Ethel Lake

Road accessible campground
Region: 
Silver Trail
Serviced: 
May 15 - September 7, 2020
Total sites: 
10
Pull through: 
0
Campground peak times: 
May June July August September

Location

Km marker: 
524 Klondike Highway + 24 on Ethel Lake Road
GPS coordinates: 
63.377°N 136.251°W
Map download: 
Ethel Lake Campground map (601.49 KB)

Services available

Outhouse unisex

Bear proof garbage bins

Blue bear-proof recycling bins

Picnic tables

Cook shelter

Fire ring

Boat launch

Boat dock

Sandy or cobble beach within short walking distance

Description: 
  • On narrow strip of land right by water.
  • Popular location for boating and angling.
  • The Northern Tutchone name Takwä́ntʼye means “handling fire (torches) by the lake shore (to attract fish),” showing the site’s importance to the First Nation.
  • The road to the campground has steep sections. It may not be suitable for larger vehicles.
  • 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.