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North Thompson Park

Your Base Camp for adventure!
 
North Thompson Park is located off Highway 5 just south of Clearwater. North Thompson offers a family-friendly camping experience, with picnic tables and fire rings at every site, as well as outhouses, clean running water, and other facilities. There are several playing fields and a large playground. Campsites are patrolled and maintained several times each day. Stores, gas stations, Internet access and other services are close at hand in Clearwater. There is cell phone coverage; however, there are a lot of blackout areas.

Here’s just some of the things you can do within a half hour drive:

  • Trophy Mountain and Raft Peak hiking
  • White-water rafting
  • Kayaking
  • Guided or unguided fishing
  • Horseback riding
  • Clearwater Valley trail trekking
  • Golfing
  • Swimming
  • Mountain Biking

You can also see:

  • Silvertip Falls
  • Clearwater River features like the Kettle
  • Dutch Lake
  • Spahats Falls
  • The Shaden
  • Moul Falls
  • Raft River

…And that’s just the beginning.

Campground Map
North Thompson Park Campground Map

  • Clearwater Lake Cabins

    Cabins are located in adjacent sites 34 and 38 in Clearwater Lake Campground and include the campsite for parking a car, truck, or an RV at no extra charge.

    Click here for more info.

  • Need to know – NTP

    Campsites
    60

    FacilitiesSani-station, outhouses, clean running water, picnic site, First Nations Heritage site, river access

    Average Use
    20 units May, June, and September; 50 units July and August

    What to see
    First Nations pit houses, trails, North Thompson River, viewpoint

    security
    Campsites are patrolled and maintained several times daily.

    location
    North Thompson Park is located off Highway 5 just south of Clearwater.
    see a map

    camping fees
    Sites are $21 per vehicle per night.
    Special conditions may apply (BC Senior's rates, second vehicles, etc). See the signs at the parks for exact details on what you're required to pay.

    You can also choose to reserve your camping spot and prepay your fees at discovercamping.ca. If you have questions about your reservation call 1-800-689-9025.

    firewood
    $7 per large tub.

    sani-dump
    North Thompson Park also has a Sani-station for RV septic dumping.
    Fee is 5 dollars in Loonies, Toonies, or Quarters per dump. Sorry, change is not available on-site.

    cellphones
    CELLPHONES work, but there are lots of blackout areas. The nearest pay phone is at the Flour Meadow Bakery 9 km away (for Spahats), or across from the sani-station (in North Thompson Park).

    radio
    Local information Radio is CHNL at either 610 or 1400 on the AM dial.

    ammenities
    Stores, gas, internet and other services are close at hand in Clearwater.

    remember
    caution