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Algonquin

Algonquin - Pog Lake

Alerts and Advisories as of: July 26, 2021

Fire Bans

No firebans at this time

There are no fire restrictions at this time.


Boil Water Advisory

There is a boil water advisory - Under Boil Water Advisory:

- Algonquin Logging Museum (June 27, 2021)
Water is unsafe for drinking unless boiled for one full minute. Please do not use this water to fill drinking water containers or bottles unless it is going to be boiled prior to drinking. Do not use this water for teeth brushing.

- Lake of Two Rivers & Mew Lake Campgrounds. (June 3, 2021)
Boil water advisory is in effect for Lake of Two Rivers and Mew Lake Campgrounds. Visitors can obtain POTABLE drinking water from the laundry tap in the Mew Lake comfort station or the laundry tap in either of the Lake of Two Rivers comfort stations. All other water obtained throughout the campgrounds MUST be brought to a rolling boil for ONE full minute and then cooled before consumption. Please use the potable water or boiled and cooled water for drinking, brushing teeth, and preparing food or baby formula.


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 July 12, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Achray - West July 12, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Canisbay Campground "A" July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Canisbay Day Use "B" July 19, 2021 There is a beach posting
East Beach July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Kearney Lake July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Kiosk Access July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Mew Lake July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Pog Lake A July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Pog Lake C July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Raccoon Lake July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Rock Lake A July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Rock Lake B July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Tea Lake Camp. July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Two Rivers Camp. July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Two Rivers Picnic July 19, 2021 There is a beach posting
Whitefish GC July 19, 2021 No beach posting at this time
Full listing of all beaches

Park Advisories

1 Visitor Centre
- Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore & Nature Shop, Algonquin Art Room, viewing deck and exhibits – OPEN
- Theatre and Sunday Creek Café – CLOSED

Day Hiking Trails: OPEN
- Whiskey Rapids   
- Hardwood Lookout 
- Mizzy Lake
- Peck Lake 
- Track and Tower
- Hemlock Bluff 
- Bat Lake 
- Old Railway Bike Trail  
- Two Rivers  
- Centennial Ridges 
- Lookout  
- Big Pines   
- Booth’s Rock
- Spruce Bog Boardwalk
- Beaver Pond 
- Algonquin Logging Museum

Biking Trails
- Old Railway Bike Trail: OPEN
- Minnesing Bike Trail: OPEN (4th loop is closed)

Day Use Areas - OPEN
- Western Uplands Day Use 
- Tea Lake Dam Picnic Ground
- Lake of Two Rivers Picnic Ground and Beach
- East Beach Picnic Area and Beach (Picnic Pavilion is closed)
- Costello Creek Picnic Ground
- Canisbay Lake Day Use Area


2 Some rentals operations may be available at the park. Please check with the park directly to see what is available before visiting.