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Lions Head Provincial Nature Reserve

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A classic section of the Bruce Trail. Great views from the trail over Georgian Bay. Easy access... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
London, Ontario
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Hiking Heaven

My wife and I enjoyed a few hours exploring the reserve. Saw deer, rabbits and lots of birds. near... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Toronto, Canada
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McCurdy Drive | MacGregor Point Provincial Park, Lion's Head, Ontario N0H 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Lookout trail needs significant improvements in regards to sigh to follow the path in the forest. We are familiar with hikes and there is a real issue for those trails and signs! High chances of getting lost, that was the case for every persons we...More

Thank Cynthia T
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

A classic section of the Bruce Trail. Great views from the trail over Georgian Bay. Easy access with good size parking lot on the edge of the town of Lions Head. I highly recommend using the Moore Street side trail entrance rather than the main...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

My wife and I enjoyed a few hours exploring the reserve. Saw deer, rabbits and lots of birds. near the cliffs we saw a wonderful Eagle glide by. Magnificent.

Thank skaszab2016
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

The Day Trip Companion listed the Lion’s Head Provincial Park hike out to the top of the lions head as a great alternative when the national park and grotto are full. Boy they are not wrong. We did the longer hike in from the McCurdy...More

1  Thank Shana H
Reviewed May 23, 2018

We did a complete loop of the park, it is around 20 km but took us 7 hours. It is very difficult, so much up and down, but best view there is. It is such an interesting hike, there are a beach, cliffs, mountain and...More

2  Thank Emily X
Reviewed October 22, 2017

The views from the Lion's Head Lookout are spectacular! I parked in the McCurdy Drive Parkette and then walked along the Moore Street Side Trail up to the trailhead. The hike itself was not as difficult as I expected but definitely more challenging than the...More

1  Thank Samantha C
Reviewed September 18, 2017

I'm not much of a hiker but this was worth it. We were not dressed for it (wrong shoes) but the breathtaking views were worth all the trouble. We got lost along the way and had to backtrack - went off the main trail (always...More

2  Thank Nivin P
Reviewed September 5, 2017

We hiked up to Lion's Head lookout and back. I'm not experienced hiker and not very fit easy, so hike wasn't easy. Terrance is rugged, should have watched my steps; however reward came with breathtaking views. Waters is magic (colors are changing from white, green...More

1  Thank travelladdict2015
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

The water is stunning. There's a lot of places to go. The Grotto is a must but be prepared to walk and deal with the masses.

Thank Catherine I
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Our to-do list included a partial hike of the Bruce Trail at the Lion’s Head Provincial Nature Reserve via the easiest route available. The problem was I did not read enough about the Moore Street Side Trail. I did not know that to access it,...More

1  Thank baroom
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August 4, 2018|
Response from Shana H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just got this - on our trail it was all up top. The town has a great beach though!
September 14, 2017|
Response from baroom | Reviewed this property |
No fee to park at McCurdy Drive Parkette
August 3, 2017|
Response from baroom |
Lion's Head beach