May 19 to October 2, 2023
Gate open year-round
The windy gravel road to the campground has steep sections and may not be suitable for larger vehicles.
- On narrow strip of land right by water.
- Popular location for boating and angling.
- The Northern Tutchone name Takwä́ntʼye Män means “handling fire (torches) by the lake shore (to attract fish),” showing the site’s importance to the First Nation.
- The gate will remain open after service to this campground has ended. Register your stay (payment not required). Bring your own wood and toilet paper and pack out your garbage.
Campground peak times:
May June July August September
Ethel Lake Road
Secondary road kilometre:
Ethel Lake Campground map (196.11 KB)
Turn east off the North Klondike Highway at km 524 and follow the Ethel Lake Road for 24 km to the lake.
Bear proof garbage bins
Blue bear-proof recycling bins
Sandy or cobble beach within short walking distance