Ian McLeod Memorial Playground & Rainey Creek Municipal Campground

Ian McLeod Memorial Playground & Rainey Creek Municipal Campground

The Rainey Creek Municipal Campground  offers shaded sites and grassy camping areas. Amenities and attractions onsite include coin-showers, fire pits, a pay phone, a covered eating pavilion, playground, sale of firewood, horseshoe pits and more.

Our 98 sites Campground is family and pets friendly.

Address: West end of Eighth Avenue, Stewart BC  V0T 1W0
Telephone: 250-636-2537

Adjoinging the campground is the Ian McLeod Memorial Playground with access along a scenic path beside the Rainey Creek, or street access from Highway 37a (enroute to Hyder, AK).  There are several picnic tables and a large fire pit for family and group gatherings, as well as a great play area for the kids to enjoy some modern and nostalgic playground equipment.

Mayor Durant attended the UBCM Executive and its sub-committees in Richmond on July 16-18.

POSTED: July 30, 2014 | Mayors Blog

Mayor Durant attended the UBCM Executive and its sub-committees in Richmond on July 16-18. The annual July meeting marks the Secretariat's report out on a number of year end matters, including adoption of year-end financial statements and adoption of the preliminary budget and work plan for 2014-2015. Executive also reviewed 159 member resolutions submitted for consideration at the 2014 Convention.

High-speed Internet and Cell service in Stewart: updates

POSTED: July 8, 2014 | Mayors Blog

July 2, 2014 Mayor Durant again reaching out to Network BC regarding the need for cellular telephone and high-speed Internet in the District of Stewart.  The discussion provided insight into the major challenges, issues and the current state of extending telecommunications services in rural B.C. 

Following are the notes from the conference call on July 2, 2014.

Stewart - the Best Town for Nature Lovers

POSTED: July 7, 2014 | Kids Blog

If you enjoy fresh air, hiking and wild life photography, see why this Bear Valley School student thinks you'll love Stewart!  => read essay


POSTED: March 3, 2014 | Kids Blog

Read this essay from Lane Hyslop to understand why the soil in Stewart is great for gardeners!


POSTED: August 25, 2014

Sightings of a very large black bear have been reported around town. The RCMP & the District of Stewart would like to remind residents to not put household garbage out for pick-up until AFTER 8:00am on Wednesdays.  If you spot a bear in town, please contact the RCMP at (250) 636-2233.
Thank you for your continued vigilance during these summer months.  Remember:  a garbage bear is a dead bear!

District Job Opportunities, Public Notices & Information

POSTED: August 1, 2014

View District of Stewart Job Opportunites, Public Notices & Information here

Official Community Plan & Zoning Bylaw * Draft Version *

POSTED: July 7, 2014

Attached for information is the draft version of the District of Stewart Official Community Plan and Zoning Bylaw.
Any questions and input from the public is welcome.  
Send us an email (cao@districtofstewart.com) or call us (250-636-2251) or drop by our office located at 705 Brightwell Street. 

Interested in being a Candidate in the upcoming General Election?

POSTED: August 18, 2014

Here are a couple of links to give some insightful information for those considering becoming a Candidate in the election this November:

Local Election Guides

Election Webinar for Candidates