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Massasauga Provincial Park

380 Oastler Park Dr, Parry Sound, Ontario P2A 2W8, Canada
+1 705-378-0685
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Beautiful Park

Went on a three day canoe trip from the three-legged access point. It is a beautiful park. We... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JJP_Steve
via mobile
Definately not backcountry.

3 Star only due to not back country, motor boats and not at all peaceful! Scenery earns this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kaespen
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Oakville, Canada
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“pete's place” (4 reviews)
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380 Oastler Park Dr, Parry Sound, Ontario P2A 2W8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went on a three day canoe trip from the three-legged access point. It is a beautiful park. We stayed on two different lakes. The campsite on Speyer was fairly low and poorly laid-out. Our other campsite was excellent. Both had thunder-boxes and good fire pits....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

3 Star only due to not back country, motor boats and not at all peaceful! Scenery earns this park a 5+ star Campsites - about a 3.5 to 4 star Ease of access 5 star Being on Georgian Bay 5+ Star Canadian Shield and trees...More

1  Thank Kaespen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love to camp and don't mind roughing it then this is an excellent place to visit especially with a canoe or kayak. The part is a water access only park and the interior lakes and camp sites are only accessible by canoe or...More

1  Thank Mougly
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I use the park often, using the Three-legged Lake access point. It's an accessible 'semi-wilderness' park perfect for a light/moderate canoe trip. There are two sides to the park - Georgian Bay is mostly the domain of motorboats. On the other hand, the interior lakes...More

2  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Our campsite on Blackstone Harbour was very private and offered amazing views of the bay. I just enjoyed sitting and admiring the scenery. There were very few motor boats and other canoeists/campers. We appreciated the new bear-proof food storage. But its design was somehow flawed—among...More

2  Thank Pike53
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We camped on the Massasauga campground this past summer. Fir a provincial park its pretty private. The campsites are well maintained and clean. A must for off grid loving campers. A gps Marine map is a great tool to have on board.

1  Thank Travelinstiles
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is another beautiful area in the cottage country of Ontario.It can be the home to the rattle snake by the same name...best not seen on one of your walks.

Thank GEEOZ
Reviewed 20 August 2016

If visiting Parry Sound area probably is because you came to visit Massasauga Provincial Park. If not, this is a "must", spend some of your time there, you won't be disappointed. It's amazing, you will feel the essence of the nature.

Thank PezFish
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Massassauga Park is my favourite backcountry camping spot. It's beautiful and close to home. Entered at Pete's Place and headed for Wreck Island site 325. It's a little tricky to navigate to but plan on at least 2.5 hrs to paddle there. To my surprise...More

3  Thank creekfreak163
Reviewed 3 August 2016

A bit stressful when boating if you don't know the lake because there are a lot of shallow areas and a lot of rock sticking out but once you map it, its amazing. We used Pete's marina just to put our boat in the water....More

1  Thank vacationers06
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Marnie L
27 May 2017|
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Response from Jim L | Reviewed this property |
yes, just interior camping. many sites are canoe access only. Georgian Bay sites are accessible by powerboat also. Nearby Ostler Lake is car access camp sites.
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