Koprino River is located
about 10 km
from Winter Harbor, Vancouver Island. Anglers will
find a variety of fish including Rainbow Trout, Sea Run Cutthroat and Steelhead. You
can access Koprino River right off the Koprino Mainline logging road.
The Koprino River Flows into Quatsino Sound
at Koprino Harbor. The estuary of the Koprino River is an awesome place to view birds. The
whole Harbor is a beautiful place to visit, especially by canoe or kayak. The
sea life is just Incredible and you will defiantly want to have your camera
Just to the South of Koprino River is the
Quatsino Provincial Park. This Park offers some incredible views of
the beautiful Quatsino Sound area. The park has some of the largest old growth
trees that grow along the Quatsino Sound shoreline. The Quatsino park is found along the
popular Quatsino Sound Kayak route and can be a great over night stop or a place
to come ashore for a picnic lunch.
In the interior areas of Quatsino Provincial Park there is a wilderness lake
where visitors can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities like fishing, Swimming
or rustic camping. Quatsino Provincial Park is primarily
a marine access recreational park. There are no serviced campsites or trails
within the park. Overnight camping is recommended only at the adjacent estuary
campsites. This a very beautiful Park and we should
keep it that way, so please bring out what you bring in and leave no trace that
you were there.
A small campsite managed by Western
Forest Products Ltd. Is located in nearby Koprino Harbor. The site has 10
campsites complete with fire places, tables and a pit toilet.
Only surface water from streams or from Koprino Lake is available, which must be
boiled, filtered or treated prior to consumption. You can also bring in your own
Both the Koprino River and the Quatsino Provincial Park are located on the west
coast of northern Vancouver Island on the north side of Quatsino Sound. The park
can be accessed from Holberg. From Holberg, head out on the Koprino Bay Main,
when you come to the simpson main line logging road, turn left. Then turn right
onto the S 200 road and follow it until you reach the park boundary
(approximately 30 km from Holberg).
Marine travelers can launch their boats at the Koprino Harbor, which is
accessible at the end of the Koprino Main road.