The Best Places to Camp Around Fraser Valley
Do summer right this year by hitting up all the greatest campgrounds near Chilliwack. BC has no shortage of camping spots, so how do you separate “ho, hum” from “awesome”? O’Connor RV is here to help you sift through the long list of local and provincial parks so you only clock your precious vacation time at the very best RV destinations within driving range of the Fraser Valley Region. Be sure to visit the places that have made our shortlist of cream-of-the-crop campgrounds below!
Feel the family touch at this homey campground located right in the beautiful Fraser Valley! Just a short hour and a half (123 km) up the Trans-Canada Highway, This little gem of an RV Park is owned and operated by BC locals who love their campers just as much as they love their campground. Enjoy amenities like clean bathrooms, off-leash areas, hookup options, a mini convenience store and laundry facilities all located under the shade of gorgeous evergreens. Located near all sorts of great eateries and activities in both Boston Bar and North Bend, it’s not hard to see why Alpine sports a 4.4-star rating on Google!
Get directly into nature at Twenty Mile Bay, found right on Harrison Lake 1.5 hours north of Harrison Hot Springs and 89 km away from Chilliwack. Wake up with mountain peaks surrounding you, clear lake water in front of you and a beautiful beach nearby that’s perfect for soaking up the sun on -- features that have earned the campground a 4.5-star rating. It’s important to note that this location is cash-only and that reservations can only be made 30 days in advance. You’ll find picnic tables and fire pits at each of the picturesque campsites along with access to a small boat launch, amazing hiking trails and conveniently-placed outhouses throughout the property.
If you’re looking for a luxe RV experience, The Springs delivers big. Enjoy the beauty of rugged terrain while still savouring the comforts you desire on a vacation. Relax with amenities including two pools (one is adult-only), a cedar & stone clubhouse complete with fire pit, lake-side dining, social activities and much, much more. All this can be found only 31 km up Highway 9 toward Harrison Hot Springs -- under half an hour’s drive from Chilliwack! Upgrade your RV getaway by staying at this top-rated (4.6 stars on Google) destination.
Want to re-live the nostalgic RV holidays of your youth? Be sure to check out Gold Mountain RV -- a well-run, ol’ fashion campground nestled right in the Similkameen Valley (about 2.5 hours or 217 km from Chilliwack). Here you’ll find historic gems like a hiking trail that leads through an abandoned mining area, gold panning opportunities and museums found in the quaint town of Hedley. The park features swimming & fishing spots along with playgrounds, horseshoe pits, free Wi-Fi, complimentary morning coffee and all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay. Family-friendly touches and superb customer service have earned this establishment a 4.7-star rating on Google -- one to add to your getaway list, for sure!