Fire Restrictions in Effect for this Park
Please Note: During a campfire ban, smoking is restricted in all public areas of a park or protected area. Please read this Information Bulletin [PDF 79KB].
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Activities Available at this Park
Facilities Available at this Park
Park Contact
Lakes Outdoor Recreation Society,
Contact: Lynn Synotte
Email: synotte@cnc.bc.ca

Babine Lake Marine Provincial Park – Pendleton Bay Site

About This Park

Babine Lake - Pendleton Bay Marine Provincial Park Babine Lake Marine Park – Pendleton Bay Site is one of 6 sites that comprises Babine Lake Marine Park. These sites all lie along the shores of Babine Lake and include Smithers Landing, Hook (Deep) Bay, Pinkut Creek, Pierre Creek, and Sandpoint sites.

This is a quiet park in a natural setting. The boat launch provides easy access to Babine lake for travellers visiting the community of Burns Lake. Anglers will enjoy the challenge of fishing for rainbow trout and char in the wilderness area of Babine Lake.

See also Babine Lake Marine – Smithers Landing Site
See also Babine Lake Marine – Pinkut Creek Site

Please note: This park is cooperatively managed by a community, society or other partner. Services and facilities may differ from those offered in other BC Parks.

Park Size: 37 hectares.
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Location and Maps

On the southwest shore of Babine Lake, about 45 km north of Burns Lake, the closest community. Follow Babine Lake Road north of Burns Lake for 20km. Turn left onto the Augier FSR and follow this for 10km. Turn right at km 47 and follow this road 5 km to the park.
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Management Planning

Management Planning Information
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Activities Available at this Park

Cycling

Cycling

Bicycles must keep to roadways. Bicycle helmets are mandatory in British Columbia.
Fishing

Fishing

Anglers will enjoy the challenge of fishing for rainbow trout and char in the wilderness area of Babine Lake. Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.
Pets on Leash

Pets on Leash

Pets/domestic animals must be on a leash at all times and are not allowed in beach areas or park buildings. There are no off-leash areas. You are responsible for their behaviour and must dispose of their excrement.
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Facilities Available at this Park

Boat Launch

Boat Launch

There is a single wide rustic boat launch available at this park. It has a moderate grade but is unevenly surfaced. There is limited parking available for boat trailers. It is not recommended to leave a trailer parked or boat moored overnight.
Campfires

Campfires

Campfires are permitted but firewood is not provided. To preserve vegetation and ground cover, please don’t gather firewood from the area around your campsite or elsewhere in the park. Dead wood is an important habitat element for many plants and animals and it adds organic matter to the soil. You can conserve firewood and air quality by keeping your campfire small. Limited burning hours or campfire bans may be implemented and some parks may use communal fire rings. Be prepared to bring a portable stove for cooking.
Drinking Water

Drinking Water

Potable water is not provided at this park. Visitors must bring their own water.
Pit or Flush Toilets

Pit or Flush Toilets

This park only has pit toilets – no flush toilets.
Vehicle Accessible Camping

Vehicle Accessible Camping

This park offers vehicle accessible campsites on a first-come, first-served basis – campsite reservations are not accepted. There are 16 regular size campsites. Some are under tree cover and others are beach front. There is limited parking available for extra vehicles. No camping fee currently charged at this park and no services are provided; it is user maintained.