Kikomun Creek Provincial Park is a popular well-maintained BC Park alongside Lake Koocanusa about 30 minutes from Fernie.
BC Parks Response to COVID-19
BC Parks are now open for day use and Discover Camping reservations are available again as of May 25, 2020. Please note – reservations are available 2-months in advance of an arrival date, on a rolling window. Most provincial campgrounds and backcountry camping are open as of June 1, 2020. Reservations MUST be made online or by calling 1-800-689-902. Reservations cannot be made by email.
IMPORTANT: Preferential access to camping will be given to BC-residents for the 2020 camping season. Some first-come first-served sites may be available to out-of-province residents. Day-use of parks are open to everyone whether from BC or other provinces.
Kikomun Creek Provincial Park offers 168 camping sites for tents and RV's within 3 unique areas, either next to the shores of Lake Koocanusa or adjacent to Surveyors Lake.
Lake Koocanusa is popular for motorized boating and house boating and Surveyors Lake is non-motorized, both are great for swimming. Located in a dry sunny area of the province, this Park preserves an example of Interior Douglas fir and Ponderosa pine forest and grassland habitat. Paved roads within this family-oriented park are conducive to biking.
NOTE: Kikomun Creek is a very popular park, if it is full please see other accommodation alternatives in and around Fernie.
From Fernie there are two ways to get there:
The map of the Park (see Related Documents to the right) details the location of the lake and three separate camping areas.
To reserve a site visit the Discover Camping website. Reservations MUST be made online or by calling 1-800-689-902. Reservations cannot be made by email.