Algonquin

Alerts and Advisories as of: July 15, 2019

Fire Bans

No firebans at this time

There are no fire restrictions at this time.


Boil Water Advisory

There is a boil water advisory - Please be advised that the Lake of Two Rivers is under a boil water advisory and the Mew Lake Campground is under a boil water advisory, except for the Mew Lake Comfort Station which has safe potable water, but all of the other taps in the campground are still under the boil water advisory.
Updated July 14/19



A “boil water” advisory means that water used for drinking, brushing teeth, making ice, reconstituting fruit juice and infant formula, and washing fruits, vegetables, and dishes should be brought to a rolling boil it for at least one minute. Alternatively, you may prefer to use commercially bottled water or access water at other campgrounds within Algonquin Provincial Park.

Boiling water for at least one FULL minute will kill any harmful microorganisms that may be present in the water.

Beach Posting

No beach posting at this time

There is no beach posting at this time.

Beach Sampling Results

Beach Name Sample Date Results (E.Coli / 100ml)
Achray June 24, 2019 10
Canisbay Campground "A" July 8, 2019 no
Canisbay Day Use "B" July 8, 2019 no
Coon Lake July 8, 2019 no
East Beach July 8, 2019 no
Kearney Lake July 8, 2019 no
Kiosk Access July 9, 2019 no
Mew Lake July 8, 2019 no
Pog Lake A July 8, 2019 no
Pog Lake C July 8, 2019 no
Rock Lake A July 8, 2019 no
Rock Lake B July 8, 2019 no
Tea Lake Camp. July 8, 2019 no
Two Rivers Camp. July 8, 2019 no
Two Rivers Picnic July 8, 2019 no
Whitefish GC July 8, 2019 no
Full listing of all beaches

Park Advisories

Lake Travers Road Repair

Due to road work, Lake Travers Road will be closed to vehicle traffic past km 66 starting at 7:00 am on Tuesday, July 16th and re-opening on Wednesday, July 17th at 7:00 p.m. Therefore, there will be no access to Lake Travers Access Point, White Partridge Cart Trail or Eustache Lake during this time. This also applies to anyone planning to end their trip at Lake Travers. Anyone with reservations impacted by this road closure will be contacted by Park staff. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Forest Management log hauling on the Opeongo Lake Rd.

Logging trucks will be travelling on Opeongo Lake Rd, from Highway 60 to Cameron Lake Road which is approximately 3 km in length. The hauling will be occurring Mon-Fri, from early-July to late October. Park visitors may encounter log trucks on this section of the road and will see lower speed limits posted during this time period. Please drive with caution.

Parking for the Highland Backpacking trail has been temporarily moved to the Old Railway Bike Trail parking lot in the Mew Lake Campground.

Access Point 25 – Wendigo Lake: 4-wheel drive access only or 1km portage to access point.

The fourth loop of the Minnesing Mountain Bike Trail (Callighen's Corners Loop) is currently closed.