Fitzroy Provincial Park

ALWAYS check Alerts and other information on the official website, as conditions and facility availability are subject to change.

New Camping Rules for 2023 (14-night max) – new for 2023 are revised rules about the maximum number of nights you can camp. In this park, if you are camping between July 1 and the Saturday of the Labour Day long weekend, you’ll be restricted to no more than 14-nights at this park. Outside of those dates, it’s still the old 23-night maximum. Ontario Parks promises this will be clear when booking.
Rules for backcountry camping and the roofed accommodation haven’t changed.

Facebook and Website Links

Fitzroy Official website
Fitzroy Official Facebook

Information

Phone #: 613-623-5159
Main entrance co-ordinates: 45.45239 -76.21498
Address: 5201 Canon Smith Drive Fitzroy Harbour K0A 1X0
Opening seasons: May 13, 2022 to October 11, 2022

Activities

Camping & Accommodation

Car Camping

Fitzroy has over 200 campsites in two campgrounds; Pine Grove and Two Rivers. Waterfront campsites are available on the Carp and Ottawa Rivers which bisect the park. Some electrical sites are available in each campground. Amenities such as water taps, comfort stations and laundry facilities are located centrally in each campground. Two Rivers Campground has a small beach which is great for families with small children.

Group Camping

Fitzroy has six large group campsites that can accommodate 50 to 100 visitors, depending on equipment. These sites are ideal for youth groups and families. Vault toilets and water taps are located throughout this area.

Reservations can be made online or by phone.

Hiking, Biking & Paddling

Hiking

Carp Trail, 1 km, easy
Follow the banks of the Carp River through a mature forest.

Terraces Trail – 2 km, moderate
This trail takes visitors along a geological journey. See shale pillars that stand as testaments to the erosive power of water and fields that are strewn with erratics – massive boulders left by glaciers.

Biking

This park doesn’t have any dedicated trails for bikes

Paddling

Information about canoeing, kayaking and paddleboarding at Fitzroy Provincial Park can be found on our partner website.

Maps & Resources

Ontario parks have an overview map of the park so click here for more information

Local Facilities

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