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Wanapitei

Operating Dates Legend

Beginning June 1, backcountry camping and day-use will be permitted in non-operating provincial parks and conservation reserves where these activities are normally available. Party size must not exceed the limit set out under the emergency order in force under s.7.0.2 (4) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act.

Facilities and Activities summary

Before you visit: check what facilities/activities are available and pack what you need (e.g. water, snacks hand sanitizer).
When you visit: Continue to follow public health advice, including physical distancing by keeping at least two metres from others, wearing a face covering when physical distancing may be challenging or not possible, washing hands regularly with soap and water or use alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.

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 (Radio Free) Campsites (RV Pullthrough) 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 Showers 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 Snowmobiling Snowshoeing Swimming Tobogganing Whitewater Paddling
Icon Colours
Camping - Blue - available at the park. Check operating dates.
Camping - Grey - unavailable at this park.
Camping - Red - Temporarily Unavailable
Camping - Purple - Available at park, but restrictions apply. Check operating dates. Click icon for details.

What You'll Like :

This stretch of shoreline on Wanapitei Lake contains some sandy plains and gently rolling rockland, with various stream valleys leading to the lake. The park is protected for its variety of site conditions, forest types, and minor vegetation communities.

Park Facilities and Activities: There are no visitor facilties. Visitors to the park will find good swimming, fishing and wildlife viewing.

NOTICE OF CLOSURE: The portion of Bonhomme Point utilized for camping within Wanapitei Provincial Park (also known as the North River) located at UTM coordinates 5181804.21 north and 518531.18 east will be closed to the public under section 8(e) of Ontario Regulation 347 of the Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves Act. Effective August 16th, 2010 camping on Bonhomme Point including day use is prohibited. For more information please contact 705-966-0562.

Location: On Wanapitei Lake, about 35 km northeast of Sudbury.

General Information
Phone:
(705) 966-0563 (Oct - May)
(705) 966-2315 (June - Sept)
Size: 3412.85 ha
Year established: 1985
Park Classification: Natural Environment
Address:
Windy Lake Provincial Park
PO Box 560
Levack
P0M 2C0