Nanaimo is also well known for its many extraordinary campgrounds and RV parks, including the unique, accessible by passenger ferry only, camping facilities at Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park.

The long narrow layout between the mountains and the coast make Nanaimo campgrounds the perfect base for your Vancouver Island camping trip. Here you can set up a tent or trailer in a quiet wilderness spot, and still be just a few minutes away from city amenities and entertainment. The Nanaimo area is well known for its many extraordinary campgrounds and RV parks, including the unique, accessible by passenger ferry only, camping facilities at Newcastle Island Marine Provinicial Park.