Un-Pack Your Bags, Shut Off Your Phone, Relax and Enjoy! We Take Care of Everything Else!
Our Wilderness Log lodge, excellent accommodations, tasty food, a friendly and helpful crew, and quality equipment, all add up to one of the best adventure vacations. In operation for 60 years at Chilko, The McLean's Tsylos Park Lodge offers you a warm welcoming BC wilderness lodge and the natural, unspoiled beauty of the Canadian Wilderness. Tsylos Park Lodge caters to individuals, couples, or small groups. Our guests travel from around the world to this little bit of paradise to disconnect to reconnect.
Easy to Get To, Far From the Crowds, Chilko Lake & River British Columbia, Canada
180 air miles north of Vancouver, BC, lies Chilko Lake and River. Nestled within the Pacific Coast Mountains, this fifty mile turquoise blue lake is surrounded by ancient glaciers and raw un-touched beauty. Fed by glacial streams and clean cold water, the Chilko River flows northeast and joins the might Fraser River. Chilko is a rare gem. Few people have discovered it, but once discovered, it is rarely forgotten. There are few areas in the world as beautiful to explore.
Kick Back And Enjoy The View. It’s Beautiful Everywhere You Go at one of Canada’s Top Luxury Wilderness Lodges
Located on the banks of the Chilko River, our storybook Canadian wilderness lodge offers you that genuine wilderness hideaway far from the crowds. Accommodating only fourteen guests at this private and exclusive setting, you'll have a chance to kick back and enjoy the view. You’re surrounded by beauty everywhere you go. When you join us on your next vacation, you will experience an unforgettable trip in one of the world’s most beautiful places in North America.
The People -Our Commitment to You
The McLean’s have been living and guiding at Chilko Lake since 1957. With sixty years of hands on experience, our BC wilderness vacations packages are designed for you, by us. Our friendly and professional crew is here to help, ensuring that you have everything you need from a tasty treat to a hand-tied fly. For those of you who join us, we are committed to you and your vacation. Let us share with you, our love of this land, our knowledge, and the incredible natural world we live in. Tsylos Lodge continues to evolve from its humble beginnings as hunting and fishing lodge, into a rugged yet contemporary wilderness retreat offering full services Adventure packages for the 21st Century pioneer.
Sustainability Is Not An Afterthought, It’s The Key!
Each day our commitment to this area and the planet constantly evolves. As new knowledge and technology finds its way to our doorstep, we incorporate it into our everyday operations. From our solar powered lodge, the gravity fed water system, to our expanding organic garden. Sustainability to us means that what we do today is not impacting our tomorrow. It is guided by the love of this area, our planet, and a strong commitment to preserve and protect this spectacular place for all generations of species.
Disconnect to Reconnect With Who You Love and What You Love To Do
Tsylos offers you something truly unique in today's word: a real chance to disconnect. You’re not available by cell phone or email. How freeing is this! That means that you have the perfect excuse to take a true vacation that allows you to take a a break. Our guests come from around the world to join us at the lodge or in the backcountry. They have a few things in common; a sense of adventure, a love of the wild, and a passion for the great outdoors. Whether you’re a group of friends, an adult family, or spending time with your mate, our wilderness vacation packages offer you a perfect setting to disconnect and reconnect with who you love and what you love to do.
Don’t Take Our Word For It? We Are An Orvis Endorsed Lodge
Tsylos Park Lodge is an Orvis Endorsed Lodge. After being visited by the representatives of Orvis, we became one of only two lodges that are Orvis Endorsed in British Columbia. Our Wilderness lodge met their high standards of excellence in service, professionalism, and commitment to conservation; we were chosen and accepted to become “An Orvis Endorsed Lodge”. Orvis isn’t the only company who has endorsed us. We work with agents from all over the world who have joined us and choose only the best operations to work with. If you’re joining us for horseback riding, wildlife photography, or fly fishing trip, you can rest assured you are in good hands.
It seems a pleasant dream ago that Joy and I spent one of our holidays of a lifetime with you.
The riding, fishing and weather all combined for a perfect week that we’ve talked about endlessly since our return to a rain-drenched England!