This park is currently closed due to fire hazard.
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].

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Big Basin Provincial Park

Important Notice Attention Visitors – Important Notice!

  • September 18, 2017: Park Re-opened Effective Immediately

    As a result of the attached Order of the Regional Director, the park is now re-opened, effective immediately. For more information, please see the Order of the Regional Director and the FRA (attached):

About This Park

Big Basin Provincial Park was established as a result of the Cariboo-Chilcotin Land-Use Plan Goal 2 (Special Feature) process.

The important natural values of the park include wetlands, habitat for mule deer, California bighorn sheep and waterfowl, and a diversity of forest cover.

The recreational values include a hiking trail and a horse trail leading from a break in the rim rock and meandering through to Churn Creek and opportunities for hiking fishing, hunting, wildlife viewing and horseback riding.

The park is located approximately 98 kilometres west of 100 Mile House.
  • Date Established: March 14, 2013
  • Size: 998 ha
  • More information on this park will be added as it becomes available.