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Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands

This park provides unique opportunity for a sustainable, semi wilderness recreation experience. Rugged canoe routes involving lakes, wetlands, and portages, and home to over 100 km of the Ganaraska Hiking Trail (The Wilderness Section www.ganaraska-hiking-trail.org) and a limited number of backcountry campsites.

Safety Rules and Etiquette

  • Camping and fire on designated sites only
  • Cutting or removing live vegetation is prohibited
  • Leave no trace – pack it in, pack out
  • No excessive noise at any time
  • Respect private property
  • You are in bear country, please bear proof your campsite at all times

Canoeing

This park provides unique opportunity for a sustainable, semi wilderness recreation experience. Rugged canoe routes involving lakes, wetlands, and portages provide ample opportunity for all skill levels of backcountry campers.

Hiking

The park is home to over 100 km of the Ganaraska Hiking Trail (The Wilderness Section www.ganaraska-hiking-trail.org) and a limited number of backcountry campsites. Intermediate backcountry hiking experience is suggested.