Parks Guide - 2017

- Camping dates
- Day use dates
Park has showers - Showers
Park has comfort stations - Comfort Stations
Park has a laundromat - Laundromat
Park has roofed accommodations - Roofed Accommodation
Park has a boat launch - Boat Launch
Park has a pet exercise area - Pet Exercise Area
Park has radio-free campsites - Radio-free Campsites
Park has a visitor centre - Visitor Centre
Park has electrical campsites - Electrical Campsites
Park has backcountry camping - Backcountry Campsites

Boat Launches (71 parks and campgrounds total)

Aaron

88 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites (807)938-6534 summer (807)223-7535 winter
Two sandy beaches and the clear, shallow waters of Thunder Lake are ideal for swimming, boating and fishing. Conveniently located off the Trans-Canada Highway.
Algonquin - Backcountry

1946 Campsites
Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites Park has backcountry camping 705-633-5572
Over 2,000 kilometres of canoe routes provide many options for the paddling enthusiast. Head out for a couple of days or a couple of weeks.
Algonquin - Day Use Areas

Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre 705-633-5572
Four seasons of breathtaking landscapes and excellent wildlife viewing opportunities. Enjoy the park’s many hiking and cross- country ski trails as well as the visitor centre.
Algonquin - Achray

45 Campsites
Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites 705-633-5572
Quiet campground located on the east side of Algonquin; a favourite for visitors arriving from the Ottawa Valley. Perfect for exploring the Barron Canyon Trail.
Algonquin - Brent

30 Campsites
Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch 705-633-5572
Small, quiet campground on the north side of Algonquin. Hike the Brent Crater Trail to explore an ancient meteor impact site or canoe Cedar Lake, Algonquin’s second largest lake.
Algonquin - Kiosk

26 Campsites
Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch 705-633-5572
Located in the northwest corner of Algonquin, this small campground is perfect for campers who want a quiet camping experience with modest facilities.
Algonquin - Lake of Two Rivers

241 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites 705-633-5572
The oldest of Algonquin’s campgrounds. Located on Highway 60 in a stand of white pines, it offers full camping amenities.
Algonquin - Rock Lake

121 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites 705-633-5572
Located south of Highway 60, campers at Rock Lake can enjoy hiking and cycling opportunities in addition to two beaches right from the campground.
Algonquin - Tea Lake

42 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has a visitor centre 705-633-5572
This small campground on Highway 60 is popular with backpackers and canoeists heading into the interior of the park.
Balsam Lake

506 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has radio-free campsites Park has electrical campsites 705-454-3324
Located in the Kawarthas on the Trent-Severn Waterway. Spacious campsites, a large sandy beach, picnic areas, boating and fishing for walleye, bass and muskie.
Bass Lake

182 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 705-326-7054
Just west of Orillia, this is a popular spot for swimming, hiking, fishing and boating. Spacious campsites accommodate tents, trailers and RVs.
Blue Lake

196 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (807) 227-2601 (summer) (807) 223-7535 (winter)
Renowned for its crystal clear waters and long sandy beach, Blue Lake is an outstanding destination for camping and a variety of water activities.
Bon Echo

532 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has radio-free campsites Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping (613) 336-2228
Known for Mazinaw Rock rising 100 m above Mazinaw Lake and featuring hundreds of Aboriginal pictographs. A camping experience for everyone: RV, car camping, backcountry, and roofed accommodation.
Bonnechere

128 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites 613-757-2103
A recreational park located where the historic Bonnechere River flows into Round Lake. Trails highlight the rich natural and cultural history of the area. Rustic cabins for rent.
Caliper Lake

83 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 807-484-2181 or 807-468-2669 (Sept – April)
Family-friendly campground located in a stand of old growth red and white pine; great angling.
Charleston Lake

236 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping (613) 659-2065
A favourite family camping destination offering swimming, boating, fishing and hiking. Enjoy the campgrounds, backcountry sites or roofed accommodation.
Driftwood

