West Shawnigan Lake Provincial Park

Small day-use park providing a sanctuary for Douglas fir forest as well as lakeside beach access.


West Shawnigan Lake Park is a small day-use park providing a sanctuary for Douglas fir forest, as well as lakeside beach access on the northwest shores of Shawnigan Lake. This popular summer recreation area offers a wealth of outdoor activities, including swimming, paddling and fishing in the trout-stocked waters. It’s also an idyllic place to enjoy a family picnic.

Outside of the park boundaries, the lake offers opportunities for boating, waterskiing and windsurfing. The peaceful waters of Shawnigan Lake make it an excellent place to canoe or kayak. Park facilities include pit toilets, picnic tables and short walking trails.

Contact Details

  • 2501 West Shawnigan Lake Road, Shawnigan Lake, BC, V0R 2W0
  • (250) 746-2660
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