Starting November 1st, 2016 - May 2017 campsites are available on a first-come first-serve basis; we do not take reservations at this time.  The park office is generally open 7 days per week 8:30am - 4:15pm; if you are arriving outside of this time camping permits are available through the self-serve system at the park office (cash only).  Camping and Day-Use permits are required at all times.

Big Salmon Lake Road is now closed to vehicular traffic for the winter season.

What You'll Like :

  • Explore Frontenac’s 5,355 hectares on the southern edge of the Canadian Shield
  • Open year-round for four season backcountry recreation -48 interior campsites
  • Canoe routes through 22 lakes and over 100 km of looped backpacking and hiking trails
  • Great fishing, wildlife viewing, interior camping, paddling, hiking, swimming, cross- country skiing, snowshoeing and winter camping all within a few hours drive from Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal
  • Wilderness skills training programs

General Information

Phone: 613-376-3489
Size: 5214.00 ha
Year established: 1974
Park Classification: Natural Environment
P.O. Box 11 6700 Salmon Lake Rd.
K0H 2T0

2017 Operating Dates


Park / Campground Usage (day use, camping, etc.) Opening and Closing
Frontenac January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017
This park has a Friends Group