Your Vacation Details
French River Lodge is situated on a wilderness island. There isn't a better way to get away from your everyday existence then by retreating to our beautiful and secluded location. You can be assured of all the peace and privacy you require on your vacation adventure. To ensure that our guests get top-notch service we have our own Solar, Wind & Diesel Generated Electric power. This lighting power is available 24 hours everyday.
Experience all the comforts of cottage-living. Our cottage's stoves and hot water heaters are run on propane. The refrigerators are electric, and pressurized water is available in the cottages 24 hours a day. The water is filtered and treated according to very strict health standards.
What To Bring
We recommend you bring along the following items:
•Personal Toiletries & Towel
•Rainsuit, Warm Clothing & Socks, Mitts/Gloves (a must for Spring/Fall trips)
•A Good Pair of Shoes, Runners and Boots
Layered Outfits are a good idea for spring and fall, mornings & evenings are cool, day times are warm.
Available At Camp
Forgot one of the small things? Don't worry, we have you covered. On-site there is a camp store which carries the following items:
•Live Bait Worms and Tackle
•Groceries, Snacks, Ice Cream
•Gasoline & Oil
Note: We offer our guests free fish cleaning and freezing services.
Boats and Motors
The lodge provides well-maintained Lund boats with 20-hp 4 stroke motors. In your boat you will find:
•All standard safety equipment required to help provide you with a safe freshwater adventure.
Our Motors are 4-stroke, and have electric starters.
The boats are not equipped with running lights and can not be used after dark.
If you bring your own boat & motor please make sure it carries all the equipment required under the new Coast Guard Regulations.
A Special Note:
Boating regulations in Canada require all Canadian boaters to have a Pleasure Craft Operator Card. You can take the Exam Online at www.safeboater.com or at http://www.boaterexam.com/.
NON-residents & residents when renting our boats do a Safe Boating Check List.
All Items booked will be charged for. There is no allowance for late arrivals or early departures. A three-day minimum charge is applied to all plans except the boat & motor packages, which are charged as used.
Parking is available at Hartley Bay Marina at an extra cost.
Your reservation is not guaranteed without a deposit.
Check-in time is 2 p.m. Checkout time is 10 a.m. on the day of your departure.
Pets are welcome. Please be aware that we do require our guests to keep pets close to their cottage, use a leash when walking them, and practice Poop & Scoop. All Pets must be house trained.