81 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites (613) 586-2553
Waterfront campsites on the historic Ottawa River. Hiking, boating, fishing and canoeing are popular activities; great base for exploring the north side of Algonquin.
Emily

300 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites Park has electrical campsites 705-799-5170
Nestled in the Kawarthas, your family can enjoy large campsites and a variety of recreational activities on the Trent-Severn Waterway.
Esker Lakes

103 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping 705-568-7677 (summer) 705-272-7107 (winter)
A family-friendly park with ancient glacial landscapes and boreal forest; lakes for canoeing and fishing, trails for hiking, sandy beaches and a range of campground facilities.
Fairbank

116 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites 705-866-0530
Family-oriented park with beach and swimming close to Sudbury attractions. An interpretive trail explains the formation of the Sudbury Basin.
Ferris

143 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 705-653-3575
Spectacular lookout over Ranney Falls and a suspension bridge over Trent River Gorge. A selection of wooded and open campsites for tents, trailers and RVs.
Finlayson Point

117 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites (705) 569-3205
Gateway to Temagami’s vast wilderness; a base for canoeists, hikers and anglers. Camp beneath towering stands of white and red pine on the shores of Lake Temagami.
French River

230 Campsites
Park has a boat launch Park has a visitor centre Park has backcountry camping (705) 857-1630 summer (705)287-2900 winter
Paddle this historic waterway travelled by First Nations, explorers and fur traders. Stop at the award-winning visitor centre on Hwy 69, hike the Recollet Falls Trail and take in views of the gorge.
Fushimi Lake

46 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping 705-372-5909
A tranquil fishing spot teeming with walleye and northern pike. Quiet campground with sites suiting all types of campers.
Halfway Lake

236 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping 705-965-2702
Family-oriented campground with two buoyed beaches and great swimming. Good opportunities for day hiking and paddling that lead to exceptional vistas.
Inverhuron

240 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites 519-368-1959
Prized for its sandy beach, dunes and glorious sunsets; also includes a wetland and a young hardwood forest.
Ivanhoe Lake

108 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites 705-899-2644
A great family park with a sandy beach, warm, shallow water and fabulous sunsets. Popular for fishing.
Kawartha Highlands

121 Campsites
Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites Park has backcountry camping 613-332-3940 ext. 261
Enjoy solitude, tranquility and dark night skies in the largest park south of Algonquin. Backcountry campsites accessible only by boat or canoe.
Kettle Lakes

139 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites 705-363-3511 (summer) 705-272-7107 (winter)
Twenty-two deep, spring-fed kettle lakes formed by glaciers; excellent fishing, swimming, hiking and bike trails through pine forest.
Killarney - George Lake

128 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites 705-287-2900
An iconic wilderness landscape on Georgian Bay featuring pink granite shorelines and the white quartzite of the La Cloche Mountains. Open year-round and many opportunities to explore.
Killbear

881 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has radio-free campsites Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (705) 342 5492
Stunning Georgian Bay landscapes include rugged, rocky shoreline and windswept pines. Great hiking, camping, base for kayaking day trips and a visitor centre.
Lake St. Peter

65 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 613-338-5312
Two sandy beaches and opportunities to boat, fish and hike. A camping pass allows daily entry to nearby Algonquin or Silent Lake Provincial Parks.
Lake Superior - Backcountry

200 Campsites
Park has a boat launch Park has backcountry camping Park Office (year round) (705) 856-2284 Agawa Bay Campground and Visitor Centre (May to mid-October) (705) 882-2026
Spectacular Lake Superior coastline with aquamarine waters, rocky cliffs, beaches and northern forest.
Lake Superior - Crescent Lake

227 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites Park Office (year round) (705) 856-2284 Agawa Bay Campground and Visitor Centre (May to mid-October) (705) 882-2026
Small, rustic campground located on an inland lake. Other services and amenities are available at Agawa Bay.
Long Point

253 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has radio-free campsites Park has electrical campsites 519-586-2133
Over 1.5 km of sandy beach on the warm waters of Lake Erie; excellent fishing and boating. A stopover for migrating birds and waterfowl.
MacLeod

