Purden Lake


Nestled in the rolling mountains east of Prince George, Purden Lake Provincial Park, on the north shore of Purden Lake, is dominated by the Cariboo Mountains to the south and the McGregor range of the Rockies to the north. Purden Lake has numerous campsites, a boat launch and a beach for swimming.

A trail lines the north shore of the lake that is 6.1 km long with great views of the lake, Mt. Baldy, Purden Mountain and Purden Mountain Resort.

Trail Info
12.2 km
3-5 hours
Elevation Gain:
Gentle slopes
Trail Type:
There and Back
Trail Conditions

Usually very well maintained.


Travel 61 km east on Highway 16 till you reach the Purden Lake Provincial Park turn off and turn left.