Backcountry campgrounds | Random camping | Winter camping

Backcountry campgrounds

Eva and Jade Lakes

There are two designated summer backcountry campgrounds in the park at Eva Lake and Jade Lakes. Each area has four tent pads - 2 of which can be reserved, a privy, and bear-proof food storage lockers. The trailhead is located at the summit of the Meadows in the Sky Parkway, and winds six to nine kilometres through rolling subalpine terrain and treeless alpine tundra to reach high elevation lakes.

Mount Revelstoke National Park backcountry campgrounds
Eva Lake Jade Lakes
2022 operating dates Mid July to late September (snow dependent) Late July to mid September (snow dependent)
2022 reservation dates July 29 - September 18
Fees See fees
Number of sites 4
Maximum people per site 4 (2 recommended)

Campfires are not permitted. Dogs are not allowed in the upper mountain area or backcountry of Mount Revelstoke National Park, including Eva and Jade Lakes campgrounds.

Backcountry campers require:

  • A backcountry camping permit (Wilderness Pass). Reservations are available online or by telephone at 1-877-RESERVE (1-877-737-3783). A non-refundable reservation fee applies to all bookings. For first come, first served sites, visit the Snowforest Campground Centre the morning of your trip.
  • A national park pass. Available at the Snowforest Campground Centre in Mount Revelstoke. Visit our fees page for more information.

Random camping

Random camping is permitted during summer in limited areas of Mount Revelstoke. A backcountry permit is required for random camping and can only be obtained in person at the Snowforest Campground Centre in Mount Revelstoke. For information call 250-837-7500. Special rules and conditions apply.


Winter camping

Winter camping is not permitted in Mount Revelstoke National Park between December 15 and April 15 each year.