French River

French River

What You'll Like :

  • A river of national historic significance the French River is the first designated Canadian Heritage River
  • Paddle the route of Indigenous people, French Explorers, fur traders and Voyageurs
  • A 105 kilometre canoe route of interconnected lakes, gorges and rapids from Lake Nipissing to Georgian Bay
  • Georgian Bay coastal kayaking is available through the French River Delta
  • A variety of experiences ranging from wilderness paddling to motorboating, fishing and private lodges
  • The award-winning French River Visitor Centre on Highway 69 with its “Voices of the River” exhibit

Facilities and Activities summary

Facilities

All Terrain Wheelchairs Amphitheatres Art Galleries Backcountry Access Points Boat Launches Campsites (Backcountry) Campsites (Car Camping) Campsites (Dog Free) Campsites (Electrical) Campsites (Group) Campsites (RV Pullthrough) Campsites (Radio Free) Campsites (Seasonal Campsite Rental) Campsites (Total) Campsites (Walk In) Comfort Stations Docks Dog Beaches Fish Cleaning Buildings Food Concessions Group BBQ's Historic Buildings Laundromat Museums (Logging etc.) Pet Exercise Areas Picnic Shelters Playgrounds Pools Rentals - Bike Rentals - Canoe Rentals - Kayak Rentals - Paddleboat Rentals - Stand Up Paddleboard Roofed Accommodation Toilets (Interior Earth Pit) Toilets (Vault Privies) Trailer Dump / Fill Stations Visitor Centres Warm Up Shelters Wifi (Public)

Activities

Biking Biking - (Mountain Bike) Birding - Festivals Boating Boating - Motorboat Restrictions Camping - Backcountry Camping - Car Camping - Dog Free Camping - Group Camping - Radio Free Camping - Seasonal Campsite Rental Camping - Walk In Camping - Winter (includes Roofed) Canoeing Day Use Only Disc Golf Dogsledding Fishing Golf Hiking Hiking - Overnight Trails Horseback Riding Hunting Ice Skating Kite Boarding Rock Climbing Skiing - Cross Country Skiing - Downhill Snowmobiling Snowshoeing Swimming Tobogganing Whitewater Paddling

Social

General Information
Phone:
(705) 857-1630 summer
(705)287-2900 winter
Size: 73530.00 ha
Year established: 1989
Park Classification: Waterway
Address:
20526 Highway 69, PO Box 9
Alban
P0M 1A0
2020 Operating Dates

Legend

As of March 19, 2020, provincial parks are closed to the public for all recreational activities until April 30, 2020.

This park has a Friends Group
Canadian Heritage Rivers System