120 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites (807) 854-0370
Located on a peninsula in Kenogamisis Lake; offers excellent swimming and walleye and pike fishing.
Marten River

198 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (705) 892-2200
Southern gateway to Temagami; a base for canoeists and anglers. A replica 19th-century logging camp brings a bygone era to life.
McRae Point

203 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 705-325-7290
A recreational park with many amenities located on the shores of Lake Simcoe. Pull-through sites for large and extra-large equipment.
Mikisew

247 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites (705) 386-7762 (May – September) (705) 729-2010 (October – April)
Quiet park offering private campsites, sandy beaches and lookout trail; great day-use beach. Eagle Lake is a popular fishing spot.
Missinaibi

35 Campsites
Park has a boat launch Park has backcountry camping 1-705-234-2222 (mid May to mid September) 1-705-864-3114 (Park Superintendent)
Unparalleled fishing opportunities on Missinaibi Lake. Gateway to the majestic and challenging Missinaibi River, a Canadian Heritage River. Car and backcountry camping.
Mississagi

60 Campsites
Park has a boat launch Park has backcountry camping 705-862-1203 (May to September); 705-865-2021 (October to May)
Rugged landscape of ancient hills and clear lakes located west of Sudbury. Offers rustic car-camping, outstanding hiking to scenic lookouts, paddling and trout fishing.
Murphys Point

177 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping 613-267-5060
Camping on a rugged Canadian Shield landscape. Hiking and skiing trails, cabins, boat-in sites on the Rideau Waterway. Tours of an early 1900s mica mine and other interpretive programs.
Nagagamisis

107 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch 807-868-2254
Anglers return year after year to this quiet northern lake that offers walleye, northern pike and much more. Great swimming and boating; campsites nestled in boreal forest.
Neys

144 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites Spring/Summer (807) 229-1624 Fall/Winter (807) 825-3403
One of the most spectacular shorelines on Superior’s north shore; hiking trails and a visitor centre that highlights the park’s history as a POW camp.
North Beach

Park has a boat launch 613-393-3319 (September to June) 613-399-2030 (3rd week of June to Labour Day)
A long, narrow sandbar separates the surf of Lake Ontario from the sheltered waters along North Beach. Low sand dunes create excellent picnic spots.
Oastler Lake

148 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has radio-free campsites Park has electrical campsites 705-378-2401
Located minutes from Parry Sound and Georgian Bay; features scenic waterfront campsites, hiking, biking and great fishing.

Note: railway tracks near the park are used frequently.

Ojibway

45 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites (807)737-2033 summer (807)223-7535 winter
Tranquil and wild retreat on Little Vermilion Lake; offers a sandy beach, good swimming and fishing.
Pakwash

69 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites (807)222-3346 summer (807)223-7535 winter
Secluded and serene; offers a sandy beach and shallow, warm waters ideal for swimming, fishing and canoeing.
Rainbow Falls - Whitesand Lake

97 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites Spring/Summer (807) 824- 2298 Fall/Winter (807) 825-3403
Located 2 hours east of Thunder Bay, this family friendly campground offers many recreational opportunities on land and water.
René Brunelle

88 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 705-367-2692
Four fine sandy beaches, excellent fishing, boating and swimming all on expansive Remi Lake. Campsites for tents, trailers and RVs.
Restoule

274 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping 705-729-2010
Nestled in a picturesque setting between Stormy and Restoule lakes; offers a variety of camping, including car, RV, walk-in and backcountry.
Rideau River

186 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 613 258-2740
Family-friendly campground with a boat launch on the historic Rideau Waterway. Shaded car and RV campsites. A beach with shaded picnic areas, shelter and facilities for large groups.
Rondeau

262 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (519) 674-1750
World-renowned birding destination. Eleven km of sandy beach on Lake Erie. Campers will enjoy excellent hiking, biking and water recreation.
Rushing River

