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Algonquin - Mew Lake

Car Camping

Mew Lake Campground has over 100 campsites, many of which are located in a White Pine forest. The remainder have a more open situation with scattered trees. Half of the sites in this campground have electrical hook-ups and another group are located in a dog and radio-free zone.

Mew Lake is open for camping during the winter months for those who love the snow.

Dog-Free Camping

Dogs are not permitted in the campground loop on the west side of Mew Lake (from sites 95 to 131).

Radio-Free Camping

The campground loop on the west side of Mew Lake (from sites 95 to 131) offers radio-free campsites.

Roofed Accommodation

Roofed Accommodation Yurt

Number at Park: 7

Site Number(s) / Name: 34, 36, 39, 40, 49, 54, 62

There are seven yurts available year-round at the Mew Lake Campground.






Each yurt is equipped with two sets of futon bunk beds and sleeps up to six. Inside the yurt, campers will also find a table and chairs, and a broom and dustpan. The yurt has electrical heat, fluorescent lighting, and one electrical outlet. Outside, yurt sites are equipped with a picnic table, BBQ (Note: BBQ only available from May 1st to Thanksgiving) and fire pit.

What to Bring

Visitors should bring their own bedding, cookware and dishes.


There is a 2-night minimum stay and a 3-night minimum stay on long weekends.


How to Reserve

Reservations can be made online or through our call centre by calling 1-888-ONT-PARK.