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    Newly Renovated Lakefront Log Cabin - Nimpo Lake

    Cariboo Chilcotin Listing No. 21252

    Newly renovated, fully service, lakefront log cabin on 1.17 acres. Cozy 3 bedroom hunting/fishing retreat or recreational getaway on Nimpo Lake in the heart of the Chilcotin. Endless year-round recreational opportunities!


    1.17 acres

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    This newly renovated, lakefront property offers the perfect year round recreational getaway, family home or hunting/fishing retreat. The 1,144 ft2 two-storey log cabin is very well maintained and offers a large, open-concept living space complete with a full kitchen, dining room and living room, perfect for gathering for meals or sharing stories after a day of hunting, fishing, exploring or just relaxing by the lake.

    You can retire at the end of the day in one of the 3 bedrooms on the top floor including a large master bedroom complete with sliding doors to the patio overlooking the lake. The top floor also has a new three-piece bathroom.

    Some of the renovations completed during the summer of 2021 include:

    • Inside stairway
    • Levelled and fixed main subfloor
    • Insulated and installed new laminate on the main floor
    • Repaired and installed new plumbing, changed plumbing location to accommodate winter freezing, added pressure tank, new water filters and numerous fittings
    • Replaced kitchen cabinets, sink tap, countertops and added a pantry
    • Built cabinet to house hot water tank and pressure tank
    • Replaced fridge and kitchen stove
    • Laundry room built with new water taps and drain
    • Installed electric baseboard heaters
    • Newly renovated bathroom
    • Stained and re-hung interior doors
    • Installed lattice around lower deck
    • Outside logs were sanded and stained
    • Sealed and trimmed windows
    • Cleared a two-car parking space at the top of the driveway for RV or second building site
    • New wood stove WETT inspected

    The yard is gently sloping with a large, level grassy area to enjoy your morning coffee or evenings with friends around a campfire. The top of the property offers a cleared levelled area perfect for additional parking, RVs or another dwelling. The property has easy, well-maintained access with plenty of parking space.

    Nimpo Lake is a four season outdoor paradise! Don’t miss out on this one!


    1038 Dean River Place - Nimpo Lake


    Very easy access on well-maintained paved roads. From Williams Lake follow Highway 20 West 290 km through the towns of Alexis Creek, Tatla Lake through to Nimpo Lake. Just before Nimpo Lake turn left onto Dean River Place. The home is on the right.

    From Bella Coola, follow Highway 20 East approximately 160 km through Hagensborg, over Heckman Pass, through Tweedsmuir Park and continue past Anahim Lake. Just after Nimpo Lake you will see Dean River Place Road on the right.

    By air you can travel on Pacific Coastal to Anahim Lake on a 1-hour scheduled flight from Vancouver.

    Area Data

    Nimpo Lake sits on the Chilcotin Plateau surrounded by the Coastal, Itcha and Ulkatcho mountains. It is an excellent fishing lake, offering rainbow trout of up to five pounds. Nimpo Lake has appropriately been named the “Floatplane Capital of BC” and presently has two air charter companies providing a host of services to the many visitors. It also has many private float plane docks around the lake. Sightseeing charters are very popular because so much of this scenic area is only accessible by air. There are many alpine and high altitude lakes in the area for camping, fishing, hunting and hiking. A day will not go by in the summer when you won’t see a floatplane take off of the lake carrying visitors on a flightseeing tour to the Turner Lake chain for a multi-day canoe trip, or for a day of fishing on one of the pristine fly in lakes.

    Nimpo Lake is also a favourite stop for many pilots flying on their way to the Yukon or Alaska who have become accustomed to refuelling here. Nimpo Lake is at 3,655 ft elevation with spectacular views of the Coast Mountain Range to the south. It is a relatively calm lake well known for its trout fishing, kayaking, canoeing or just drifting with a fishing line.

    The Nimpo Lake Community, just 2 km from the house, can also satisfy your needs with a general store, fuel station, post office, a restaurant and many full service accommodations.


    This property is surrounded by outdoor recreation. You can enjoy the excellent fishing any time of year right from your front yard. You can also snow machine or ATV right from home.

    Many species of wildlife can been seen in the area including deer, moose, caribou, bears, wolves, cougars and several species of birds.

    Surrounded by the snow-capped Coastal Mountain Range, tranquil lakes and expansive grasslands, Anahim Lake and Nimpo Lake have year-round outdoor adventure opportunities including fishing, canoeing, hiking, horseback riding, bird watching, cross-country skiing, ice-fishing and snowmobiling to name a few. Nearby parks (Tweedsmuir Provincial Park to the west, Itcha Ilgachuz Provincial Park to the north and Tsyl'os Provincial Park to the southeast) also provide incredible year-round, wilderness recreation terrain.

    Map Reference

    52°18'42.45"N and 125° 8'3.17"W


    • BC Hydro
    • Septic—pumped and inspected in 2018
    • Drilled well water
    • Satellite TV
    • Fibre-optic Internet

    Tax Details

    $622.74 (2021)




    PID 006-430-783

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