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A Magical experience!

It takes effort to get there but its worth the trip! This was the home of the legendary 'Grey Owl... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Backpacking trip Grey Owls cabin

Four of us went in the third weekend of September. It was an awesome backpacking trip. Excellent... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Saskatoon, Canada
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

It takes effort to get there but its worth the trip! This was the home of the legendary 'Grey Owl' and allows the visitor to have a first hand experience with how some of the first environmentalists lived!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Four of us went in the third weekend of September. It was an awesome backpacking trip. Excellent trail, several excellent campgrounds and the end visit to the cabin did not disappoint. Sounds like fall is a good time to visit as we did not see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing. Far enough to discourage those who don't belong, and beautiful enough reward those who earn it. Parking was abysmal, wifi is spotty at best, and the toilets don't flush very well. All things considered this was an amazing trip, and I...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Thomas D
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

The hike to grey Owls cabin is not for the beginner. There are a few campsites along the way. The cabin has a little history but is in such a picturesque location and is a reward for your hard work.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Saskeddy
Reviewed January 19, 2017

A very mysterious character, Archie Belaney (aka: Grey Owl) spent his last years here on Ajawaan Lake in Prince Albert National Park. This is a great trip, and is best enjoyed with the guidance of the folks at the Waskesiu Marina and Adventure Centre. Part...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Gord V
Reviewed June 3, 2016

Crazy long hike. I recommend to stay the night at the cabin. We didnt and we regret it. its about a 20km hike, 40km rountrip but it is truly amazing

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

i have a great experience staying at grey owl cabin.i had relaxed mind and soul.i highly recommend it to everyone.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank nirodhpandhey
Reviewed April 5, 2016

This was my first backpacking experience for me and my 14 year old son. We backpacked to the North end camp site and hiked the rest of the way to Grey Owl Cabin. We've also been to his cabin in Riding Mountain. The cabins are...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Willyelmy
Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Definitely not a trip for the faint of heart. You need to portage your motor boat in on a train car, then you need to hug the shore of whatever direction the wind is coming on kingsmere. If you have no clue about boats and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed February 18, 2015

Beautiful natural scenery. Tread the ground of Canadian history. You will love the national park, and the lakefront. Highly recommend it

Date of experience: July 2014
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