Naikoon Provincial Park - East Beach

Port Clements, British Columbia

East Beach is part of Naikoon Provincial Park and is accessible through Tlell Village and the Misty Meadows campground. The East Beach trail is 90 km long and is a three to four day hike. Versions of this trail takes one past Tow Hill, a large formation of basalt columns, and Pesuta Shipwreck, a log barge that was wrecked in the park in 1928. It is recommended to hike from south to north to avoid prevailing wind, heavy rain, and direct sun in one’s eyes; there are three emergency shelters along the way.

WATER QUALITY
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  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . Fraser Riverkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
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CURRENT WEATHER
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MONITORING FREQUENCY

Naikoon Provincial Park - East Beach is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

Northern Health's responsibility in Northern British Columbia is from the Queen Charlotte Islands to the Alberta border, and as far south as Quesnel. There is a map of Northern Health’s jurisdictional boundaries on the Northern Health website at https://northernhealth.ca/AboutUs.aspx

British Columbia health departments select and test water quality found at primary (swimming) and secondary (non-swimming) contact beaches across the province, following the Canadian Recreational Water Quality Guidelines. Most health departments in the interior test for E. coli from May to September (except for Vancouver Island Health Authority, which tests from June to September). Samples are collected weekly with a minimum of 5 test samples collected in a month. Warnings are posted by Fraser Riverkeeper if the 30-day geometric mean rises above 100 E. coli / 100 ml of water. There is currently no regular monitoring of these beaches.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Naikoon Provincial Park - East Beach

Port Clements, British Columbia

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . Fraser Riverkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
For water quality icon legend, click:   
CURRENT WEATHER
3°C
A few clouds

East Beach is part of Naikoon Provincial Park and is accessible through Tlell Village and the Misty Meadows campground. The East Beach trail is 90 km long and is a three to four day hike. Versions of this trail takes one past Tow Hill, a large formation of basalt columns, and Pesuta Shipwreck, a log barge that was wrecked in the park in 1928. It is recommended to hike from south to north to avoid prevailing wind, heavy rain, and direct sun in one’s eyes; there are three emergency shelters along the way.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Naikoon Provincial Park - East Beach is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

Northern Health's responsibility in Northern British Columbia is from the Queen Charlotte Islands to the Alberta border, and as far south as Quesnel. There is a map of Northern Health’s jurisdictional boundaries on the Northern Health website at https://northernhealth.ca/AboutUs.aspx

British Columbia health departments select and test water quality found at primary (swimming) and secondary (non-swimming) contact beaches across the province, following the Canadian Recreational Water Quality Guidelines. Most health departments in the interior test for E. coli from May to September (except for Vancouver Island Health Authority, which tests from June to September). Samples are collected weekly with a minimum of 5 test samples collected in a month. Warnings are posted by Fraser Riverkeeper if the 30-day geometric mean rises above 100 E. coli / 100 ml of water. There is currently no regular monitoring of these beaches.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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