‘Host Your Special Event With Us’- Evans Lake Venue Rental
Evans Lake Forest Education Centre is located close to Vancouver, just 15 kilometres North of Squamish, BC, on a picturesque mountain lake surrounded by the Coastal Mountains. Our Site features a wide variety of natural environments in a secluded wilderness setting. Campers and guests will enjoy our relaxing amenities, delicious food and friendly staff. Comfortable accommodations are available for schools, private, corporate and community groups to rent during year round. The cabins sleep up to 96 people in dormitory bunk fashion, with an additIonal accommodation for 21 people in smaller semi private rooms in the Recreation Hall.
Cabins & Sleeping Accommodations
The Evans Lake cabins are situated on the upper grounds of our facility. Our eight rustic cabins have been designed to complement the forest and provide a unique forest experience. Experience British Columbia nature at its best while enjoying the comfort of heated cabins with all amenities steps away. Evans Lake provides a getaway in a smoke-free*, and natural environment.
Each cabin sleeps 12 (10 bunk beds and 2 single). There are lockers, shoe racks, and shelving to keep the cabins clean and organized. Step out onto the balcony, breathe in the fresh air, listen to the laughter of children, and you’ll know you’ve arrived at the best place on earth. In addition, there are 21 beds in 6 semi-private rooms located in the Recreation Hall. In total there are 106 beds. Guests must provide their own bedding or sleeping bag.
Six out the eight cabins are wheelchair accessible. There is limited space for Recreational vehicles. Please call the office for details. Modern washrooms and showers are located beside each cabin and in the Recreation Hall. There are drying racks in the cabin washrooms.
- 234 hectare Demonstration Forest
- All age forest: plantations to mature timber
- Ten kilometre network of trails
- Clean mountain lake with rainbow trout and an abundance of aquatic life
- Several small streams, marshes and ponds,
- Variety of geological formations
- Wide variety of animals and plant species
With a wood-burning fireplace, the recreation hall is the perfect location to warm up and enjoy a hot chocolate.
The large recreation hall is complete with a fireplace and couches, office space, first aid room, and accommodation for up to 25 group leaders. In addition, the porches are perfect for arts and crafts and socializing in the quiet moments. Some AV Equipment is available on site.
Our friendly catering staff will prepare appetizing, well-balanced and nutritious meals. Meals are served home-style and lunch and dinner always include fresh vegetables or salad. Vegetarian options and other common dietary preferences and restrictions are cheerfully accommodated, as long as we are notified two weeks prior to your arrival.
The dining hall seats 120 people comfortably and can also be used as a study or assembly area.