4 Things You Might Not Have Known about Cameron Lake

Did you know these four facts about Cameron Lake?

Cameron Lake shore view
Photo by Irina Bogachek, 2012 myPQB Story Contest

1. It only takes about 15 minutes to drive from downtown Qualicum Beach to Cameron Lake.

2. There is something very large swimming in the lake, maybe more than one! Cammie, the Cameron Lake cryptid is estimated to weigh about 30 lbs and is less than 3 metres in length. Read more.

3. Some believe there are underwater tunnels that connect Cameron Lake and Horne Lake.

4. Cameron Lake is an ideal spot for fishing, swimming, and windsurfing!

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Sharyn Sadauskas