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MOBERLY LAKE
PROVINCIAL PARK

BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA



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Moberly Lake Provincial Park is located in the west part of the Peace Country. The park was established in 1996 and is open from May to Labor Day.



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Contact information (250) 964-2243. Reservations can be made to reserve a site at Moberly Lake Provincial Park by phoning 1-800-689-9025.
2014 Rates: $16.00 no services. Group Camping $35, Sani Station Fee $5.


Moberly Lake Provincal Park Campsite Map.


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You can tie your boat to the Pier or fish from it.


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109 campsites, no services. Each campsite has picnic table and firepit. Wood must be purchased. Find an unreserved spot and an attendant will come around for payment. (cash only)


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The double boat launch provides access to the lake. Large parking area for vehicles and trailers.


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Moberly Lake has a day use area with a number of picnic tables, a shelter as well as a playground and washrooms.


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Moberly Lake & District Golf Club. Located north of Chetwynd just 10 km past Moberly Lake on Highway 29. 9 holes, par 37, licensed clubhouse and cart rentals. (250) 788-3880.


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MOBERLY LAKE PROVINCIAL PARK

Moberly Lake Provincial Park is 25 km northwest of Chetwynd, British Columbia on Highway 29. Just 3 km off the main highway on gravel road. Located on the south shore of Moberly Lake.

Fur traders first came to the area as early as 1778. When gold was discovered in 1861 it attracted a number of people to the area. The lake was named after Harry Moberly, who worked for the Hudson's Bay Company. He had lived on the north shore of the lake in 1865. During the Riel Rebellion in 1885, an number of Saulteau Indians found sanctuary at Moberly Lake.

Legend has it that the Denne-za first nations people believe Moberly Lake had no bottom (because of its depth) and an ancient creature would sometimes come to the surface.

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Day-Use Area, Boat on Lake, FIrewood, Sunset, Rocky Shore, Paved Roads, Pontoon Boat.

There are some designated hiking trails in the park. Pets must be kept on a leash at all times and not allowed on the beach areas. When riding bikes, it is manadtory in British Columbia that helmets must be worn.


Fishing and Swimming:

Moberly Lake is known for its fishing. Northern pike, bull trout, arctic grayling, lake and mountain whitefish, longnose sucker and white sucker are what you can expect to find. Many have been coming to this lake for many years to fish and enjoy the park.

The swimming area at Moberly Lake has no lifeguards on duty. Gravel Beach. There are a number of walking trails along the shore with a number of small bridges over small streams. Moose and Black Bear are common to this area and more than 25 species of birds are located in this area.

On the north shore of Moberly Lake, is a small community of Moberly Lake, which includes a general store, gas station, firehall and many residences. The Moberly Lake Lodge and Inn located at Lakeshore Drive is said to be the largest log structure in the world. It is 56,000 square feet. (250) 788-9690.
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Events of Moberly Lake: NOW POSTED 2014 Events of the Peace Country
In July, the west Moberly Band holds its West Moberly Days, on the west shores of Moberly Lake. Pemmican Days are also held in July with the Saulteau Band.

 

 


MOBERLY LAKE, BC


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Moberly Lake Resort and Marina located about 2 km west of the Moberly Lake Provincial Park (approximately 5km off highway 29 on the gravel road). Only 20 minutes north of Chetwynd, British Columbia. The campground is small with campsites with power and wood, hot showers, log cabin accommodation. Docks and moorage.


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A Convenient Store is located at Moberly Lake Resort and Marina.


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At Moberly Lake Resort and Marina you can rent different type of boats. The peer offers access to a viewing area and boat area.






Over harvest of Lake Trout at Moberly Lake has threatened the long term survival of the fish. A Lake Trout Recovery Program (2010) is in place to try to re-establish the population. Fishermen now catch and release all trout. Once a trout has been caught, it is advised to gently release it back into the water. You are to record and report any tagged lake trout to the Ministry of Environment office. 250-787-3411.
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