About the Park

Potential for whale-watching through Ruxton Pass or Pylades Channel. Fires are not permitted in the park or on the beach at any time. Camp stove for cooking only. There are no disposal facilities so please practice “leave no trace” ethics.

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K2 Park Services Ltd
Phone/Fax: 1 877 559-2115
E-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.k2parks.ca


Backcountry camping – $5/person/night


walk-in campsites, 2 day-use dinghy docks, and mooring rings for larger vessels.


Marine access only. Located at the SE end of De Courcy Island, 16 km SE of Nanaimo.


31 ha.

Available activities & amenities at this park ↓

Park Amenities

  • Wilderness / backcountry / walk-in camping

  • Picnic sites

  • Pit Toilets

  • Beach

  • Anchorage

  • Pets must be on leash

Park Activities

  • Canoeing / kayaking

  • Fishing

  • Hiking

  • Wildlife Viewing

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