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Emily Provincial Park

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Large campsites and has lots of privacy. We were surrounded by bushes on three sides and noone... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sean T
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Summer camping

Overall great shape. Good staff, Nice Beach, docks, trails. Sites are very nice. large and fairly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Quebec City, Canada
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  • Average16%
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“paddle boats”(4 reviews)
“pigeon river”(3 reviews)
“bird watching”(2 reviews)
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797 County Road 10 | Rr #4, Kawartha Lakes, Ontario K0L 2W0, Canada
+1 705-799-5170
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Large campsites and has lots of privacy. We were surrounded by bushes on three sides and noone around us so it felt like you were alone

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall great shape. Good staff, Nice Beach, docks, trails. Sites are very nice. large and fairly private if you pick the right one. Comfort stations are a dated , but work. Beaches are well manicured , sand is raked frequently including the weeds from water...More

Thank Simpsonzzz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm here at the moment, Friday night 25th of August, super disappointed and extremely angry with myself because I booked this weekend without making enough research. I go camping to be in the nature, to be away from the city lights and noises. At the...More

Thank Baris T
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Boyfriend and I decided last minute to go camping last weekend of July. Reserved Friday night at Balsam Lake PP but had to leave next day b/c all sites (incl. unreservable) were taken. After calling around, Emily PP was closest park with a few still...More

3  Thank meridangola
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Emily is a smallish park, situated half-way between Peterborough and Lindsay Ontario. The week we went, (mid-July) there was a fire ban in effect due to very hot and dry conditions, and the campers beach also had warnings posted about the microbial levels - apparently...More

1  Thank cherrymoon72
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Large lots, plenty of privacy, park for children, lake for fishing, this is a perfect campground. The only thing not so good is the wet wood sold at the campground.

Thank Mary A
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Kicked off the camping season at Emily PP. The park was still pretty quiet before the long weekend. The staff was friendly and helpful upon check-in. It seems like they are putting a lot of work into the park for the 2018 season (new fill/dump...More

Thank CanuckPowersports
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Have been to a lot of parks and this one has to be one of the best! The park is always clean and staff very nice. Keep up the good work!

1  Thank jmg2012
Reviewed October 29, 2017

This park feels a bit nostalgic, you can almost sense the prosperity of Ontario in the 1950's and 60's in the park's design. We stayed in the circle campground, which is divided into smaller sub-campgrounds like the spokes on a giant wheel. The sites are...More

Thank firewalker130
Reviewed August 27, 2017

A pleasant place for a family picnic, including a covered shelter which can be reserved (for a price). We had lots of room for the family to throw a frisbee and a football, but the setting was a bit ordinary and there were not a...More

Thank Brian S
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July 12, 2018|
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Response from Mary A | Reviewed this property |
At the time we were there it was closed due to construction/repairs.