Paradise Lake Resort is a wilderness resort located just 3 1/2 hours from Vancouver, British Columbia. More than half of the 28 sites in the resort are lakefront; many with their own docks.
We welcome your stay at one of the fully furnished log Chalets. Each Chalet is privately owned and managed, has electricity and is serviced with a community water and sewer system. All the amenities of home in a wilderness setting!!!
Paradise Lake Resort is a four season facility with great outdoor activities year round.
Originally a fishing camp, Paradise is one of the most prolific trout fishing lakes in the region with many trout in the 8 to 12 inch size range. These high altitude fish are delicious year round. A great place to introduce youngsters to the sport of angling!! Paradise Lake has a motor size limit of 9.9 HP, so the area is quiet and great fun in the summer for all. The region offers a wide variety of accessible lakes with trout up to 10 lbs. All the lakes in the area produce fish year round, with ice fishing a popular winter sport.
For those who enjoy wildlife viewing or photography, there is an abundance of subjects. Deer and Moose are seen regularly throughout the year. Marmot, squirrels, coyotes, chipmunks and even the odd cougar are common to the region. Many water fowl are also seen with Loons and Peregrine falcon being the most common residents. Be sure to bring a book on wildflowers to identify the many species you will encounter. Some species may include Indian Paint Brush, Ladyslippers, Tiger Lilies, Brown-Eyed Susans, Lupines, Columbine and many varieties of mushrooms.
The Resort is a beautiful wilderness hideaway situated 7 km off the Coquihalla Connector halfway between Merritt and Peachland. The Lake is at an elevation of approximately 5000 feet, so summer nights are nice and cool; great for enjoying an outdoor fire in the fire pits offered with the cabins. Winter heat is primarily from wood burning free standing enclosed fireplaces in the cabins.
Spring, summer and fall offer great fishing; hiking; ATV riding; wildlife viewing etc.
Winter offers cross country skiing; ski-dooing; snowshoeing etc.
Each chalets is approx 700 sq. ft. plus a loft area that varies from 1/2 loft to a fully enclosed upstairs. Many Chalets also have finished basements. Each layout varies slightly according to each owner's preference. Sleeping accommodations vary; maximum of 8 people in some of the units. Rates vary according to number of people and the season; starting at $125/night and going up to $200+.
SORRY, NO PETS.
Coming from Merritt, take Highway 97C to the Elkart Road Exit (approx. 45 km). Follow the exit as it loops under the highway and follow the signs to Paradise Lake Lodge (approx. 7 km). Coming from Peachland or Westbank, take 97C to the Elkart Road Exit (approx. 50 km). Follow the signs to Paradise Lake Resort.