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Koksilah River Provincial Park

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Refreshing pools

Nice easy drive. Last kilometre is gravel. No facilities that I saw. Steep but a quick walk from... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Kathymarshall
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Edmonton, Canada
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Quick Short Hike

This is a spot to take 10-15 minutes to go for a pleasant walk along an easy trail. Would... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Greg D
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25 Jul 2018
“Refreshing pools”
17 Nov 2016
“Quick Short Hike”
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Nice easy drive. Last kilometre is gravel. No facilities that I saw. Steep but a quick walk from the parking lot to some deep pools by the bridge. Great for a refreshing dip. Water levels were still good at this time of the year. Lots...More

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Reviewed 17 November 2016

This is a spot to take 10-15 minutes to go for a pleasant walk along an easy trail. Would recommend it for seniors as it isn't too long or difficult to navigate. Would also recommend seeing it in fall or winter when the river is...More

1  Thank Greg D
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Easy to get to, lovely scenic river. Too camping is no longer allowed, the campsite had a fire some time ago so campsite is closed. River level is pretty low. Saw a small otter going about it's business, oblivious to us. Walked part way up...More

2  Thank jimmessinger
Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

There are several ways to enter the park. Check your hiking site or guidebook for details. Walking is great, especially once you get off the logging roads and onto the trails. Kinsol Trestle is worth a visit. It's been strengthened so it's safe to walk...More

1  Thank klimazz
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The trails in Koksilah River Provincal Park are really good and perfect for running. The trails goes close the river and sometimes also parallel to the river and the river is beautiful and you can see in the river also some fishes and crabs.

Thank Jure Š
Reviewed 13 May 2015

I'm glad there's no overnight stays allowed in the park anymore. It was getting horribly messy with the punks and rednecks partying down there all the time. The police cleaned them out pretty well now and it's a decent place to visit again. Cross the...More

2  Thank alberthead
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

This is such a wonderful location - right on the river and near the Rapids. The Province has decided that they won't allow overnight camping. What a waste of a great family location. Someone politically will have to jump on the band-wagon and get this...More

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