20 lakes in the Houston area

Minnesota may lay claim to 'Land of a Thousand Lakes,' but Houston's got it's fair share...

Collins Lake – Follow the Morice River which starts at the west end of Houston turn right (west) at 27km, then left on the Morice River FSR, the lake is at 57km.

Elwyn Lake – From Highway 16, turn south on the road at Topley, four-wheel drive access to the lake.

Goosely Lake – Drive 1km north of Houston on highway 16 and turn west on Buck Flats Road, turn left at 34km and drive 13km.

Helen Lake – Turn east off Highway 16 at 27km north of Houston onto the Summit Lake road. Turn left 6.5km past the farm and go 5km. The lake is on the left. Rough road.

Irrigation Lake – Turn west off of Highway 16, 14km north of Houston.

Klinger Lake – Go west 2km from Houston on Highway 16 to the Morice River forest road headed south. Drive 2.5km and turn right. Turn right again after 3km on the Telkwa Forest Service road. You’ll see a turnout at 4.3km. The trail follows a fence line.

Lamprey Lake – Go west 2km from Houston on Highway 16 to the Morice River forest road. Drive south 65km and turn left on to the Morice-Lamprey forest road and go 8km to Lamprey Lake.

McBride Lake – Go west 2km from Houston on highway 16 to the Morice River forest road. Turn right (west) at 27km onto the Morice west FSR to 44km and then turn left on the Morice river FSR to 65km and keep right.

Morice Lake – 84km southwest of Houston follow the Morice River road which starts at the west end of Houston, turn right (west) at 27km and left at 44km.

Morice River – Go west 2km from Houston on Highway 16 to the Morice River road. Turn right (west) at 27km onto the morice west FSR. Road follows the river.

Nadina Lake – Go west 2km from Houston on Highway 16 to the MoriceRiver forest road then straight on the Morice Owen FSR to the Morice Nadina FSR and right at 81km and right again to the lake at the spawning channels.

Owen Lake – Go west 2km from Houston on highway 16 to the Morice River forest road keep straight at 27km on the Morice Owen FSR. You’ll see the lake on the right at 40km.

Parrott Lake – Go west 1km from Houston and turn south (left) on the Buck Flats Road. Bear right and go to 42km on the Parrott Lake road.

Shoestring Lake – Turn east off highway 16 at 26km north of Houston onto Summit Lake road, drive to 8km, then turn right at 4km then left at 5km.

Summit Lake – Turn east off highway 16 at 26km north of Houston onto summit lake road, bear right at 6.5km and bear right again.

Sunset Lake – Turn south off highway 16 at Topley. Cross the tracks. Turn right at 5km on sunset lake road.

Sweeney Lake – Go west 2km from Houston on highway 16 to the Morice River forest road. Keep straight at 27km on the morice Owen FSR. Turn right at 56km on the Morice Tahtsa FSR and go 16km south of Twinkle Lake turnoff.

Twinkle Lake – Go west 2km from Houston on Highway 16 to the Morice River forest road. Keep straight at 27km on the Morice Owen FSR. Turn right at 56km on the Morice Tahtsa FSR and go 13km past the Nadina Lake turnoff.