is a very popular recreational lake located 20 km west of Parksville.
Cameron Lake lies on the north side of Highway 4 to Port
Alberni, and is accessed directly off the highway.
Size: 477 hectares
Elevation: 184 metres
Fish Stocked: Rainbow Trout, Cutthroat Trout
Fish Found: Rainbow Trout, Cutthroat Trout, Brown Trout, Kokanee
Salmon - Cameron Lake is noted for its Brown Trout.
Best Fishing: April to June, September to October
Facilities: Boat Launch (Private), Campsites (Private & Provincial),
Nearest Lake: Horne Lake
MacMillan Provincial Park
Qualicum Falls Prov Park,
Additional Info: Good fishing through summer. Anglers can test
their fly fishing skills on the lake's brown trout, often the most
difficult of trout to catch.
Boaters, paddlers and windsurfers should take note of the strong and
sudden gusts of wind often experienced on Cameron Lake.