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.

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.

Teacher strike

POSTED: June 5, 2014 | Mayors Blog

I want to express my support to Teachers BC on their right to strike to get a fair deal and better supports for students.

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!

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. 

ICBC Autoplan Auto Insurance

POSTED: June 2, 2014

We are pleased to announce that as of June 9th, 2014,  the Service BC Office in Stewart will be selling ICBC Autoplan auto insurance.

Historic Northwest BC Resource Benefits Alliance Agreement

POSTED: June 2, 2014

Media Advisory:  Leaders Gather to Sign Historic Agreement
Read more about the news release here

Kids Programming

POSTED: July 24, 2014

Kidz Club

When:  Tuesday, July 29th AND Thursday July 31st from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Where:  Bear Valley School Gym
Fee:  $2.00

For more information or to volunteer, contact Chris @ (250) 636-2352


Aboriginal Culture Days

When:  Wednesday, August 20th to Friday August 22nd
Where:  Bear Valley School
Time:  11:00am to 2:00PM

Includes healthy lunch & snacks