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Track & Tower Trail Trail

Track and Tower Trail in Algonquin ParkTrack and Tower Trail in Algonquin Park


Track and Tower Trail is a 7.7 km loop featuring a spectacular lookout over Cache Lake, this trail introduces you to some fascinating history. A 5.5 km optional side trip follows an abandoned railway to Mew Lake.


7.7 km

Location Location

Track and Tower Trail is located at km 25.0 of Highway 60. Latitude/Longitude: 45.559924°, -78.577561°

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Difficulty Rating & Rationale


A Look into Algonquin's Past

Features & Amenities

  • Danger Fall Danger Scenic lookout
  • Abandoned railway
  • Parking
  • Toilets

Trail Guide

Track and Tower Trail Guide

Rules and Regulations

Protecting Visitors


A valid Park permit is required for trail use.

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Related Information


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