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Katherine Lake and Campground

(Area A: Garden bay/pender harbour)

4955 Garden Bay Road, Garden Bay
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Camping season begins May long weekend and runs to the third Sunday in September.

Camping reservations for the upcoming season will begin at 6:00 p.m. (Pacific Standard Time) on January 20, 2023.

Katherine Lake is now operated under contract with Pristine Parks. To reserve your spot, click 👉here.

Questions? Email: support@katherinelakecampground.ca

There is a maximum of five registered campers per campsite.

Public washrooms at the park are cleaned and disinfected at a minimum on a daily basis. Visitors to the area are advised to follow provincial health guidelines.

The Sunshine Coast Regional District is working to ensure our parks remain safe.


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, 19 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.

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