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Lac le Jeune

Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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We camp at the provincial park every year for the past 30 years....

It is also nice to go on a Sunday for a picnic just to get away from the city. Lots of picnic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nancy K
Clean fresh and peaceful

We camped here for three days recently. Escaping the smoke from forest fires wafting into Kamloops... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Janice L
Richmond, Canada
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Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is also nice to go on a Sunday for a picnic just to get away from the city. Lots of picnic tables and nice picnic area right on the lake. The pets ie dogs have their own area.

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We camped here for three days recently. Escaping the smoke from forest fires wafting into Kamloops. The air is crisper and a couple of degrees cooler than Kamloops also which was welcome. Mid July the water was a nice temp to swim and, avoid the...More

Thank Janice L
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We visited whilst we were staying in Kamloops. We didn't realize this lake was located so high in the mountains. It was 35 degrees in Kamloops but only 21 degrees when we got out of the car after the 30 min drive! It was sunny...More

1  Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

When our plans to camp at Wells Gray were suddenly cancelled due to forest fires, we scrambled to find a non-reservable site elsewhere. At the advice of a kind staff member at the Merritt visitors' center we tried Lac Le Jeune and found plenty of...More

1  Thank boethe
Reviewed 7 July 2017

The provincial park at Lac le Jeune is a great place to spend the day, the beach is mostly grass there are picnic table, wash rooms, parking is free , boat launch is good. Nice setting and worth checking out. Be cool have fun.

2  Thank Doug C
Reviewed 4 July 2017

beautiful lake and relaxing. nice boat launch. grassy area and perfect for a picnic or day stay. dogs are welcome too on leash. nice to dip in the lake or walk out onto the dock

Thank sunnfunseekers2017
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Very nice place for one or two nights stay over, just to get down in gear and relax, if you're on a road trip across country.

Thank Henrik J
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Lac la Jeune, a place to enjoy quiet time , a scenic lake, fishing. Located about 30 drive from Kamloops you travel through farmland areas. Swimming and picnic areas too Enjoy!

Thank Janice L
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This lovely place is a great setting for business retreats, skiing getaways in the winter, camping in summer and nice for meeting place for all types of events. They have a lodge there with all the amenities.

Thank dpowers2017
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I frequent this park for camping and day trips in the summer. It's close to home, has washroom facilities and picnic tables in the day use area. Great for families. Small lake with NO large power boats to ruin the quiet atmosphere. Great for kayaking...More

3  Thank Michelle C
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26 July 2017|
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Response from Michelle C | Reviewed this property |
Logan Lake is closer, about 15 minutes away and has a small grocery store. Kamloops has Costco, Save On and Superstore along with Walmart all within 30 minutes or less from Lac Le Jeune.
Julie D
12 July 2017|
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Response from Allison D | Reviewed this property |
The smoke has also improved over the last 2 days... but that can change with wind direction.
13 June 2017|
Response from dpowers2017 | Reviewed this property |
I know in Kamloops which is close by there is not an over abundance of them in July so I don't think it should be a problem.