221 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites 807-548-4351
Popular family-camping park 2.5 hours from Winnipeg; offers many opportunities for exploration or relaxation; gateway to several major canoe routes.
Samuel de Champlain

207 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (705) 744-2276
Located on the historic Mattawa River fur trade route. A visitor centre, interpretive programs and great hiking trails with scenic views.
Sandbanks

548 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (613) 393-3319
Three sandy beaches that are among the best in Canada, with shallow waters and gradually sloping sand base; perfect for families. Trails and bike paths link forests, fields, dunes and beaches. Roofed accommodation is open year round.
Sandbar Lake

74 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites (807)934-2995 summer (807)223-7535 winter
Beautiful sandy beach with gently sloping swimming area; gateway to challenging northern canoe routes.
Sharbot Lake

178 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites 613-335-2814
Two beautiful, clear lakes offer great swimming, canoeing, boating and fishing. Park your vehicle and enjoy park amenities within easy walking distance.
Sibbald Point

582 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (905) 722-8061
Popular camping and day-use destination on Lake Simcoe offering spacious campsites, a large sandy beach, a boat launch and grassy picnic areas with many amenities.
Silver Lake

147 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites 613-268-2000
Located on a picturesque lake that offers great swimming, canoeing, boating and fishing. Park amenities within easy walking distance.
Sioux Narrows

56 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites May to September: 807-226-5223 September to April: 807- 226-5241 or 807-468-2669
Located on the shore of Lake of the Woods; offers some of the best fishing in Ontario as well as boating, swimming and canoeing.
Six Mile Lake

220 Campsites
Park has showers Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites (705) 756-2746
A scenic park conveniently located off Hwy 400 with tent, RV and walk-in campsites. The park offers trails, beaches, fishing and boating, and a canoe route linking to Georgian Bay.
Sleeping Giant

240 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre Park has electrical campsites Park has backcountry camping 807-977-2526
Breathtaking views of Lake Superior, 100 km of hiking trails and 50 km of cross-country ski trails. The visitor centre explores natural and cultural history. Roofed accommodation is available year-round.
Spanish River

83 Backcountry Campsites
Park has a boat launch Park has backcountry camping 705-865-2021
Favourite destination for backcountry paddling with a variety of intermediate white-water. A rugged landscape of towering pine forests. Access by road or train.
Sturgeon Bay

81 Campsites
Park has showers Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has electrical campsites (705) 366-2521
Situated among the 30,000 islands of Georgian Bay. Family camping with shallow sandy beach; docking facilities available.
The Massasauga

135 Campsites
Park has a boat launch Park has backcountry camping 705-378-2401
Water accessible campsites on Georgian Bay stretching from Parry Sound to the Moon River. Hundreds of windswept islands, inland forests and lakes. Backcountry boat mooring is available.
Voyageur

416 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has radio-free campsites Park has electrical campsites 613-674-2825
Four beaches on the Ottawa River; marshes and inlets full of birds and wildlife. Spacious campsites, great fishing, cross-country ski trails.
Wakami Lake

59 Campsites
Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has backcountry camping 705-233-2853 (mid-May to mid-Sept.) 705-864-3114 (Park Superintendent)
A large lake with excellent boating and paddling; renowned for its walleye fishing. Variety of habitats provides opportunities for bird watching and wildlife viewing.
Wasaga Beach

Park has comfort stations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has a visitor centre 705-429-2516
The longest freshwater beach in the world attracts thousands of beach-goers. A new welcome centre celebrates natural and cultural history of area.
White Lake

187 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has electrical campsites 807 822-2447
One of the largest lakes flowing into Lake Superior; warm-water swimming and exceptional fishing for walleye and pike.
Windy Lake

92 Campsites
Park has showers Park has comfort stations Park has a laundromat Park has roofed accommodations Park has a boat launch Park has a pet exercise area Park has radio-free campsites Park has electrical campsites 705-966-2315
One of the most popular parks in the Sudbury region. Sandy beaches, great swimming, water activities and fishing. Cross- country ski and snowshoe trails and yurts available in winter.

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