Pipers Lagoon Park

Vancouver Island
Paddling Area:Island East
Coordinates:49.2231395, -123.9470423
Site Type:Launch Site
Tent Sites:n/a
Site Access:Sea, road
Marine Trail:Salish Sea Marine Trail
Last Update:

Landing Comments:

Exposed gravel beach. Moderately steep 15% slope. Drift logs. E aspect also open to NW. Approx. 30 m level carry to beach. Alternate is low gradient beach that dries far in muddy protected lagoon, NW aspect. Feasible only at high water.

Camp Comments:

No camping.

Other Comments:

3600 Place Road. From Hammond Bay Road go NE on Lagoon Road then SE on Place Road to end. Parking. Picnic tables, toilets, hiking trails, wildlife viewing. City of Nanaimo park. 8 ha area. Gate closes 9pm November 1 to March 31, 11pm April 1 to October 31. No parking access when gate closed. No overnight parking. Unrestricted day parking.

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