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Spider Lake Provincial Park

Off Horne Lake exit off Hwy #19 or Hwy #19a., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-474-1336
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Great Lake for families

Easy Parking not too busy and a great place for kayaking, supping, etc. Water is pretty warm and... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Christina O
via mobile
Beach area or continue with the wood trails for private beaches

This place gives easy access to beach picnic areas but you could continue on the hikers trails for... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Farmazone
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Val d'Or, Canada
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Off Horne Lake exit off Hwy #19 or Hwy #19a., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Easy Parking not too busy and a great place for kayaking, supping, etc. Water is pretty warm and calm.

Thank Christina O
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This place gives easy access to beach picnic areas but you could continue on the hikers trails for private beaches or by boards/kayaks to your own private island beach/swim area.

Thank Farmazone
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We have been going to Spider Lake for years and it is a great place for a picnic and a swim in this nice clear water. It has gotten a lot busier so this year we went later in the day and it was not...More

Thank Fortgal-99
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Its a few miles of the Highway but is probably worth investigating. Very scenic lake with some walks though we did discover you cant fully walk around it. Good carparking though the last bit of the road down is a bit bumpy. Good for photos

Thank Ashley A
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a nice spot for a picnic, swimming, and kayaking, but it can be busy on the weekends during the summer, so best to get there early. The lake is on the smaller size but there is quite a bit of beach area. There...More

Thank LinnyBC53
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Wow could not believe a lke like this still existed, crystal clear , nice little sheltered bays . Kids had a blast !

Thank MMcKEdmonton_Alberta
Reviewed 25 August 2016

What a great little lake for fresh water swimming. My friend and I swam out and across and around three little islands. The water is clean and we had a minnow spa resting on a shoal watching the wee fish swim around us. Perfect day...More

1  Thank gayle b
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Plenty of beach for everyone. Great place for swimming, kayaking or relaxing. Easy to park and washrooms available.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beaches, very peaceful, the water look very clean and clear, the forest is wonderful. Bring a bathing suit, and towel, a great area for picnic.

Thank 282Juliette282
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We were here on a hot afternoon, and were impressed with how well kept it was. Bathrooms were immaculate for a park! It was a very nice afternoon here.

Thank jenmc74
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nprentice82
26 August 2016|
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Response from charlizeharms |
A local once told me it's because there are a lot of areas off of it that when seen from above look like the legs of a spider.
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Susan H
25 February 2016|
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Response from CharlieNanooseBay | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. It's pretty rugged and the paths that are there are all dirt. When were you thinking of going?? I might be able to get up there and check before you go all the way out there??
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