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Please phone or email Joy for
Special Seasonal, Monthly and Weekly Rates

Daily Sites $39 - $49.

Please phone or email Joy for a personalized booking.

' 2019 Summer Part time Helper '

We are looking for a part time helper who would

like to spend the summer in the area in and around 

Wells and Barkerville. Ideally, the helper enjoys general 

maintenance, including gardening, painting, repairs 

and janitorial. If this is of interest to you, please contact

Joy by phone or email address above.

This is ideal for a retiree.

Accommodation available.


Historic 1930's Wells Gold Boom Town. 
One of the few towns in B.C. where employment was available during the Great Depression.
The wild west and critics didn't deter successful Fred Wells.
Learn about our colorful local history with Joy

1860's Barkerville Gold Rush Town.
Now a world famous tourist attraction,
Barkerville's characters built the boom town
over Billy Barker's Gold - rich Claim.
Click here to view Joy's article, 'Striking it Rich'.


Central British Columbia

R.V. Park Campground, Wells & Barkerville, British Columbia, Canada


Hostess / Owner
Joy Stepan

Explore our Frontier Holiday Destination

Explore our Frontier Holiday Destination


Good Sam Club members at Cariboo Joy Campground
during 2007 Gold Rush Samboree.


Click Here to view Adventure Map

Click Here to Read about the Hurdies


(250) 994 3463 summer

(604) 535 0500 winter

email: tours@telus.net

2019 Season
May 17th - September 20th


We offer pull through sites, sewer, water & electric hook - ups,
Picnic tables, fire pits, washrooms with flush toilets & hot showers,
badminton, entertainment gazebo shelters, central sani station.

Walk to restaurants with WiFi, Sunset Theatre, pubs,
entertainment, merchandise and gift stores, gas station,
ATV and hike to breathtaking scenic trails, nearby swimming
canoeing and fishing lakes, wildlife viewing and bird watching.

Learn about our colorful local history
and about the new gold rush.


 9.15 a.m. until 7.15 p.m.
Check - in Noon   Check - out 11 a.m.

No check - ins after 7 p.m.

Half - day bookings
Check - in  11 a.m.    Check - out  5 p.m


Campground rates vary depending

on the time of year, number of people,

the type of campsite and whether or not there are pets.

Nightly rates range from $42 to $55.

based on a 2 adult family

Day - use rates with full service $40.

(11 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

Ideal for electric and solar vehicles.



Special August Long Weekend Rates

Friday, August 2nd - August 5th

Rates are offered for R.V.'s at a 3.5 day, 3 night
weekend rate instead of a daily rate. 

Please contact Joy for a quotation. 

Please check with the Arts Wells Festival organizers
if you are looking for a camping site for your tent.


Cancellation Policy

For Long Weekend bookings,

one month notice is required

for a full refund minus a

booking fee of $35.


For all other days,

2 weeks notice is required for a

full refund minus a booking fee of $35.


There is no refund where

the required notice, as above,

is not given.

Office Hours

Office Hours

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Discover a Frontier Adventure

Discover a Frontier Adventure


Senior's Discount.

Senior's Discount.