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Algonquin

Algonquin - Canisbay Lake

Alerts and Advisories as of: November 28, 2020

Fire Bans

No firebans at this time

There are no fire restrictions at this time.


Boil Water Advisory

No boil water advisory at this time

There is no boil water advisory at this time.


Beach Postings

A "posting" is an indication of elevated bacteria levels in the water, not intended as an indication of operational status.

Beach Name Sample Date Posted
Achray - East September 21, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Achray - West September 21, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Canisbay Campground "A" August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Canisbay Day Use "B" August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Coon Lake August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
East Beach August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Kearney Lake August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Kiosk Access August 17, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Mew Lake August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Pog Lake A August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Pog Lake C August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Rock Lake A August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Rock Lake B August 24, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Tea Lake Camp. August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Two Rivers Camp. August 24, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Two Rivers Picnic August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Whitefish GC August 31, 2020 No beach posting at this time
Full listing of all beaches

Park Advisories

1 East Gate:
-Permit building open daily 8:30 am- 3:30 pm,
-When the permit building is closed, a pay and display machine is available in the outdoor fee station building, to purchase day-use permits

West Gate:
-Permit building open Friday-Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (closed for lunch - 11:30 am to 12:00 noon)
-When the permit building is closed, a pay and display machine available in the lobby of the West Gate to purchase day-use permits

Both gates are closed Dec 24 and 25. Office hours may vary during times of severe winter weather.

Visitor Centre
- Open 9:00 am – 5:00 pm weekends; 9:00 am – 4:00 pm weekdays
- Weekends: exhibits, viewing deck, bookstore, art room, cafe seating area and washrooms are open
- Weekdays: exhibits, viewing deck, cafe seating area and washrooms open; bookstore and art room can be opened upon request (buzzer in lobby)
- The Sunday Creek Cafe (restaurant) is closed but he cafe seating area is open for visitor use
- Theatre remains closed

Mew Lake Campground
- The taps at Mew Lake Campground are now off for the winter, but the comfort station remains open.

Closed Trails
- The Minnesing Mountain Bike Trail
- Peck Lake Trail
- Whiskey Rapids Trail

2 Please be advised that Peck Lake Trail is closed.

Park staff have received reports of observations of wolves in this vicinity. We ask park visitors to remain away from this area, to ensure public safety and the safety of our wildlife.

At any time, if you encounter a wolf:
• NEVER turn and run;
• Pick up small children immediately;
• If the wolf tries to approach you, stop. Be aggressive, yell, throw rocks or sticks and use pepper spray if you have it;
• If you have a dog, confine the animal in your car or tent immediately; and,
• Report the details of any encounter as soon as possible to a Park Gate office or Park employee.