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Sleeping Giant

Last Updated: 01/05/2022

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Current Condition Closed
Snow Depth 25 cm
New Snow 0 cm
Last Updated 01/05/2022

Number of Trails 8
Open Trails (total length) 64 km
Track Set Trails (total length) 18 km
Skate Set Trails (total length) 64 km

Sleeping Giant maintains 69.75km of groomed cross-country skiing trails with both skate and classic options.

Most trails are long, linear routes that access remote sections of the park, and appropriate trip planning is required. Two-way traffic is permitted on all skiing trails within the park.

Parking is available at the Bay's End Lookout Trailhead (BELT) at the Marie Louise Lake Park Office and the Rita Lake parking lot. Parking on Highway 587 is illegal.

A friendly reminder: dogs must be kept on a leash that does not exceed 2-metres in length.

Trail Name Trail Conditions Trail Type Last Groomed
intermediate Bay's End Lookout
(11.6 km, linear)
Spring Conditions
Icy patches
Classic and Skate 25/03/2022
beginner Beach Road
(1 km, linear)
Spring Conditions
Icy patches
Classic and Skate 08/04/2022
Expert Burma
(11.4 km, linear)
Spring Conditions
Icy patches
Classic and Skate 25/03/2022
beginner Ferns Lake
(9.7 km, loop)
Closed
Debris on trail
Classic 11/03/2022
beginner Jakobsen's Jaunt
(0.25 km, linear)
Spring Conditions
Icy patches
Classic and Skate 08/04/2022
intermediate Marie Louise Lake Loop
(18.2 km, loop)
Spring Conditions
Icy patches
Classic and Skate 28/04/2022
intermediate Pickerel Lake
(11.7 km, linear)
Spring Conditions
Icy patches
Classic and Skate 18/03/2022
Expert Thunder Bay Lookout Road
(9.2 km, linear)
Spring Conditions
Icy patches
Classic and Skate 25/03/2022

Visitors can snowshoe on a variety of hiking trails. Popular trails include the Sea Lion, Ravine Lake, Sifting Lake, Joe Creek, and a portion of the Kabeyun Trail to Tee Harbour.

Legend

one quarter full snowflake Poor Condition

one half full snowflake Fair Condition

threee quarter full snowflake Good Condition

full snowflake Excellent Condition

closed No Snow

For information about winter safety and other winter activities in Ontario Parks, go to our Winter Experience Page.

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