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

Park visitors can contact BC Hydro via the “contacting us” section on BC Hydro’s website, to find out about water levels during the days they plan to be on the river.

Taylor Landing Provincial Park

About This Park

Special Notes:
BC Hydro controls water levels in the Peace River. These levels may increase or decrease without notice. It is suggested to check with BC Hydro before setting out on your trip. Boaters should watch out for gravel bars.

Established Date: August 2, 1978
Park Size: 2.4 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 at Mile 36 of the Alaska Highway, 1 kilometre south of the community of Taylor on the south side of the Taylor Bridge.

Nature and Culture

  • Conservation: Taylor Landing is located in the Peace Lowland ecosection and is covered by the boreal white and black biogeoclimatic ecosection. Forest cover is comprised of balsam poplar, trembling aspen, willows, alders and white spruce. The Peace River system empties into the Arctic Ocean by way of the Mackenzie River.
  • Wildlife: While boating along the Peace River watch for beaver, bald eagles and other birds of prey, Canada geese, moose, mule and white-tail deer, black bear and many other animals.

Management Planning

Activities Available at this Park

Canoeing

Canoeing

The Peace River provides opportunities for one-day and multi-day canoe and kayak excursions. The river is mainly class 1 with some class 2 sections.
Fishing

Fishing

Anglers can fish along the river bank for bull trout, rainbow trout, whitefish and arctic grayling. 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.