Sparwood RVing stories

Check out the RVing opportunities in Sparwood, British Columbia

Nestled in the B.C. wilderness, Sparwood is a small mining community with a wealth of trails and recreational areas for RVers to enjoy. Camp, fish, hike, or take amazing photos—there are endless options to pursue. Scroll down on our Sparwood landing page for extensive information on tourist attractions, visitor information, sani-dumps, campsites and more.

Sparwood, small town, big heart. Photo courtesy Sparwood and District Chamber of Commerce

Trip planner: Everything you need to know before RVing or camping in Sparwood, B.C.

Information on camping in Sparwood, B.C., including tourist attractions, visitor information, sani-dumps, RV campgrounds and more.
Shown is the front entrance of the Sparwood Chamber of Commerce with the Titan truck beside it.

Alpine ambience and fantastic fairways

Sparwood is a Kootenay haven with the easternmost golf course in British Columbia.

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A town built on coal remembers its fallen

Learn about the long-lost coal mining communities of Michel-Natal as well as the men claimed by the coal mines of the Elk Valley.

woman taking a photo of a truck full of coal in Sparwood BC

Honouring its industry roots

Sparwood celebrates its mining heritage at Coal Miner Days.

big yellow truck in Sparwood, BC

Top things to see and do in Sparwood

From wilderness sites to mining history, you can find ample things to do in this little town.


The soul of Sparwood

Despite Sparwood's small size, the town is full of life, offering lots of activities, events and places for locals and visitors to gather.

by Lisa Crane

Coal extolled

Sparwood gets into the festival spirit during Coal Miner Days with sports, games and family-fun activities.
by Trevor Crawley

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