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Address: Highway 69, French River Provincial Park, Ontario P0M 1A0, Canada
Phone Number: (705) 857-3228
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Amazing Park!

I really enjoyed this park! I was expecting more trails, but the trails that they have are well maintained and well marked. I would recommend good shoes as you are climbing up... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2016
Becky R
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Huntsville, Canada
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Huntsville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I really enjoyed this park! I was expecting more trails, but the trails that they have are well maintained and well marked. I would recommend good shoes as you are climbing up rocks and tree roots! The day we visited the visitors center was closed, but they have outdoor wash rooms and vending machines to make up for it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Great place to paddle or motor boat. Camp sites are large and private. The first site we stopped at had a rattle snake..so we left. Beautiful water. Cant wait to return.

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Bowling Green, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

Have come to this area for week long canoe trips many times. It never disappoints. Our crew has even been lucky enough to see the Northern Lights on a handful of occasions. It's really a great starter river for families with kids as young as 5.

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Sudbury, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

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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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 

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toronto
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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 

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Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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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

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Toronto, Canada
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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 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 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 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

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 

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