About the Park

Conveniently located minutes from downtown Campbell River, this park is an ideal base camp to enjoy while exploring the region. Elk Falls (Quinsam Campground) is a popular destination campground that provides riverside sites and large well-spaced campsites in a stunning forested setting. A new playground has been added to this campground for 2019 and which is great news for young families. Elk Falls has an extensive trail network which features viewing platforms at the 25-metre Elk Falls and the popular suspension bridge. Elk Falls is located on the Campbell and Quinsam Rivers in the heart of a world-renowned fishing area. Approximately 60% of the campground is reservable through Discover Camping; reservations are strongly recommended for this park. Elk Falls offers Winter Camping and is open year round.

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Frontcountry camping – $20/party/night
Winter frontcountry camping – $11/party/night
Sani-station – $5/discharge


122 campsites with 2 flush bathrooms and a sani-station.


3 km north of Campbell River on Highway 28 toward Gold River.


1,087 ha.

Available activities & amenities at this park ↓

Park Amenities

  • Vehicle accessible camping facilities

  • Picnic sites

  • Wheelchair accessible

  • Toilets

  • Sani-station / dump facilities

  • Campfires allowed

  • Playground

  • Pets must be on leash

  • Cash only

Park Activities

  • Swimming

  • Fishing

  • Hiking

  • Bicycling

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