Katherine Lake and Campground
(Area A: Garden bay/pender harbour)
The camping season runs from the May long weekend to the third Sunday in September. Reservations can be made starting 9:00 a.m. May 1st by calling 604-883-9557
The Coastal Fire Centre has lifted the campfire (category 3 open fire use) prohibition, effective 12:00 pm on September 11th, 2018. Campfire bans within Sunshine Coast Local Fire Protection Districts have also been lifted effective noon, September 11th.
Katherine Lake is a popular swimming spot to enjoy for a day, or as part of a camping trip.
Location: North of Pender Harbour, turn left off Highway 101 onto Garden Bay Road. Continue 5.5 kms on Garden Bay Road. Katherine Lake sign post is on your right.
Area: 37.0 hectares (91.4 acres)
Amenities: Picnic facilities, sandy swimming beach, small playground, fishing, non-motorized boating, 26 RV spots and 10 campsites, washroom facilities with showers and an onsite caretaker.
Check in time: 2:00 p.m.
Check out time: 11:00 a.m.
There is a maximum of six people per campsite or a maximum of 2 - three man tents or 1 - six man tent per campsite. Certain exceptions can be made, please discuss options with the caretaker.
The campground is suited for young families, we ask that you respect the peace and quiet of others and keep noise to a minimum at all times. Designated quiet time is 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
Camping fees payable by Visa, MasterCard, debit, cash or cheque are payable at check in: $18.00 per night per party and $22.00 for an RV site.
Map: Katherine Lake