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Nice trail but a little crowded

We came on the weekend after Thanksgiving (can only imagine the human traffic the weekend before... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ivan D
Nice trail.

This trail took us about 4 hours to do. It was more challenging than Whiskey Rapids or the Peck... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came on the weekend after Thanksgiving (can only imagine the human traffic the weekend before). Parking was limited so most cars had to park on the highway - this seemed very dangerous. The trail itself is very nice although the beginning section had way...More

Thank Ivan D
Reviewed September 29, 2018

This trail took us about 4 hours to do. It was more challenging than Whiskey Rapids or the Peck Lake Trail, but not impossible by a long shot. There are some great views to be had, and some up and down climbing, but it is...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2018

This trail is about 7.5k and is classed as Level 3. We took around 4 hours to walk the trail, with regular stops for photographs or just to admire the views. It is a bit up and down. Not climbing, but definitely scrambling up and...More

Thank JeanMc486
Reviewed September 5, 2018

I was told originally to that Centennial Ridges Trail was more scenic but it is longer and I didn't want to be pressed for time trying to beat the dark. This is a very nice trail with remnants from the old railway that used to...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed September 3, 2018

One of the longer and more challenging hikes for a beginner, but the lookout view and history of the old railway were well worth it!

Thank LyndsayWoolridge
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We started out on a warm cloudy morning and ended with light rain and enjoyed every minute. Moderate difficulty as listed. Great views of Canoe Lake. A very worthwhile hike.

Thank Escape240139
Reviewed August 11, 2018

So we were fools and hiked this trail technically backwards, and we went got there later than planned.. so we lucked out and made it to the look out just in time for sunset. While the views were hashtag #amazeballs, I don't suggest trying to...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

This hike took us approximately 2 hours 45 minutes with a steady pace and stopping at the crowded viewpoint for about 5 minutes. Lots of uphill but it was a good workout! The viewpoint has a long set of stairs to go up but it's...More

Thank Victoria S
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Me and three friends completed the whole hike in about 3.5 hours. We're pretty fit but we wanted to enjoy the lookout as well. We went there in early July and ate a packed lunch at the lookout. The hike is shaded well everywhere. We...More

Thank Jesse P
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Incredible hike in Algonquin Park with lots to see and a great viewpoint at the top! Moderate difficulty and anyone with ok fitness can get there!

Thank Josh P
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