Kettle River Recreation Area, Rock Creek

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Kettle River Recreation Area is a 179 hectare provincial recreation area located inside a sharp S-bend of the Kettle River approximately 6 kilometres north of the community of Rock Creek, British Columbia. It is one of only two recreation areas in British Columbia, the other being Coquihalla Summit Recreation Area.

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  • We lucked out when we managed to book 4 nights at Kettle River. The site is large but campsites are spaced out so it was quiet and there was a lot of privacy (especially on the western side). We had.....  more »
  • For number of years we go there. Always peaceful time, in the forest, lot's beautiful fireweed, walk to the river. Watch people floating down, jump off the bridge. Watch the ground squirrels. From...  more »
  • It is an amazing place to camp! The Kettle River runs along the campground and the host lent us floaters to float down the river. It was a lot of fun! Also, the KVR trail passes through there, so you can bike around there and there are some amazing views and we saw some Wildlife along the way. The campground has nice clean showers. We arrived on Saturday and we were able to find a spot because they have first come first serve sites.
  • Campground great with long tube run on river available. Good jump off bridge into deep pool. Little burnt around from forest fire but not too bad.
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