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Shawnigan Lake / Memory Island Park

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Lake Cowichan, BC (Nearby: Shawnigan Lake, Cobble Hill, Cowichan Bay, Mill Bay, Cowichan Station)

  • Memory Island Park
  • Shawnigan Lake

Lake Cowichan, British Columbia
V0R 2G0

British Columbia Tourism Region : Vancouver Island

Description From Owner:
  • Memory Island Park - A memorial to two Victoria men, Allan Mayhew and Kenneth Scharff, who lost their lives in World War II.
  • Shawnigan Lake - The name first appears in 1859. Linguists have not been able to identify it with any known BC Indian word indeed, it may not be Indian at all.
  • Mrs. Beryl Cryer, who came to the lake in 1892, maintained that it was a hybrid name based on those of two early settlers, Shaw and Finnegan.
  • With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.

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Nearby Lakes and Mountains:
  • Shawnigan Lake, 3km
  • Old Baldy Mountain, 3km
  • Silver Mine Lakes, 4km
  • Dougan Lake, 6km
  • Mount Wood, 7km
  • Hutchinson Lake, 5km
  • Oliphant Lake, 8km
  • Begbie Lake, 9km
  • Spectacle Lake, 10km
  • Mount Jeffrey, 10km
  • Stebbings Lake, 13km
  • Butchart Lake, 13km
  • Mount Tzouhalem, 13km
  • Devereux Lake, 14km
  • Sooke Lake, 13km
  • Council Lake, 15km
  • Lubbe Lake, 15km
  • Grant Lake, 11km
  • Quamichan Lake, 16km
  • Wrigglesworth Lake, 16km
  • Goldstream Lake, 17km
  • Mount Sulivan, 15km
  • Horton Lake, 14km
  • Mount Tuam, 13km
  • Mount Healey, 15km
  • Bruce Peak, 15km
  • Old Wolf Lake, 18km
  • Somenos Lake, 17km
  • Jarvis Lake, 14km
  • Mavis Lake, 18km
  • Lois Lake, 13km
  • Pease Lake, 16km
  • Holmes Peak, 17km
  • Maple Mountain, 19km
  • Third Lake, 17km
  • Macdonald Lake, 18km
  • Mount Maxwell, 18km
  • Baynes Peak, 18km
  • Jack Lake, 20km
  • Second Lake, 18km
  • Wild Deer Lake, 14km
  • Durrance Lake, 16km
  • Lake Maxwell, 19km
  • Mount Newton, 14km
  • Keating Lake, 16km
  • Mitchell Lake, 19km
  • Mount Work, 18km
  • Mount Finlayson, 21km
  • Quarry Lake, 17km
  • Empress Mountain, 22km