Ontario. Ministry of Natural Resources

Site: Woodview

Service: Ontario Parks - Petroglyphs Provincial Park

Description (Service) Largest known concentration of Indigenous rock carvings (petroglyphs) in Canada. Offers opportunities to learn about traditions of the Ojibway (Nishnaabe) people at the Learning Place Visitor Centre. Recognized by First Nations as a practicing sacred site. 
Also offers opportunities to view wildlife and hiking trails through forests, wetlands and rocky ridges 
Day use park * no camping
Service Details
Hours Mon-Sun 10 am-5 pm * No vehicle access after 4:30pm. All vehicles must exit before gates close at 5:30pm.  
* Closed Mon, Tue in Spring and Fall with the exception of Holiday Mondays.
Dates May-Oct
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application
Languages English
Fees Admission - see website for details
Address and Location
Site Location 34 km north of Peterborough on Hwy 28, 11 km east of Hwy 28 along Northey's Bay Road
Located In Community Woodview
Address & Map
2249 Northey's Bay Rd
Woodview, ON K0L 3E0
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Intersection Northey's Bay Rd and County Road 6
Physical Access Partially Accessible - buildings are fully accessible, trails are not accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-877-2552
Website www.ontarioparks.com/park/petroglyphs
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Mailing Address c/o Ontario Parks 
300 Water St 
Peterborough, ON K9J 3C7

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