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Important Ontario Parks has announced that Algonquin Park's backcountry will reopen more than two weeks earlier than previously anticipated. Reservations will now be available for some backcountry areas as of April 26, 2023. Ontario Parks reports that some backcountry access points will remain closed as a result of poor road conditions and/or flooding, see Algonquin Park Advisories for a detailed list of what is closed in Algonquin Park.

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.