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Michipicoten Island

December 18, 2018
Wildlife monitoring cameras are in use, however any photos containing images of members of the public are deleted according to Ontario Park’s Photo Policy (under development). Please contact Bob Elliott, Park Superintendent, if you would like more information on this topic.

Mailing address: PO Box 267
Wawa, ON
P0S 1K0
Phone: 705-856-2284

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

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Michipicoten Island Provincial Park is located in the eastern portion of Lake Superior. The Island consists mostly of intrusive rocks and lava flows, however contains interior lakes, sand beaches and sugar maple forests. Woodland Caribou were introduced to the Island in the early 1980s and the beaver population on the Island is considered to be one of the highest in the area.

Location: 175 kilometres northwest of Sault Ste. Marie and 65 kilometres southwest of Wawa.

Park Facilities: There are no visitor facilities available. Hunting is prohibited.

General Information

(705) 856-2284 ext: 2225
Size: 36740.00 ha
Year established: 1985
Park Classification: Natural Environment
P.O. Box 267
P0S 1K0

Operating Dates


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