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].

In This Park

Activities Available at this Park
Facilities Available at this Park

Visitor Information

Please bring your own drinking water, as potable water is not available in the park.

Echo Lake Provincial Park

About This Park

Echo Lake Provincial Park A tree fringed lake southeast of Lumby preferred by solitude-seeking swimmers and sunbathers. Listen for the echo that gives the lake its name.

With clear turquoise colored water and excellent fishing for rainbow, lake trout and kokanee, Echo Lake is a popular regional recreation destination.

Please Note: Camping, cabins, showers, washrooms, playground and water are available at Echo Lake Resort (within the park) and Cozy Cabins Nature Resort (just outside the park). Please refer to the websites of these businesses for a full list of services and facilities that they provide.

Park Size: 154 hectares

Location and Maps

Please note: Any maps listed are for information only – they may not represent legal boundaries and should not be used for navigation. Located southeast of Lumby off Highway 6 onto gravel road for 20 km.

Management Planning

Activities Available at this Park

Canoeing

Canoeing

There are paddling, canoeing and kayaking opportunities at this park. Canoe and boat rentals are available through Echo Lake Resort or Cozy Cabins Nature Resort.
Fishing

Fishing

Echo Lake is a popular fishing lake in both the summer and winter season for rainbow, lake trout and kokanee. 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. You are responsible for their behaviour and must dispose of their excrement. Backcountry areas are not suitable for dogs or other pets due to wildlife issues and the potential for problems with bears.
Swimming

Swimming

There are no lifeguards on duty at provincial parks.

Facilities Available at this Park

Boat Launch

Boat Launch

There is a boat launch available at Echo Lake Resort.
Cabins / Huts

Cabins / Huts

Please Note: Camping, cabins, showers, washrooms, playgrounds and potable water are available at Echo Lake Resort (in the Park) and Cozy Cabins Nature Resort (just outside the Park). Please refer to the websites of these businesses for a full list of services and facilities that they provide.
Picnic Areas

Picnic Areas

Picnicking is available at the Park’s day-use area as well as Echo Lake Resort and Cozy Cabins Nature Resort.