|Location||Mikisew Provincial Park, 301 Park Road South, west of South River|
|Trailhead UTM||615631 mE x 5074960 mN|
|Ownership||Ministry of Natural Resources – Ontario Parks|
|Management||Mikisew Provincial Park|
|Length||0.5 km / 0.31 mi|
|Activities||hiking, mountain biking|
|Amenities||paid parking, washrooms and picnic areas within park|
|User Fees||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 May long weekend 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 Mikisew Provincial Park directly at (705) 386-7762 (from May to Sept), or at (705) 729-2010 (from Oct to Apr).
This beautiful and short trail is found on a small piece of land that juts out into Eagle Lake. This gateway within the park is a perfect place to enjoy a nice picnic, or read a good book by the water.
From the HWY 11/17 junction near Seymour Street, head southeast on HWY 11 for about 57 km (35.4 mi). Turn right at Marie Street and right at Eagle Lake Road. Continue on Eagle Lake Road for 13 km (8.1 mi), and turn left at Park Road South. Take a left 1.5 km (0.93 mi) later towards the Provincial Park.