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The Best Camping Spots In Kelowna

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The Best Camping Spots In Kelowna

Kelowna is known for its sunny weather and summer activities. Not only is Kelowna a fantastic location for wine touring, water sports, golf, and more, but it also has some of the best camping locations! This lakeside city offers multiple stunning campgrounds for you and your family to enjoy the summer days surrounded by nature. Below are some of the best camping spots in Kelowna, along with some essentials you may need for your trip! 

Bear Creek Campground 

Located just 11 km from downtown Kelowna, this campground is one of the best; not only are you surrounded by stunning hiking trails and the Okanagan Lake, the amenities here add an upgrade to your camping trip. 

There are 143 sites at Bear Creek with upgraded flush toilets. Once you’ve settled into your lot, you can take on some adventurous water sports such as swimming, canoeing, windsurfing, and waterskiing. No matter the activity you choose, you will be swept away by the stunning views of Bear Creek. 

Kekuli Bay Provincial Park

This stunning campground is 59 km from downtown Kelowna and 11 km from Vernon. Located on the crystal blue waters of Kalamalka Lake, this site is perfect for water adventures. The site contains 81 vehicle-accessible lots, 8 tented sites, and 4 electric RV hookups. 

Kekuli Bay features amenities such as flush toilets, hot showers, drinking water, Wi-Fi, picnic areas, and a children’s playground. With large shaded trees, you can enjoy your trip and relax, or maybe even take an adventure to the nearby Okanagan Rail Trail and escape the city life. 

Ellison Provincial Park

This campground is the perfect location if you are looking for stunning lake views, plenty of shade, and accessible camping. Located only 16 km from Vernon, the campground is filled with ponderosa pine trees and Douglas fir, providing privacy and sun protection. 

Near the campground are some granite cliffs for rock climbers and long trails for mountain bikers. Ellison Provincial Park is the perfect place to relax and play on one trip! 

Fintry Lake Provincial Park 

Located 38 km from Kelowna, this campground offers 101 vehicle-accessible sites. It is one of the largest campgrounds near Kelowna and contains deep canyons, sandy beaches, and glistening waters. 

This campground is also great for nature lovers who love spotting wildlife, swimming, hiking, or biking. If you are looking for the perfect summer adventure, Fintry Lake Provincial Park is the place to go! 

Camping Essentials 

Having your vehicle geared up and ready to adventure is essential for any camping trip! Before planning your journey, visit Over The Top Kelowna to find the perfect bike racks, rooftop tents, cargo boxes, roof racks, hitches, camp furniture, truck accessories, and all the other gear-hauling necessities to make getting there a breeze and your down time when you’re there - more enjoyable. Our professional team ensures we find the ideal solutions to fit your specific car, truck, van, or SUV. Visit our website to learn more about our team and the products and services we offer! 


Over The Top Racks & Accessories Ltd

#205 - 1891 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC V1Y 5V5

(250) 979-7225


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