About the Park

Primarily for experienced outdoor recreationalists interested in boating, angling, camping and hiking in a self-sufficient wilderness areas. There are no supplies of any kind. For the Chikamin Bay area, there is a fee charged for boaters using the winching service to portage their boats through the area.

Tweedsmuir North ©BC Parks




Camping – $50/vessel or aircraft/trip
Use of portage equipment – $50/vessel/each way


2 campgrounds with wilderness campsites, pit toilets.


Access by boat on Ootsa and Whitesail Lakes are main access routes to the park area. Park is between Burns Lake and Houston.


446,092 ha.

Available activities & amenities at this park ↓

Park Amenities

  • Wilderness / backcountry / walk-in camping

  • Campfires allowed

  • Boat Launch

  • Cabins, yurts or lodges for public use

Park Activities

  • Swimming

  • Canoeing / kayaking

  • Fishing

  • Hiking

  • Hunting

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