Activities & Attractions

Snaw-Naw-As Campground is conveniently located off of Highway 19, in between Nanaimo and Parksville.
We are surrounded by many attractions and activities!

Water Activities
Bring your own kayak, stand-up paddle board or canoe to launch into beautiful Nanoose Bay.

Hiking
Explore the abundance of hiking that Vancouver Island has to offer!
Hike along the beach and search for sea shells and starfish,
Or hike among the majestic old growth forests

Vancouver Island is famous for its abundance of Farmer’s Markets, we have three nearby!
Nanaimo
Parksville
Qualicum Beach

Golfing
Nearby there are many golf courses to choose from such as the Nanaimo Golf Club, Winchelsea View Golf Course, and Fairwinds.
Just ask our staff and we would be happy to provide you directions to your course of choice.

Shopping
Wooodgrove Centre, Costco, Cabela’s and Canadian Tire are a short drive away for any forgotten necessities.
There is also lots of local shopping in downtown Nanaimo and downtown Parksville.