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Ouimet Canyon Provincial Park

Ouimet Canyon Road, Dorion, Ontario P0T 2M0, Canada
+1 807-977-2526
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Get to the far lookout

This is a carved glacial path through the massive rock landscape of the Canadian shield. It took a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Kelowna, Canada
A must stop

We stopped in the morning and it was a good time to do so. The lighting as the sun came into the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Doug W
Nathrop, Colorado
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Spectacular and dizzying are the words to describe the steep-sided canyons of this rugged and scenic region.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Ouimet Canyon Road, Dorion, Ontario P0T 2M0, Canada
+1 807-977-2526
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a carved glacial path through the massive rock landscape of the Canadian shield. It took a lot of power to carve out the canyon and it has a beautiful, iconic rock sticking out on the left of the farther lookout. Definitely check this...More

Thank ADM0NIC5
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We stopped in the morning and it was a good time to do so. The lighting as the sun came into the canyon was worth it. There is a short hike on excellent trail to see the canyon from two very nice overlooks. Don't just...More

Thank Doug W
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Ouimet Canyon late in the day and were rewarded with several beautiful views. The trail to the 2 lookouts is not long and is a very easy walk for any age. There is a short bridge to cross before you hit the trail...More

Thank Lottie543
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Only a short walk to the viewpoints, lovely views of the canyon and some information panels for education. Watch for wildflowers as lots to see during our June visit.

Thank SmokoEdmonton_AB
Reviewed 17 September 2017

such an amazing place. Came up here on a whim and was not disappointed. What spectacular views. Definitely worth the drive up.

Thank A and M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a very accessible, reasonably large (long and deep) natural canyon with beautiful, colored walls topped by conifers. The views make for great trip photos. Plus it is only 12 km (14 minutes) from the Trans-Canada Highway to the trailhead. We found the 1.5km...More

Thank Jay_and_Rita
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

On bumpyish road in and up the hill we rounded a corner and immediately we saw a bear cub right in front of car. Wife was so excited but then scared cause it was a quarter mile away from Parking for walk to canyon. Anyway...More

Thank seescokid
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We took a wrong turn out of Eagle Canyon and found this place. It was absolutely beautiful and an easy hike. I would recommend!

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

About an hour east of Thunder Bay take the exit off the Trans Canada highway and drive all the way to the end(past the commercial business) to the Provincial Park. There is a small visitor center with picnic tables and basic washrooms. Trails start here...More

Thank jfarlam
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Unbeliveble canyon twelve kilometers aside of root seventeen. A wonderful walk around. Don't miss it.

Thank menachemle
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4 September 2017|
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Response from Rick C | Reviewed this property |
to the canyon It's all asphalt. We drove in in an RV.
Kelly C
20 January 2016|
Response from Jason Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you don't pay until after you park. You pay inside the small visitor center/gift shop by the parking lot. I can't remember what the fee was, but it wasn't much. A few bucks each..maybe $3-5 per person? Sorry... More