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Important Algonquin Park Backcountry Camping Closure - April 1 to May 11, 2023. Ontario Parks has closed all backcountry camping (including canoeing, backpacking, and winter camping) from April 1 to May 11, 2023. Developed camping and day use are still possible during this time. Algonquin Park's backcountry reopens to camping on May 12, 2023. See details.

Backcountry Campsite SignExplore Algonquin Park at its best; a vast landscape of maple hills, rocky ridges, spruce bogs, and thousands of lakes, ponds, and streams. By paddle and portage - more than 2,000 kilometres of canoe routes and over 1,900 campsites await those who seek the rugged beauty of Algonquin Provincial Park. Additionally, Algonquin Park has three backpacking trails which also probe the heart of the backcountry.

Reservations are required for all backcountry camping in Algonquin Park.

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Special regulations for Algonquin's special fishery.