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Address: Highway 69, French River Provincial Park, Ontario P0M 1A0, Canada
Phone Number: (705) 857-3228
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Beautiful trails in the fall!

These are my new favourite trails! The views in the fall are amazing especially from the bridge. Great location for family photos.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2015
Sudbury, Canada
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Sudbury, Canada
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

These are my new favourite trails! The views in the fall are amazing especially from the bridge. Great location for family photos.

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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16 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

I wish I had more time to explore here. I made it to the snowmobile bridge and the views were amazing. Canopies for miles, but the colours hadn't changed much yet along this stretch. Unfortunately there was construction going on to the east so the view wasn't spectacular. I would've loved to have done the hike to Recollet Falls, but... More 

Thank Melissa D
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178 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We wish we had more time to explore the park! But with only 3 days we still enjoy our wildernesses canoeing trip. 1. The Hartley bay marina is efficient. Last stop to stock up food is Sudbury and if you don't go in there,last road side lcbo is around 10 min after Sudbury by the roadside. You can get ice,... More 

2 Thank sunshinelpc
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

We stayed at wollesly lodge in Noelville and it was great. I took my own boat n docking was easy. Cottages are clean n have all appliances but you won't need to cook since Harold and Ingrid will have 3 fantastic meals a day for you. Fishing is good and you cannot beat the scenery. Highly recommend

Thank frank p
Toronto, Canada
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112 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

The French River flows for 105 kilometres from its Lake Nipissing source to Georgian Bay. It was a trading, hunting and fishing route for First Nations. On the way from Sudbury to Toronto do not miss this beautiful place if you have a bit of extra time There is a very informative visitor centre located on the banks of French... More 

Thank kozin58
Toronto, Canada
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88 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

A friend of mine and I left Toronto on July 26, 2015 and after spending the first night at Grundy Lake Provincial Park, we drove in the morning to the French River Visitors' Centre. We obtained our permits—and were informed that campsites number 610, 611 and 617 had been closed due to bear activity. Guess what—we actually wanted to stay... More 

7 Thank Canadian_Guy1000
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

My family and I (wife, two daughters 12 and 16, and family dog) spent a week in a nice cabin. Most of the time was spent on a pontoon boat on the waters of the French River near Wolesely Bay. Saw very few other boaters, making it feel like a remote wilderness lodge. Fishing was very good. Hired a guide,... More 

Thank Andre N
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

What a tremendous place to visit for you if you are active back-country / backpacking campers. We arrived early afternoon on Friday, June 26 and registered and parked our car at the marina at the end of Hartley Bay Road (exit off of Hwy 69) so that we could canoe to our site. These sites were first come-first served. The... More 

4 Thank Miss_Susan_Toronto
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Some of the best smallmouth fishing in the world, plus largemouth, pike and pickerel (wall-eye, for us non-Canadians). I had a fantastic time as a guest at Kamp Kaintuck. we fished ten days and I was fortunate to catch over eighty smallmouth on the trip that were over ten inches. We saw wolves, bear, deer and bald eagles during the... More 

3 Thank Tom W
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

we really enjoy our north drive to French river, there are some amazing places to visit. The fishing is fantastic in season, we found the locals are helpful and friendly and offer tips and advice to make the most out of the area. Head to the trading post, they have some great shopping and you can get a mean burger.

1 Thank lisa s

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