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West Montreal River

Operating Dates Legend

Not applicable.

Facilities and Activities summary

Before you visit: check what facilities/activities are available and pack what you need (e.g. water, snacks hand sanitizer).
When you visit: Continue to follow public health advice including physical distancing by keeping at least two metres from others, wearing a face covering where required and when physical distancing may be challenging or not possible, washing hands regularly with soap and water or use alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.


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Camping - Blue - available at the park. Check operating dates.
Camping - Grey - unavailable at this park.
Camping - Red - Temporarily Unavailable
Camping - Purple - Available at park, but restrictions apply. Check operating dates. Click icon for details.

What You'll Like :

‚ÄčThe park protects approximately 110 kilometres of the West Montreal River and Montreal River. The area is characterized by intolerant hardwoods interspersed with poor to rich coniferous, red maple, mixed pine uplands, black spruce, and rock outcrop communities lining the waterway with many tributaries entering the river system creating numerous tall shrub thickets and open wetlands.

Location: West Montreal River Provincial Park is located approximately 60 kilometres to the west of Kirkland Lake and is only a few kilometres from the Town of Matachewan.The park is located along the West Monreal Rver, between the Whitefish and East Whitefish Lakes Sandy Till Upland Conservation Reserve to the north and Highway 560 to the south.

Park Facilities: This park has an identified canoe route.

General Information
705-363-3511 (summer)
705-272-7107 (winter)
Size: 7259.00 ha
Year established: 2002
Park Classification: Waterway
1350 Municipal Road
P0N 1H0