Fraser Valley Parks: Silver Lake in Hope


Thursday, July 8th, 2010 — 1:05pm PST
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Celebrating Parks Month I have a few entries in my Park Series that have been contributed by readers. The first is from Michelle Kent.

Silver Lake Provincial Park in Hope, BC


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Getting Here The park is 12 km southwest of Hope in Skagit Valley. From Highway 1 watch for Silver/Skagit Provincial Park. Follow the park signs, the first couple kilometers are on pavement, the rest is on gravel but 4 wheel drive is not needed. Watch for the park signs and turn right and go over the bridge. It is another kilometer to the park.

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Some of the many waterfalls alongside the road on the way to Silver Lake:

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Features Camping is available from May 1 thru to October 12. Available activities include cycling, fishing, hiking, swimming, boating, picnicking, camping. Amenities include boat launch site, vehicle accessible campsites, campfire fire rings, fresh water hand pumps, picnic areas, pit toilets (wheelchair accessible). Pets must be leashed.

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Michelle Kent, a mum to a busy 5 year old who enjoys baking and cooking who also runs a blog. Michelle and her family spend their weekends exploring local parks and beaches.

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2 comments

  1. curtismchale says:

    There is also a great rock climbing (bouldering) area directly across the lake from the bridge and Silver Hope Creek has some amazing Whitewater kayaking to be done. It’s an awesome area.

  2. rudy kehler says:

    Ah. My back yard. I’m glad more people like it.

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