Partial Opening of West Arm of Murtle Lake in Wells Gray Provincial Park for visitor use:
Due to reduced fire activity and risk to the public, a large portion of the West arm of Murtle Lake is again open for public use. Campsites #7 (Kostal) and #8 (File Creek), along with the File Creek portage trail and Anderson Lake trail will remain closed due to public safety risks.
Last update: August 01, 2023
As of September 29. 2023, 7:17 pm
This number represents the total amount of visitors spread over all campsites at Murtle Lake.
We cannot guarantee visitors to be evenly spread over all campsites.
Therefore, at some campsites the occupancy rate may be higher or lower than posted above.
|Name of Trail||Length of Trail *||Status||Last update|
|Lagoon Portage||2.4 km||open and cleared||May 24, 2023|
|Murtle Lagoon North||1.8 km||open and cleared||July 05, 2023|
|Henrietta Lake||2.0 km||open and cleared||July 12, 2023|
|McDougall Falls||4.0 km||open and cleared||August 25, 2023|
|File Creek Portage||3.0 km||closed due to wildfires||July 10, 2023|
|Anderson Lake||4.2 km||closed due to wildfires||August 01, 2023|
|Central Mountain||7.0 km||open and cleared||September 05, 2023|
|Wavy Ridge||6.6 km||open and cleared||August 15, 2023|
|Strait Lake||4.4 km||open and cleared||August 23, 2023|
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