Township of Algonquin Highlands

Site: Trails

Service: Parks, Recreation and Trails

Description (Service) COVID19: The administrative office on North Shore Road, Trails Office and Airport Terminal Building remain closed to the public until further notice. Staff who are able to work remotely have been instructed to do so. Call or visit the <a href="" target="_blank">COVID-19 news</a> website page for detail information.

Offers many water trails and hiking trails for countless opportunities to canoe, camp, hike, snowshoe, ski, snowmobile, ATV, fish, hunt, cottage or just relax and take in the scenery.

Manages over 38 km of hiking trails, 26 km of Nordic ski trails, hundreds of campsites, portages, area lakes and canoe routes.

Preserves, protects and promotes outdoor and natural recreational opportunities through a proactive, sustainable management approach.

In partnership with all stakeholders including the Townships of Lake of Bays, Minden Hills, the County of Haliburton and the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry.

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Service Details
Hours Victoria Day Weekend to Thanksgiving Weekend: Mon-Sun 9 am-4:30 pm 
After Thanksgiving to Dec 31: Mon-Fri 10 am-3 pm 
January 1st to end of March Break - Mon-Sun 10 am - 3 pm 
End of March Break to Victoria Day Weekend - Mon-Fri 10 am-3 pm 
Campsite Reservations: Mon-Sun 8 am-11 pm
Areas Served Algonquin Highlands
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Vary, call or visit the website for information
Languages English
Fees Service - for camping
Address and Location
Site Location Beside the Frost Centre Institute
Located In Community Minden
Address & Map
20130 Hwy 35 N
Algonquin Highlands, ON K0M 1J1
Intersection Hwy 35 and Hwy 118
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-766-9033
Toll Free Phone 1-866-364-4498 (Campsite Reservations)
Fax 705-766-2402
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Primary Contact Gord Darling, Trails Coordinator; Phone: (Business) 705-766-9033; Email:
Primary Executive Chris Card, Parks, Recreation and Trails Manager, Township of Algonquin Highlands; Phone: (Business) 705-766-9033; Email:
Mailing Address 1123 North Shore Rd 
Algonquin Highlands, ON K0M 1J1

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