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Must see in Campbell River!

Multitude of trails for both hiking and riding. Take the Suspension Bridge route for sure to the... read more

Reviewed today
Mark L
Worth a visit

Great park with good walking trails, a spectacular suspension bridge to get to falls viewing place... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Geoham69
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A popular destination family campground on Vancouver Island! Explore the incredible camping, hiking, biking, and fishing opportunities this region has to offer. Be sure to check out the new suspension bridge! Park visitors to Elk Falls will enjoy...more
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Central Vancouver Island on Hwy 28, Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed today

Multitude of trails for both hiking and riding. Take the Suspension Bridge route for sure to the falls and walk the bridge and lower falls view. Less than an hour. If you have an extra hour go for the Pump Station as well!

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great park with good walking trails, a spectacular suspension bridge to get to falls viewing place, good views of river from other points around the park.

Thank Geoham69
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The elk falls provincial park is just beautiful and totally worth a trip. You can hike different trails and everything is well signed. If you stay in campbell river it is just a 10 minutes drive to the park. The new suspension bridge is awesome!

Thank Eva F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had some time to kill so decided to check it out. Really lovely trails and great viewing of the falls. A nice interpretive center as well. This was nicely done.

Thank LRJ2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful campsite. Can make reservations but the first come first serve sites are great as well. Staff very helpful. Hikes are varied but doable.

Thank 329caroln
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trail network is fabulous and the suspension bridge is the highlight. Pick trails that are good for you. We like the Canyon View Trail from the old logging bridge to the generating station, a moderate trail running along the river banks. A great place...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Elk Falls hike is rather short and easy and can be combined with other trails in the area to add to the overall experience and duration. The trail is excellent but includes stairs down to the walkway, viewing platform and suspension bridge over the...More

Thank maryaB2726IC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The weather was absolutely perfect for today’s hike through the woods. The suspension bridge affords lovely views of the falls. The paths are well-groomed and there are bench’s and even pit toilets along the trails.

Thank Laceydeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is an excellent parking area near the Falls with a very informative display in a building y the car park, exoplaining the major hydro work going on at the the moment. The walk to the falls is through woods and is worth the effort....More

Thank Jean S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great park with lots of parking. We went in the evening around 6 and there was hardly anyone there. The waterfall is awesome and the views of it are great. We went in June, so it stays light very late. The park...More

Thank hikingfool2018
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Valerie T
September 1, 2017|
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Response from sandraCampbellRiver | Reviewed this property |
No, for sure.
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h0neybbe
August 31, 2017|
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Response from donna g | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know because where we were was like a day park.. There is an elk falls provincial park but it is back towards town .. And it would be the same price as other provincial parks .. But.. It you stay on the main... More
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Eva v
August 24, 2016|
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Response from Sue A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on leash. A lot of dogs are scared of the suspension bridge, so be aware that you may not be able to get Fido over to the other side.
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