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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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Rushing River

The park was totally abandoned at this time of year and it was very peaceful and tranquil. We went on a hike around and thoroughly enjoyed taking pictures by the rushing river... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

The park was totally abandoned at this time of year and it was very peaceful and tranquil. We went on a hike around and thoroughly enjoyed taking pictures by the rushing river falls portion!

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Thunder Bay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The park was not open for camping but the picnic area was open alongside the scenic r little Rushing River. The picnic area is so lovely and the toilets were open and clean. Nice place to stop for a rest break or picnic although the daily fee is pretty exorbitant in Ontario Parks in my opinion.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Rushing River is a wonderful place to spend a few hours, days or a whole week! The camp ground is well serviced and has sites of various sizes and views, some with electricity. Book early in the season as this place fills up quick in the summer months. There are many activities such as swimming, camping, boating, canoeing, fishing and... More 

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Kenora, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Not far from Kenora, Rushing River Park is a great little excursion. The river really is rushing, with rapids and small falls. You can stroll along the stream, or sit and absorb all those negative ions. Good camping here too.

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Kenora, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Over 200 camp sites along a Rushing River on Dog Tooth Lake about 12-15 miles from Kenora. I get a season pass and use the hikes along the lake and river as one of my favourite photo spots. I am an official friend of Rushing River helping put on Fund Raising Bar B Qs in the summer. There are two... More 

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Kenora, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Rushing River Park has a lot to offer travellers. It has beautiful beaches an awsome rushing river falls, picnic areas and camping spots. This park has great walking trails and a wonderful place to visit or camp at.

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Timbuctoo, Tombouctou, Mali
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Rushing River Provincial Park has been a family tradition for years since we lived in Kenora. Love sitting at a picnic table having lunch and listening to the river. Many trails to walk. Seeing the wild life and picking wild blueberries in season are some of the things I love here. There is a beautiful spot to swim at as... More 

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Kenora, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The beauty of it depends on the level of rain over the year. Beautiful place to take pics. Love that it is a shirt drive from Kenora.

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Saint Germain, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Very beautiful lot's of fun for the kids. Hiking biking, and the prettest camping sites around. There are very beautiful water falls and sight seeing trails. The camp grounds are cleane and well kept.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

the site is nice. The campsite is right beside from the river and also isolated by the tree. I try to fish but totally need to go with local next time

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