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Duck Lake Protected Area

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The Duck Lake protected area has many trails, they are all for hiking and mountain biking.Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
This is a great place to go and visit nature at its best.

The fishing is good on Haslam lake you will catch fish and see loons, Deer, and bears are around... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Surrey, Canada
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“Hike or Bike”
7 Dec 2017
“This is a great place to go and visit nature at its best.”
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Haslam Lake Road, Powell River, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Duck Lake protected area has many trails, they are all for hiking and mountain biking.Beautiful scenery, bountiful different colors of green. Trail head at Squirrel Crossing has a very detailed sign on trail locations.

Thank micman2018
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The fishing is good on Haslam lake you will catch fish and see loons, Deer, and bears are around the Lake you might get lucky and see wildlife up close even beavers. The Lake is good for canoes or kayaks and it also is electric...More

2  Thank liteman10
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This lake is fun anytime of the year, Its not very far away from town. The lake freezes over a bit in the winter which makes it very nice to look at.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 5 January 2017

There are many amazing hikes in this area. There are also a few good swimming spots. Maps for the trails are available at the Tourist Office on Joyce

Thank Cynthia B
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This area is a cornucopia of delights from beautiful hiking/biking trails to lake swimming and waterfalls hopping with peak a boo views of surrounding mountains.

Thank Gypsyrozbud
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a bit of a drive on uneven terrain better for an off road type truck or jeep. very small but nice for beginner kayaks and it looked like a swimming platform in the middle of the lake but no beach to speak of...More

Thank rlmptl
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Wonderful area to hike in and it is so peaceful! It is also wonderful to kayak on haslam or duck lake as there are many thing you are unable to see on land...ie...birds nesting and beaver! Pack a snack and water and explore some of...More

Thank Theresa F
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We did a nice 20KM loops that was part of the BC Bike race course. Nice trails! Good techy and flowy climbs and descents. Really nice mix of single track. Good road access as well if you need to bail. Very lush forest. Worth the...More

1  Thank Sharonbader
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I frequent the duck lake trail system for weekend excursions. We are avid hikers and the duck lake trail system is very leisurely but very enjoyable! We have met mountain bikers, families, and other hikers as well as many, many dogs! So...More

2  Thank Jpepps747
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Great spot to bike. We only explored the Blue/Washout trail. So comments are limited to that trail. Family friendly. Little elevation change. Wish we'd had more time to explore other trails.

Thank thecoastcouple
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