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Jimsmith Lake Provincial Park

Jim Smith Lake Road & Trout Road, Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-422-3003
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Lovely Safe Little Local Lake

Jim Smith Lake or sometimes called Jimsmith Lake is a very lovely local lake about ten minutes from... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Glenda M
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Spokane
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Just Ducky

This is a great lake for a swim because the water is a bit warmer than most of the other mountain... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
D9537EYmartham
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Cranbrook, Canada
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Jim Smith Lake Road & Trout Road, Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Jim Smith Lake or sometimes called Jimsmith Lake is a very lovely local lake about ten minutes from downtown Cranbrook. It is small so it heats up a little more than our local larger lakes, and it is great for swimming and splashing about. As...More

Thank Glenda M
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This is a great lake for a swim because the water is a bit warmer than most of the other mountain lakes in this area. It is very close to Cranbrook so you can head up to the lake for a short swim or plan...More

Thank D9537EYmartham
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I can ride my bike here for a quick dip in the lake or else take my kayak and scoot around for an hour in the afternoon before my shift starts. It's full of families on the weekends, and unexpectedly NOT deserted during the week....More

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

There is a nice little beach, and a dock for non-motorized watercraft. it's a nice little lake with lots of wildlife. People should note that dogs are not allowed.

Thank Therese M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Spent a leisurely couple of hours here admiring the lake and view. Really is a place to unwind. People were canoeing and swimming there are lots grassy and picnic areas

Thank CressEastAnglia
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Had a couple of hours there just relaxing after having been on the road travelling for several days. It was a delightful setting with the blue winged teal ducks there who desperately wanted to share our picnic!!

Thank AussiejoeGeelong
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Very nice campground it is close to town The campground has lots of trees around it for shade. the beach is nice and clean

Thank Dion L
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Great Lake for fishing , camping and family picnic Ten minutes from downtown Cranbrook, clean water, great for swimming .

Thank jaygeedan
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Beautiful place but can get very busy in the summer. There is a camping area nearby, which is really lovely. Its quiet and very shady, the campsite. Around the lake, its very peaceful but few times it had been busy.

1  Thank Rishte
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This is a free provincial park with a fabulous little beach for the kids to play on. Water is always shallow and warm and there are spots for camping within walking distance. No reservations here so first come first serve. Rates are great for camping...More

Thank Kerri P
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