This park is currently closed due to fire hazard.
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].
Becher’s Prairie Provincial Park
Attention Visitors – Important Notice!
October 4, 2017: Park is currently closed
This park will remain closed pending safety assessments and site rehabilitation due to recent wildfire activity.
About This ParkBecher’s Prairie Provincial Park was established as a result of the Cariboo-Chilcotin Land-Use Plan Goal 2 (Special Feature) process.
It contains grasslands of the porcupine grass ecosystem. This ecosystem is not known to occur in British Columbia outside of the Cariboo Region and no other protected area in the Cariboo Region includes representation of this upland porcupine grass ecosystem.
In the immediate vicinity of Rock Lake there is an area with associated waterfowl species and nesting habitat and a winter hibernation area for the Western terrestrial garter snake and common garter snake that will be protected.
The park is located approximately 24 kilometres southwest of Williams Lake.
- Date Established: March 14, 2013
- Size: 125 ha
- More information on this park will be added as it becomes available.