Mount Savona Provincial Park
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Mount Savona Provincial Park is a protected wilderness area, the superb scenery in the park makes it an excellent site for hikers, nature study, and wildlife viewing. The peak of Mount Savona, from where visitors enjoy spectacular panoramic views of the Thompson River Valley, is accessible by a gravel road, suitable for 4-wheel drive vehicles.
Surrounding landscape consists of rugged cliffs, canyons and dry ridges. The park also contains a small lake and associated marshlands, old growth Douglas-fir, and pockets of high elevation grassland are part of Mount Savona Provincial Park. The park has the highest (elevational) known occurrence of fame flower that grows on Kamloops lavas at specific elevations. There is a pictograph in excellent condition in a cave formation and ancient burial sites found within the park.
There are no facilities provided at this park, however some informal trails can be found throughout the park that are suitable for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding.
Mount Savona Provincial Park is located in the Thompson region of British Columbia, 22 miles (35 km) west of Kamloops off Highway 1. Access to the park is via Tunkwa Lake Road from the town of Savona.
Nearby Regions & Towns
Accent Inns KamloopsAccent Inns Kamloops
The Kamloops Accent Inn is located a 5-minute drive from downtown Kamloops in BC’s wide-open ranching country. Tour the scenic countryside with its rolling hills and majestic mountains, or enjoy world-class golf, BC’s best fishing, skiing and more. Accent Inns Kamloops guest amenities include a seasonal outdoor heated pool, sauna and whirlpool. Pet Friendly. Free wireless. Free parking.
Lakeside Country InnLakeside Country Inn
Lakeside Country Inn is a charming lakeside Inn and Bed & Breakfast on Kamloops Lake in Savona, half an hour from downtown Kamloops. Enjoy lakeview rooms with private balconies, kitchen suites, a private beach, shaded lawns, flower gardens, cable TV, and complimentary wireless high-speed internet access. Choose from lakeview rooms with a queen bed or two twin beds or larger kitchen suites. Breakfast in the glass enclosed Garden Cafe is a delightful way to start your day during the summer.
Grandview MotelGrandview Motel
Grandview Motel is a friendly family owned and operated motel in the heart of Kamloops. Enjoy a splendid sleep in a quiet, convenient location. Every room has a fridge, coffee and air-conditioned comfort, free local calls, and local newspaper. We also have free hi-speed wireless internet in most rooms and free internet access station in the lobby. Seasonal heated pool and large patio, gas barbecues for guests, and shaded picnic area. Restaurants and shopping nearby, close to downtown and the University College of the Cariboo.