Horseshoe Lake - an old oxbow of the Fraser River offers an excellent vantage point for birdwatching. Depending upon the season, you might see wood ducks, green-winged and blue-winged teals, hooded mergansers, redheads, four grebe species, and a variety of shorebirds like the spotted sandpiper. Raptors in the area include turkey vultures, osprey and bald eagles are among larger raptors, as well as peregrine falcons and merlins.
McBride offers a range of camping experiences from full-service campgrounds to Forestry Recreation sites to backcountry cabins and tenting. See the Camping in Accommodation for more information.