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Spider Lake Provincial Park

Off Horne Lake exit off Hwy #19 or Hwy #19a., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-474-1336
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Great little lake for a swim and a picnic

This is a nice spot for a picnic, swimming, and kayaking, but it can be busy on the weekends during... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
LinnyBC53
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Qualicum Beach, Canada
Gem

Wow could not believe a lke like this still existed, crystal clear , nice little sheltered bays... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
MMcKEdmonton_Alberta
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Edmonton, Alberta
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Off Horne Lake exit off Hwy #19 or Hwy #19a., Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a nice spot for a picnic, swimming, and kayaking, but it can be busy on the weekends during the summer, so best to get there early. The lake is on the smaller size but there is quite a bit of beach area. There...More

Thank LinnyBC53
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Wow could not believe a lke like this still existed, crystal clear , nice little sheltered bays . Kids had a blast !

Thank MMcKEdmonton_Alberta
Reviewed 24 August 2016

What a great little lake for fresh water swimming. My friend and I swam out and across and around three little islands. The water is clean and we had a minnow spa resting on a shoal watching the wee fish swim around us. Perfect day...More

1  Thank gayle b
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Plenty of beach for everyone. Great place for swimming, kayaking or relaxing. Easy to park and washrooms available.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beaches, very peaceful, the water look very clean and clear, the forest is wonderful. Bring a bathing suit, and towel, a great area for picnic.

Thank 282Juliette282
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We were here on a hot afternoon, and were impressed with how well kept it was. Bathrooms were immaculate for a park! It was a very nice afternoon here.

Thank jenmc74
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We were hoping to find a hiking trail around the lake but only found a short one, other than that it was a beautiful lake and picnic area, and the water was warm and not too many people either.

Thank Janine L
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Very quiet and lovely, with well-kept trails. The lake was very quiet when we were there, and I had opportunity for some great reflection shots with my new camera ! Nice picnic tables close to the water.

Thank AtlantictoPacific
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We spent a hot sunny afternoon at the beach here today and it was wonderful. The lake is shallow and warm so it's great for swimming and water games, paddle boards, kayaks and inner tubes. There are a couple of islands a ways off shore...More

1  Thank FarFlungStarling
Reviewed 30 June 2016

A very pretty place to spend time. There is a lovely waterfront area and a few trails to wander along.

Thank MJGx2
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nprentice82
26 August 2016|
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Response from charlizeharms |
A local once told me it's because there are a lot of areas off of it that when seen from above look like the legs of a spider.
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Susan H
25 February 2016|
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Response from CharlieNanooseBay | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. It's pretty rugged and the paths that are there are all dirt. When were you thinking of going?? I might be able to get up there and check before you go all the way out there??
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