3 resorts can be found on Kawkawa. Also at the lake is a day use
area in Kawkawa Provincial Park which includes toilets, swimming
beach, grass play area, park benches, picnic tables, a small dock
and a concrete boat launch.
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Report: Kawkawa contains many species of fish, however
it is best known for its large Kokanee that can reach up to 3+ lbs.
Spring fishing is best at this lake. Be sure to visit Fishbc.com
for angling information!
Private homes can be found scattered around the lake however Kawkawa
still remains a very beautiful clear water lake. Much of the shoreline
is still wooded and free of development. During the summer months,
especially the weekends, Kawkawa receives heavy use, however fishermen
and canoeists can find solitude in the cove near the southeast side
as well as the northwest bay of the lake.
of the Woods (Schkam Lake) - Lake of the Woods also
known as Schkam is located just 4 km. (2.5 mi.) north of Hope
on Hwy. #1. 17 ha. (42 ac.) in size and lying at an elevation
of 166 m. (545 ft.), Lake of the Woods is a Rainbow stocked lake
providing fishermen with trout up to 1-1/2 lbs. 1 resort is located
at the lake and provides a restaurant, cabins, beach access, and
canoe and boat rentals. On the south side of the lake a small
rest area with toilets and picnic tables. Canoes and cartop boats
can be launched but it is a steep access road and may be difficult.
This popular swimming and boating lake is a beautiful crystal-clear
blue color and is a welcome site for travellers heading north
to the Cariboo, especially on hot summer days.
Always check your current BC Fishing regulations before you start
fishing a new lake.