This park is currently closed due to fire hazard.
Mackinnon Esker Ecological Reserve
Ecological Reserves are areas in British Columbia selected to preserve representative and special natural ecosystems, plant and animal species, features, and phenomena. Ecological Reserves provide the highest level of protection for the maintenance of physical and biological diversity while allowing for research and educational activities. More information on Ecological Reserves ».
Mackinnon Esker Ecological Reserve was established for the protection of a segment of the longest known esker in British Columbia and vegetation types characteristic of eskers.
Detailed Ecological Reserve DescriptionBC Parks has created a detailed description of each Ecological Reserve to support current or potential education and research. Each account includes physical, biological, and cultural information as well as management concerns regarding the Ecological Reserve, with references to supporting documents where available. Additional documents may also be made available, upon request.
Location and MapsPlease Note: Any maps listed are for information only – they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation.
38km SW of the community of McLeod Lake
- Management Planning Information
The management plan for Mackinnon Esker Ecological Reserve was approved in April 2017.
MacKinnon Esker Ecological Reserve Management Plan [PDF] (April 2017)