Located outside Merritt BC, Dot Lake Recreation Site is a popular site for campers, fishermen, and hunters. The lake enjoys moderate sized camping sites surrounded by a semi-treed forest and fishing dock. Amenities include a boat launch and adventures include scenic hiking trails and some good fishing. Dot Lake is a good sized lake that is perfect for truck campers, 4x4 vehicles and overlanders. Access to this lake can be a bit rough with washboards. Just take it slow and enjoy the scenery and wildlife.
Dot Lake offers five campsites, pit toilets, and picnic tables. The recreation site is a perfect outdoor destination for families seeking a rustic experience. Make a note, that at Dot Lake there is no sell service at this backcountry camping site located outside of Merritt BC.
Dot Lake is great for canoeing, kayaking, swimming, floating and paddle boarding. Then, after a break, check out the hiking trail around Dot Lake. The site is ideal for all ages when birding, wildlife seeking, or just getting out and exploring nature. Remember to always respect wildlife and leave nothing behind.