Breathe the fresh air. Listen to the wind in the trees. Sleep under the stars. Camping opportunities abound in British Columbia, Canada - in fact RVers and campers are spoiled for choice! Whether looking for a city experience, rustic getaway or a home-away-from-home the camper will find it all right here in Greater Vancouver.
Given the natural beauty that surrounds Vancouver, camping is a favourite vacation choice for both locals and visitors. Choose from a variety of sites - isolated wilderness to RV parks (with all the creature comforts). Explore vast landscapes in all parts of British Columbia, visit our magnificent national and provincial parks, swap stories with friendly folk or visit places off the beaten track.
In Greater Vancouver there are a variety of campgrounds to choose from. RV parks and campgrounds offer activities and facilities for the whole family.
When choosing a campground or RV park look for facilities such as a playground, swimming, recreation/sports area/activities, bike or canoe rentals, fishing, nature walks, BBQs. Some campgrounds even have an activity person on site to organize both kids and adult events such as sports days, hayrides, pot-luck suppers and more.
Greater Vancouver also boasts a number of provincial parks, less than one hour's drive from the city. They're very popular in summer, so reservations are highly recommended.
National Parks protect outstanding examples of Canada's natural environment. British Columbia is home to seven National Parks each with their own characteristics. Camping is a great way to experience these national treasures.
For more information on reserving a private, Provincial or National campsite, please call our Vancouver Visitor Centre at 604.683.2000.