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Hicks Lake

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Address: Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada
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Beautiful setting

Tried walking the lake side trail, but it wasn't by the lake, more in the forest. Dropped down to the lake beach at the first camp site we came to (walking in a clockwise... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
AndyCLondon_England
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London, England
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23 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tried walking the lake side trail, but it wasn't by the lake, more in the forest. Dropped down to the lake beach at the first camp site we came to (walking in a clockwise direction). A beautiful setting, with no other people around. Returned to the main car park. Maybe it's closer to the lake in the other direction? Didn't... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great adventure with my friend ! Perhaps fairly early on in the season after a 'wild winter' - had to cross a stream and take our shoes off to continue the trail at one point ?deeper water due to more rain ?, some dodgy paths at the 'lake side' part of the trail but fun times had by all !... More 

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Thank Kirsty M
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have done this walk a few times with our dog. It's easy and family friendly. A great afternoon out.

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Thank Roxanne L
Vancouver, Canada
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful lake for swimming and fishing. Good government campground. Enjoyable hiking trail around lake that takes approx 1 hour to complete.

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Thank tequila000007
Vancouver, British Columbia
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Beautiful lake with some lovely secluded beaches that are reachable with canoes that you can rent at the lake. Warm enough to swim in, and we can't wait to go back.

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Thank yevgeni-bca
Mission, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We had a awesome time, We went swimming and boating for the day and then went a nice long walk to finish it off before we headed back home.

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Hiked our way round the entire lake, nice and easy with some great views. Some nice spots that are perfect for getting your feet wet or having a quick swim.

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Thank QueM-G
Seattle, WA
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142 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Hick's Lake is a short drive from Harrison Hot Springs. The lake is very pretty, and the fishing can be good (it was horrible when we were there, so I will defer to others on this). The camping is on the north end of the lake, and the sites are spacious. It rains a lot except during certain summer months,... More 

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Thank WindWolfess
Langley, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I loved this lake. Great walk around the edge, was an easy hike for the kids and sections of it even had some technical broken wood work. Quite amazing and lots for the kids to learn

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Thank Marjk
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I know why I often come to Harrison and other lakes above. Especially Hicks Lake. Its calm serenity atmosphere gives us revitalizing our energy level...hmm good workout without sweat

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