Ranger’s Point Trail
|Location||Restoule Provincial Park, 8818 Hwy 534|
|Trailhead UTM||594647 mE x 5102672 mN|
|Ownership||Ministry of Natural Resources – Ontario Parks|
|Management||Restoule Provincial Park|
|Length||1 km / 0.62 mi|
|Activities||hiking, mountain biking|
|Amenities||paid parking, washrooms, picnic area, lookout, public beach|
|Surface||abandoned park roads; smooth; level|
|User Fee||a park-entry fee is charged to access the trails within the park|
Rules for Use
- motorized travel is prohibited
- appropriate footwear is a necessity
- pets must be leashed at all times
- park entry permit is required for trail use
Ontario Provincial Parks are generally open from the long weekend in May until Thanksgiving each year, though these dates may vary depending on the Park. For exact operating dates, please contact Ontario Parks at 1-888-ONT-PARK, or call the Restoule Provincial Park directly at (705) 729-2010.
Ranger’s Point Trail is a short scenic trail around a peninsula on Stormy Lake. The trail is wide and smooth, appropriate for walking, biking, and strollers. Take a picnic lunch and enjoy the view from one of the waterside sites or enjoy a quiet swim in Stormy Lake.
From the HWY 11/17 junction near Seymour Street, head southeast on HWY 11 for 14.5 km (9 mi). Take exit 329 for Lake Nosbonsing Road/HWY 654. Continue on Lake Nosbonsing Road/HWY 654 for 23 km (14.3 mi), then turn right onto HWY 534. 21.4 km (13.3 mi) further, stay right to remain on HWY 534 for an extra 9 km (5.6 mi). Follow signage to the Provincial Park.