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Point Pelee National Park

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407 Monarch Lane | RR 1, Leamington, Ontario N8H 3V4, Canada
+1 519-322-2365
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Great Park

Had a wonderful weekend at the park. Lots of friendly birders to help identify birds. Park was... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Lindsay, Canada
Pleasant Spring-time visit

My husband and I visited in May, late afternoon on a Sunday and the park was fairly bustling. It... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Brampton, Canada
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Established in 1918, this small yet popular park is home to a variety of trees and birds.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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407 Monarch Lane | RR 1, Leamington, Ontario N8H 3V4, Canada
+1 519-322-2365
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Had a wonderful weekend at the park. Lots of friendly birders to help identify birds. Park was very clean.

1  Thank tgoulet
Reviewed 9 May 2017

My husband and I visited in May, late afternoon on a Sunday and the park was fairly bustling. It was not unpleasantly crowded and the bugs were at a minimum. We drove most of the way into the park and parked at the visitor's center....More

3  Thank papinem
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The park has multiple paths through the forest and a boardwalk through the marsh. Lots of picnic and beach areas. There is a visitor centre and a train/tram that will take you to the tip of the park. We saw lots of birds, a muskrat...More

4  Thank MomagerOttawa
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Spent a full day in the park with the "Friends of Point Pelee" and even in very wet and cold conditions thouroughly enjoyed our day. We girded in the morning, afternoon and evening and saw forty species, a surprising number in the very difficult conditions....More

3  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Took a trip on a Friday to this park. We hadn't visited in at least 25 years. It is still the same and a great park to visit. The beaches are nice and include flush toilets. There are plenty of picnic tables along the beach...More

4  Thank egraetze
Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you have even a slight interest in birds and you are within 100 miles of this Canadian National Park on the north shore of Lake Erie during the month of May, head to this park. PPNP is one of the most famous birding spots...More

4  Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We've been going to Point Pelee for years. It's a wonderful place to take the kids or go as a couple. The boardwalk is a must. Canoeing is great in the marsh and the information center is very good as well. Tasty food and ice...More

3  Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 30 April 2017

We had a wonderful day at Point Pelee. Provincial Parks and Conservation areas in Ontario all tend to offer the same kind of experience but Point Pelee is unique. There is definitely enough to see and do to fill an entire day. In fact my...More

3  Thank William C
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This was our first visit to Point Pelee National Park. It was early in the season, so not a lot going on. Park staff were quite helpful and walk to the most southerly point was great. Excellent Visitors Centre.

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Well worth the trip. Walked part way along the marsh boardwalk - fascinating! Checked out beautiful beaches. Visited the Visitor's Centre and then took the shuttle to the southernmost tip of mainland Canada - beautiful experience! Bit crowded though - all that free admission, no...More

2  Thank Liam B
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15 August 2017|
Response from Travis M | Reviewed this property |
yes but remember to pick up the poop
10 August 2017|
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Response from Travis M | Reviewed this property |
half hour walk each way, no cars allowed, bicycle sure. take water shoes and a towel with you
4 August 2017|
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Response from warrior193 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carole, we were there in mid June in the afternoon and there didn't seem to be too much of a problem with biting insects - but we had gone prepared, from advice from our resident friends, with good repellent. We did... More