August 22, 2018
Lady Evelyn-Smoothwater Provincial Park is open with the following exceptions. Please be advised that Makobe-Grays River Provincial Park remains closed.
1. Hobart Lake, Tupper Lake, Maple Mountain hiking trail, Old Bill Lake, Bessie Lake, Inez Lake, Anvil Lake, Hammer Lake and their portages and campsites remain closed until further notice.
2. Trethewey Lake, Elissa Creek, all basins of Makobe Lake, Banks Lake, Grays Lake, Grays River, Graymud Lake, Bercole Lake and their portages and campsites remain closed until further notice.
Note: These restrictions for Lady Evelyn-Smoothwater Provincial Park are in place to protect the public and ensure public safety while allowing fire personnel to safely fight forest fires in the identified areas.
What You'll Like :
Located in the heart of the Temagami region and centre of a 2400km interconnected canoeing network, thousands of years old
A spectacular wilderness park encompassing rugged topography, clear lakes and rushing rivers
Precambrian bedrock rises to a dome, forming the highest point in Ontario – Ishpatina Ridge – with several others, like Maple Mountain, in the top ten
The Lady Evelyn River is the centerpiece of the park, surrounded by some of the highest points in Ontario, with stands of towering pine and numerous waterfalls
The park forms the headwaters for a number of rivers in the Temagami area and is connected to four waterway parks
The park protects some of Temagami’s famous old growth White and Red pine ecosystems
(705) 569-3205 Size: 72400.00 ha Year established: 1973 Park Classification: Wilderness