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Katherine Lake and Campground

(Area A: Garden bay/pender harbour)

4955 Garden Bay Road, Garden Bay
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Katherine Lake camping season runs from the May long weekend to the third Sunday in September.

Reservations can be made starting May 1, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. by calling  604-883-9557

As per Phase 3 of BC’s Restart Plan, the campground is open at full capacity as of Friday, July 16, 2021.

Please leave a detailed message and the campground caretakers will call you back in the order of received calls.

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, 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.

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. 

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Map:  Katherine Lake