Six Hikes in Algonquin Provincial Park: Lookout, Two Rivers, Bat Lake, Track and Tower, Mizzy Lake, Whiskey Rapids

Today my goal was to complete the rest of the day hiking trails in Algonquin Provincial Park on the 60 corridor. Lookout Trail: This trail is the most popular trail in Algonquin Provincial Park. The trail is only 1.9 kilometers long and has been manicured to make it as easy as possible. One kilometer in …

Arrowhead Provincial Park: Stubb’s Falls Trail, Beaver Meadow Trail, Mayflower Lake Trail, Homesteaders Trail, Lookout Trail

Arrowhead Provincial Park has been on my bucket list since early 2017 and so I wanted to check it out as early as I could this year. In the winter they have snowshoeing, cross country skiing, winter cabins to rent, and a really cool ice skating trail. In the summer there are a bunch of …

Killarney Provincial Park: Winter 2018 (Cranberry Bog trail, Granite Ridge trail, Tar Vat trail)

First day selfie. In 2016 Josée and I were looking to go yurt camping in a provincial park. Unfortunately by the time we were interested everything was all booked up. November 13th 2017 we were able to book the last of six yurts in Killarney Provincial Park for the nights of March 3rd and 4th. …

Grundy Lake Provincial Park: Gut Lake Trail, Swan Lake Trail, Beaver Dam Trail

Every year I try to visit a Provincial Park while it's closed. The advantages to this is it's free and you don't have to worry about others. This year, I visited Grundy Lake Provincial Park. The park usually opens early May and closes shortly after thanksgiving weekend. There are over 400 campsites , three hiking …

Algonquin Provincial Park: Highland Backpacking Trail

I had four goals this summer: 1) Check out the islands at Limestone Islands Provincial Park 2) Hike La Cloche Silhouette trail 3) Hike the Lake Superior Provincial Park coastal trail 4) Hike the Highland Backpacking Trail in one day. One, two and three were multi-day trips that were super weather dependent. However, the one day trip was …