Swan Lake Kispiox River Provincial Park
About This Park
Established Date: April 30, 1996
Park Size: 62,255 hectares
- Swan Lake is a large lake with unpredictable weather patterns and frequent strong winds. Never overestimate your paddling abilities in high wind and waves.
- There are dangerous rocks at the entrance to Club Lake. Exercise caution at this location and around the many islands of Swan Lake that have submerged reefs.
Location and Maps
Maps and Brochures
- Park Map with contours [PDF]
Activities Available at this Park
Electric Motors Only: Brown Bear and Swan Lakes permit “Electric Motors Only.” No boat launch available.
Rivers: The Kispiox River offers world class Steelhead fishing. Here is additional information from the
Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC.
Anyone fishing or angling in British Columbia must have an appropriate licence.
Hunting is permitted within Swan Lake Kispiox River Provincial Park, though some species are authorized under Limited Entry Hunting only. Hunting for moose, grizzly bear, and mountain goat, is restricted to Limited Entry Hunting only.
Pets on Leash
Facilities Available at this Park
Pit or Flush Toilets
A wilderness campground with a metal bear-proof food cache and a pit toilet is located at the Swan Lake end of the portage trail from Brown Bear Lake. There are clear spots suitable for camping on a number of the islands throughout Swan Lake and at several spots along Brown Bear Lake but there are no facilities at any of these sites.