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Issued: March 14, 2020 Updated: November 16, 2020

Algonquin Park COVID-19 Updates

What is Open and Closed in Algonquin Park

Below is a list of what is open and closed in Algonquin Park related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Details are based upon announcements by the Premier of Ontario, Ontario Parks, and Algonquin Park. Watch this webpage for new information, frequent updates, and clarifications as they are announced. See Algonquin Park Advisories for additional closures and alerts.

Best Practices During COVID-19

Closed Closed

Algonquin Park Advisories - Current Alerts
See Algonquin Park Advisories for geographic locations of these closures and alerts.

Closed for Winter 2020/2021 by Ontario Parks

Special Events and Exhibits - Postponed for 2020/2021

Some events and exhibits have been canceled for as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting restrictions. See Special Events and Exhibits for details.

Open Open

  • Visitor Centre
    • Open daily during the winter of 2020/2021, see the Events Calendar for operating dates and hours.
    • Bathrooms are open.
    • The Friends of Algonquin Park Bookstore and Nature Shop is open daily during winter of 2020/2021. See the Events Calendar for hours.
    • The seating area of the Sunday Creek Cafe is open, but the restaurant remains closed.
    • Ontario Parks has closed the theatre until further notice.
  • West Gate
    • Open with reduced hours. See hours on the Events Calendar.
    • Bathrooms are open.
  • East Gate
    • Open with reduced hours. See hours on the Events Calendar.
    • Bathrooms are open.

More About COVID-19

Staff of The Friends of Algonquin Park are employing best practices for health and safety in the workplace relating to this disease. We will continue to monitor this evolving situation, and will update this webpage as required.

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