Please note: Availability of some facilities and activities may be restricted to specific areas of the park, may be ecologically dependent, or may be seasonally weather dependent.
Regional Health Unit for this Park: Timiskaming Health Unit
Size: 7259.00 ha
Year established: 2002
Park Classification: Waterway
5520 Highway 101 East,
P.O. Bag 3080
South Porcupine, ON
What You'll Like:
The park protects approximately 110 kilometres of the West Montreal River and Montreal River. The area is characterized by intolerant hardwoods interspersed with poor to rich coniferous, red maple, mixed pine uplands, black spruce, and rock outcrop communities lining the waterway with many tributaries entering the river system creating numerous tall shrub thickets and open wetlands.
Location: West Montreal River Provincial Park is located approximately 60 kilometres to the west of Kirkland Lake and is only a few kilometres from the Town of Matachewan.The park is located along the West Montreal River, between the Whitefish and East Whitefish Lakes Sandy Till Upland Conservation Reserve to the north and Highway 560 to the south.
Park Facilities: This park has an identified canoe route.