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Nice small park

Recently spent 4 days @Driftwood and was surprised at how quaint it is. Balance of sites are non... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2018
Chelmsford, Canada
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Great site... weird warden

We had a great waterfront site. The area along the water by the sites is actually considered the... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Uxbridge, ON
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Stonecliffe, Ontario K0J 2K0, Canada
+1 613-586-2553
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

I have been here a number of times now for our annual "Girls Only Camping Trip". It is a great little park if you are travelling and want a place to stop for the night. The entrance is right along the highway, but the sites...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dana W
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Driftwood is a smaller park with great sites right on the Ottawa River. Unfortunately the non electric sites are very open so little privacy. The sites are wide enough, but for an average to larger RV this level spots seem to put you right beside...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Very enjoyable, stayed at tent site Friday and Saturday. Large site very clean facility and beach was excellent!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LGorr73
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

The park itself is nice. That’s why it’s gett an “average” review. Hiking trails are nice, but not well maintained. The staff couldn’t care less to help you out if needed. Unfortunately the park doesn’t care much when it comes to customer service. The facilities...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank YOWtrev
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Recently spent 4 days @Driftwood and was surprised at how quaint it is. Balance of sites are non electric most of which are on the water. Several have a fantastic view with most having their own beach. Pull thru lots are quite deep but could...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank S583JQgregh
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Myself and 2 friends arrived Wednesday afternoon and the young guy who greeted us was nice enough, but not very helpful. There was a fire ban in effect and admittedly we were unprepared. We politely asked if he had any advice on how to work...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

We had a great waterfront site. The area along the water by the sites is actually considered the beach. This means people are welcome to walk through the area you may have thought is your site. Not a big deal but worth knowing There was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BRADfromUxb
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Great site on the river, many trails to explore and a lot of wildlife in area. Close to Deep River if you need anything. Geocached in the area, a lot of cool findings. At this time of year there was a lot of pollen in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lynn B
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This park was great . It was so quite .almost no cars ever driving around .very safe for kids to bike around in. The view of the hills and the two rivers were abousltyly stunning. Most of the campsites were on the water .mwe stayed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank cpuolin
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Driftwood is a hidden gem. Many of the campsites are directly on the Ottawa River. The waterfront is gorgeous. Simmons g and fishing are great. There's lots explore by boat and we kept our kayaks beached on our campsite for ready access. The facilities are...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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mark m
August 19, 2017|
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Response from rquesnel9519 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Mark, YES! Driftwood park is tailor made for canoeing. If you get a camp site over on the west side close to the water you can launch right from your site into the wide Ottawa river. There are lots of small islands and... More
Anna L
June 2, 2017|
Response from Matt_Vee | Reviewed this property |
The trails are set up like loops (they colour code them.. red, yellow, green, etc.), and each one isn't very long - maybe averaging around 4km? To get to some loops you have to go on other loops (you can't get to green... More
June 23, 2016|
Response from Dana W |
Group site # 2 is fairly close to a comfort station, the road, and the Look Out hiking trail. It is large and wide open but is surrounded by trees and gives good privacy. It is a beautiful spot but you will have to walk a... More