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Whiskey Rapids Trail Trail

Whiskey Rapids Trail in Algonquin ParkWhiskey Rapids Trail in Algonquin ParkWhiskey Rapids Trail in Algonquin Park

Description

Whiskey Rapids Trail is a 2.1 km loop trail leads along the Oxtongue River to scenic Whiskey Rapids. The trail guide discusses the ecology and history of an Algonquin river.

This trail often floods during times of high water in the Oxtongue River such as during spring melt and just after periods of extended heavy rain. A gate at Highway 60 and the trailhead parking lot will be closed and locked during unsafe conditions. Check Algonquin Park Current Advisories to see if this trail is currently closed.

Length

2.1 km

Location Location Marker

Whiskey Rapids Trail is located at km 7.2 of Highway 60. Latitude/Longitude: 45.485437°, -78.756241°


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Difficulty Rating & Rationale

Moderate. This trail has a steep uphill section returning to the parking lot. Please note, that this trail regularly floods during spring melt and during periods of extended heavy rain. Check Algonquin Park Current Advisories to see if this trail is currently closed.

Theme

Algonquin River Ecology

Features & Amenities

  • Scenic rapids along the Oxtongue River
  • Parking

Trail Guide

Rules and Regulations

Protecting Visitors

Fees

A valid Park permit is required for trail use.

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