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Hiking fun with great views

Visited in 2016. Fantastic views.About an hour's drive from Thunder Bay. Worth the drive. Scenic... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ottawa, Canada
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For the love of hiking

First 8 km walking or biking then walking the last 3km up to summit at the top! Great views! 8... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Thunder Bay, Canada
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Located on a rugged peninsula of thick forests, several lakes, and high granite cliffs, this scenic wonderland offers nature walks, camping and fishing activities.
Pass Lake, Thunder Bay, Ontario P0T 2M0, Canada
+1 807-977-2526
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All reviews silver islet lake marie hiking trails sleeping giant nice beach provincial park great camping day pass beautiful scenery nice campground comfort station two nights main campground lion rock camping experience lake superior bring bug spray
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited in 2016. Fantastic views.About an hour's drive from Thunder Bay. Worth the drive. Scenic and great inspiration for artists.

Thank katwat100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First 8 km walking or biking then walking the last 3km up to summit at the top! Great views! 8 hours total return time! With great pace quick or lazy with lots of stops,it can be done by anybody!

Thank Mutukwa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sleeping giant provincial park After enjoying the world famous spectacular drive hugging the Lake Superior , This provincial park has so much to offer than just spectacular views. Park office staff was very friendly . Though the camping fee is pretty expensive compared to others...More

Thank WineDineRoadies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Did the drive up to the Thunder Bay lookout. It's an amazing platform that juts out from the cliff. Very cool. Did the Sea Lion trail out to the rock formation. There are lots of trails. A bunch are off one of the longer trails...More

Thank wloo_andrew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this park. Some Of the sites can be a bit crowded but I’m not that inclined to be at my site in the day anyway as there are so many great hikes to do. There’s also a great beach where you could easily...More

Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Camped there often, nice place to be and you are not packed in beside each other like many other camp grounds. Watch for Deer.

Thank ceajm
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Spent one day here with my 11 year old daughter while on a whirl wind trip to Canada. Excellent hiking, beautiful scenery, and surprisingly we didn't have to many bugs. Other reviews I read talked about how bad they were. Maybe if we had been...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Wow! Our site was directly across from the giant. 163. Stairway to rocky beach. Ten steps. Loons on lake marie louise. Probably the best park we have been to. Pet friendly. Good staff. Good signage. Not great for swimming by our site. Bear sightings. AAA

Thank Chubbytubby
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We stayed at Sleeping Giant Provincial Park for 2 nights during a trip from Tobermory to Winnipeg and back in July 2018. As our camping preferences lean more towards the quiet/secluded side of the spectrum, we chose site 319 which is one of the ten...More

Thank Gabrielle-Lynn
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Sleeping giant is always a great place to visit, hike and hang out. Went to the lookout for the first time ever, and it was beautiful!

Thank puck013
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Jenien R
August 30, 2018|
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Response from CarolynGROttawa | Reviewed this property |
The picnic/beach area overlooking the lake is very pretty. i do not know when fall colors peak in that area. Not sure about trails but there are gravel roads that go through the campgrounds.
July 3, 2018|
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Response from pooped2013 | Reviewed this property |
Try Lake Superior circle Tour adventure guide for planning your trip! Lots of helpful information and “must see”! There are so many towns that offer so much! Make sure to have your picture taken with the towns mascots... More
December 15, 2017|
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Response from Bill L | Reviewed this property |
We had no problems but did not go out to the lookout on our most recent visit.