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Hicks Lake

Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada
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Warm on a December morning

Sheltered natural area that was warmer than the village. Great for picnics. Large rocky ledge for... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
vickiirene
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Everett, Washington
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Get away from everything!

Take a short drive from Harrison Lake to this gorgeous glacier fed lake. You will breathe in the... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Kelita H
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Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Sheltered natural area that was warmer than the village. Great for picnics. Large rocky ledge for sunbathing. Clean. Several trails. Navigable wide well-graded potholed road that my low-chassis car handled fine. The drive there is along the lake with a view of the village. Waterfalls...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Take a short drive from Harrison Lake to this gorgeous glacier fed lake. You will breathe in the scenery and relax immediately. Take the hike around the lake or simply sit and enjoy the serenity.

Thank Kelita H
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Greta camping experience without having to drive too far. The camp was easy to find and the dirt road mentioned in other reviews was pretty good to drive on - just take it slow if you're hauling a trailer or if your vehicle is low...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Nice lake for canoeing, kayaking and other general water sports. Water is a bit warmer than Harrison Lake. It is a bit of a bumpy drive down dirt road past Sasquatch Park, but worth it once you get there.

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The last two times we have tried camping at Hicks it had been very terrible. Attempt 1 - site H14 we booked online and had reserved. All was well until we got there and found the site was barely 36ft when it says on there...More

2  Thank Derek K
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I checked in with park staff early on the first day, who provided me with my reservation confirmation. I left in my vehicle for a few hours to hike the Deer lake area of the park. When I returned, I found that staff had removed...More

1  Thank JMR980
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Nice, gentle 6k of trail. I'd agree with other reviewers who said that the road portion of the hike (leading from group camp site-- if I'm not mistaken the eastern half of the lake) not being too exciting. Still, well enough maintained. The foot bridges...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Hicks Lake Campground is a little slice of heaven. The space lends itself to relaxation and solitude. It would be even more perfect if the 10hp max on boat motors was reduce to electric only.

Thank Pat C
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Hicks lake is close to Harrison Hot Springs... and is in a Provincial park!! The picnic facilities are wonderful and the temperature of the lake water is much warmer than the Glacial, Mountain fed Lake Harrison! One can walk half way around the lake [to...More

Thank smdoctoroff
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Great sites - many have uphill driveways, but flatten out once you back in. The lake is nice and warm(ish) once you get in! Watch for mice - we bought dryer sheets and moth balls placed them anywhere the trailer touched the ground (jacks, tires,...More

1  Thank BCgalinCO
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Andrew K
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Response from Q2522IXvictoriaf | Reviewed this property |
sorry, I stayed in Harrison Hot Springs at the Spa Motel...but my son in law, has camped there and , look to spend approximately $50 depending on amenities. Have fun, it's so beautiful.
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Stef V
30 June 2016|
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Response from NDTour | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know that. However, I believe it is a BC Provincial Park and there should be some info on their website.
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