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Kawartha Highlands

Kawartha Highlands

Alerts and Advisories as of: July 10, 2020

Fire Bans

There is a fire ban Effective July 7, 2020 the Park Superintendent has issued a Total Fire Ban for Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park.

No open air burning (campfires) are permitted during this time. Only exception is portable stoves that have fuel control valve may be used for cooking.

Boil Water Advisory

There is a boil water advisory - NOTICE: Any water collected from Lakes, Rivers, etc. in the back country should be treated before drinking, food preparation or dental care. Treatment could include, filtration, disinfection tablets, boiling water for one minute, etc.

Beaches at this park are not monitored for water quality.

Park Advisories

1 Wildlife monitoring cameras are in use; any photos containing images of members of the public are deleted. Please contact (Paul Smith,, 613-332-3940 x-255) if you would like more information.

Personal information is collected under the authority of Section 29 of the Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves Act.