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Address: 120 Chi sin tib dek Rd, Tobermory, Ontario N0H 2R0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 519-596-2233
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When visiting Bruce Peninsula National Park, start your adventure at the...

When visiting Bruce Peninsula National Park, start your adventure at the Parks Canada Visitor Centre in Tobermory. Here you'll find information to help plan your visit including tips on where to go when the Cyprus Lake parking lots are full, activities for children, and recommendations on hiking trails. Don't forget the Visitor Centre also includes a natural history museum and just around the corner, a viewing tower and some great hiking trails. While you're at the Visitor Centre take in an Interpretation program. Other visitor attractions in the park include Singing Sands Beach, Halfway Log Dump with incredible views of limestone cliffs and boulder beaches, and of course the Grotto and Indian Head Cove near Cyprus Lake. Bruce Peninsula National Park also includes the popular Cyprus Lake Campground with 232 camp sites and 10 yurt accommodations. Please visit the park website for more information and links to the Parks Canada reservations website. July and August are extrememly busy times in the park so plan your trip accordingly and visit the park website for information on other attractions in the area, fees, hours, park regulations and safety tips.

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Stunning bay and cliff views from many trails

A great place to explore and go hiking. The Bay's water is gorgeous and the trails allow a lot of exploration and tons of photo opportunities.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to explore and go hiking. The Bay's water is gorgeous and the trails allow a lot of exploration and tons of photo opportunities.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We use the park all throughout the year. The walking trails are awesome, the staff excellent and the scenery priceless.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this park is fantastic! the main trail is great for all ages and is so smooth you can take a stroller on it ! well kept, very clean. the trail takes you down to the bay. absolutely stunning view! you can work your way down the cliff too and swim the water and if you are strong enough because it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were a group of 12 who visited in October 2016. Great for hiking. We parked in parking lot P1. Had our picnic lunch in our of the sheltered picnic station. It had a large picnic table and a roof top. Offered some privacy between other picnic station. We visited The Grotto hat was 30 minutes walk from parking lot.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

A very large park that has so many different attractions and different places to go. A park pass here will get you into many different locations. There are so many possibilities for adventures all within a short distance. The grotto is a must visit if you've never been.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

I grew up with a cottage in Port Elgin and can't believe I've never been here until this summer! After seeing social media posts about Flower Pot Island I did a bit of research and decided to just stick to the Bruce Peninsula. We stayed at a hotel in Southampton and did the day trip up to Tobermory! Our original... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Tobermory is beautiful as is the national park. Worth the drive. I'd stay over night unless you live nearby,.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We started our trip at the visitors centre, There we learned about the history and the flora and fauna of the area . Friendly knowledgeable staff,

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This was our first camping experience in a national park (as opposed to a provincial park) and we were quite impressed though there were some things about the park we felt were worth sharing: First of all, the rates. They were very reasonable (about half that of provincial) however there were less amenities (no showers!) and they did charge for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

I loved seeing this side of Ontario!! We came to see the grotto, but the "Indian Head" was amazing and easier to climb around on and there were lots of beautiful beaches and views along the path - will definitely go back. Hard to get in because of limited parking, we were told to come early in the morning (7... More 

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