Chemainus River Park


Visitors have access to rustic trails, deep swimming pools, and forested habitat where you can hike and view wildlife.

Park Size:

120 ha


River access
Parking lot

How to Get There:

Head west off the Trans-Canada Highway onto Highway 18, then right onto Hillcrest Road (road turns into a gravel road).

The park is open for Day-Use only. No campfires, alcohol or overnight camping are permitted. Also, no all-terrain vehicles or motorcycles are allowed.

Violators may be subject to fines, vehicle impoundment and possible arrest. This Park is patrolled by the RCMP, Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Officers, Ministry of Environment Conservation Officers, BC Parks Rangers and the Cowichan Valley Regional District bylaw enforcement.
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Swimming Hiking and walking trails
Chemainus River Park Map