 2016
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.

Date of experience: December 2016
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