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The Jack Pine Trail Trail

The Jack Pine Trail in Algonquin Park - The Location That Inspired Tom Thomson to Paint The Jack Pine


The Jack Pine Trail is a 1.6 km trail that takes you to the location where Tom Thomson was inspired to paint The Jack Pine. This trail begins and ends at the Achray Campground. This location is stop #6 on the Achray Historic Site Exhibit, a series of self-guided exhibit panels featuring the history of the Achray area from 1914 to the present.


1.6 km (round trip)


The Jack Pine Trail is located at the Achray Campground. Latitude/Longitude: 45.866127°, -77.753565°

Difficulty Rating & Rationale

Features & Amenities

  • Scenic views of where Tom Thomson created The Jack Pine
  • Parking
  • Toilets
  • Out-Side-In (Ranger Cabin where Tom Thomson lived)
  • Achray Campground

Trail Guide

  • There is no trail guide for the Jack Pine Trail.


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