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Algonquin

Algonquin - Backcountry

October 22, 2018
Forest Management Log Hauling on Opeongo Lake Rd.

Logging trucks will be travelling on Opeongo Lake Rd, from Highway 60 to Cameron Lake Road which is approximately 3 km in length. The hauling will be occurring Mon-Fri, from mid-June to late October. Park visitors may encounter log trucks on this section of the road and will see lower speed limits posted during this time period. Please drive with caution.
Wildlife monitoring cameras are in use; any photos containing images of members of the public are deleted. Please contact the park if you would like more information.

Personal information is collected under the authority of Section 29 of the Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves Act.

What You'll Like :

  • Ontario’s oldest provincial park offers an unparalleled wilderness experience that’s easily accessed from Southern Ontario
  • 29 different entry points provide access to maintained campsites and portages amidst the serenity and natural beauty of Algonquin’s wilderness.
  • Over 2,000 kilometres of canoe routes connect thousands of pristine lakes that can take a lifetime to fully explore
  • Three backpacking trails are available for those who prefer to explore on foot
  • Historic log ranger cabins are available to rent

General Information

Phone:
705-633-5572
Size: 772300.00 ha
Year established: 1893
Park Classification: Natural Environment
Address:
Hwy 60 P.O. Box 219
Whitney
K0J 2M0

2018 Operating Dates

Legend

Park / Campground Usage (day use, camping, etc.) Opening and Closing
Algonquin - Backcountry January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018
This park has a Friends Group