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Stop for Lunch

My sister and I stopped at this park for lunch. There is a very large, sandy beach with a great... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Yvonne B
Penticton, Canada
Family picnic

This is a great park with easy access . The beach and park are well cared for. The flushing toilets... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
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Vernon Sicamous Highway 97A, Mara, British Columbia V0E 2K0, Canada
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

My sister and I stopped at this park for lunch. There is a very large, sandy beach with a great number of picnic tables located on a grassy knoll. A number of trails are available to explore the forest beside this grassy area. Parking was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Nice sand and water and a grass area with tables but very busy. The parking lot is always full so go early. No other services or stores nearby.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Quazi J
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great park with easy access . The beach and park are well cared for. The flushing toilets are a great feature. Parking can be a bit crowded, go early. A nice grass area and picnic tables, and a great beach with good...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank jenkoman
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Clean, beautiful, sandy beach. Lots of picnic tables on a huge grassy space. Also includes an amazing dog beach right around the corner by the public boat launch. Could use more parking spots on weekends. Come early for a good spot.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Suanirrak
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This Park has a wonderful sandy beach, many picnic tables scattered throughout open grassy areas & shady forest spots, & as well, it has taps for washing. However, dogs are not allowed on the beach; this is for the health & enjoyment of everyone!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Christina W
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We came looking for a beach for the small grandchildren. Well, this works very well. Nice sand and good swimming area. There are toilets on site. Picnic tables and lots of shady places. Really enjoyed our visit.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Steven R
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Canoe Beach is pebbly, the beach at the ocean has sharp sea shells but the sand at Mara Lake is pristine! We found this gem on our way to Vancouver and it is fabulous! Pretty sure it is a local treasure that is kept under...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Kelly L
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31 August 2016|
Response from Steven R | Reviewed this property |
No camping at this park. Day use only.