About the Park

Easily accessible park offering fishing, canoeing and swimming in the lake’s clear refreshing mountain water. Open May 13 – Sept 27 at 11am.

Planning a group event at the park? Why not reserve our picnic shelter for your exclusive use. Follow our website for updates on Toad Fest 2020 held mid August annually.

Summit Lake ©West Kootenay Park Management


West Kootenay Park Management Inc.
Phone:     250-837-5734
For information leave a voice mail for the park staff directly at 250-265-4710.
Toll Free: 1-866-937-5734
E-mail:     [email protected]
Website:  www.westkootenayparks.com


Frontcountry camping – $26/party/night
Seniors – $13
Second vehicle – $12
Picnic shelter private use – $50/group site/day



35 campsites, day-use area, boat launch.


On Hwy 6, located 18 km SE of Nakusp.


6 ha.

Available activities & amenities at this park ↓

Park Amenities

  • Vehicle accessible camping facilities

  • Picnic sites

  • Toilets

  • Pit Toilets

  • Campfires allowed

  • Boat Launch

  • Pets must be on leash

  • Credit cards accepted

Park Activities

  • Swimming

  • Canoeing / kayaking

  • Fishing

  • Hiking

  • Bicycling

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