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Rushing River Provincial Park

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Address: Hwy 71, Kenora, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: 1-888-668-7275
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Beautiful spot deserves a visit

I've been coming here from AB since a child as my Grandparents live in Kenora. I have nothing but fond memories. Dad showed us a spot in the falls where we could sit/stand safely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
BCMama2
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Calgary
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Calgary
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been coming here from AB since a child as my Grandparents live in Kenora. I have nothing but fond memories. Dad showed us a spot in the falls where we could sit/stand safely while the water flowed by. Great swimming in the summer months, great spot to venture around the forest as kids, and a must see. Lots to... More 

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Thank BCMama2
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a good experience you can picnic, camp,swim and go for walks it a good place for families to come to. .....

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Thank Sabrina P
Kenora
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

Awesome place for all ages. Hot showers and washroom are available so you have the best of both worlds. Totally one of the best Ontario parks. Well kept friendly staff and safety in the park is taken seriously. Fabulous place to be in the summer even if it's only for the day

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Thank Sheri N
Winnipeg, Canada
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

It's good place to spend some time and relax by watching the beautiful rushing river. The most attractive place is the point near BBQ huts, where river has a great speed and a very beautiful scenery.

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Thank faizi102
Calgary, Canada
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

I went to the river and picnic area, Rushing river goes as it's been named. It's so natural place, enjoyed watching the river itself, I just loved the sound of the water flow. This place also has a bit of picnic area, great place to be with family and friends for outing.

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Thank CAPHLEY
Portage la Prairie, Canada
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153 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a hike on the lower Rapids trail this afternoon. Hike is well put together with a few different ecosystems, several boardwalks, a bit of challenge on a damp November day, and several spectacular views. Sounds like there is more to the park than this trail, but the main gates were closed and we couldn't get in.

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Thank sarahnaid
Kenora, Canada
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I had the opportunity to stay in the park twice this summer. The park has a river flowing through the middle of it with areas that have beaches and places to swim. Ideal for swimmers and non swimmers. The area I stayed in was across from the playground.A perfect spot if you have young children. The only complaint that I... More 

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Thank Mil20152015
Sun Peaks, British Columbia, Canada
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

We would return to this campground again and met several people that include it on their annual cross Canada drives. The campground has a diversity of sites ranging from grassed open sites to enclosed treed sites on elevated ground as the builders negotiate around Canadian Shield terrain features. The washrooms and showers were clean and convenient. The beach was small... More 

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Thank ChristopherNicolson
Winnipeg, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Rushing river is an amazing scenic park that is just perfect for all sorts of adventure. We went there for the day and went on several hiking trails. The park is quiet and clean and feels untouched. Highly recommended!!!

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Dryden, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Was peaceful, lovely campground. Lots of room to roam,on foot and on water. Play areas for the children were huge. They even had a great museum. The staff was pleasant . I loved our week there. I'll go back.

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