The Lighting Lake Campsite in Manning Provincial Park is a popular camping destination. The large campsite can accommodate vehicles and tents and includes facilities such as showers and bathrooms.

Reservations are required and the campsites are often full on weekends in the summer, so make sure to reserve early in the season. Reservations can be made through BC Parks.

From the Lightning Lake Campsite, several trails can be accessed including the Lighting Lake Loop, the Lighting Lake Chain Trail, Frosty Mountain, and the Skyline Trail.