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Lookout Trail Trail

Lookout TrailLookout Trail


Lookout Trail is a 2.1 km loop trail that is fairly steep and rugged, but rewards the hiker with a magnificent view of several hundred square kilometres of Algonquin. This guide discusses the geology of the Park.


2.1 km loop

Location Location

Lookout Trail is located at km 39.7 of Highway 60. Latitude/Longitude: 45.579123°, -78.406543°

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Difficulty Rating & Rationale


Algonquin Geology

Features & Amenities

  • Danger Fall Danger Scenic lookout
  • High ridge
  • Fall colour viewing
  • Parking

Trail Guide

Lookout Trail Guide

Rules and Regulations

Protecting Visitors


A valid Park permit is required for trail use.

Nearby Attractions

  • Developed Campground Pog Lake Campground
  • Developed Campground Whitefish Group Campground
  • Developed Campground Coon Lake Campground
  • Developed Campground Rock Lake Campground
  • Trail Big Pines Trail
  • Museum Algonquin Visitor Centre

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