Mark S. Burnham Provincial Park

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

Facebook and Website Links

Mark S. Burnham Official website
Mark S. Burnham Facebook


Phone #: 705-799-5170
Main entrance co-ordinates: 44.296983 -78.270292
Address: 846 Highway 7 Peterborough K0L 1S0
Opening seasons: May 3, 2024, to October 20, 2024

Phones and Internet

With the increase in people being digital nomads or wanting to work from home, connecting while enjoying nature is important for many people. The good news is that we were able to get a decent signal for phone calls and basic internet services.

Travel, Directions & Distances

Nearby Parks & Conservation Areas

If the park is very busy, especially one that requires a reserved day pass, you might want to consider a nearby park or conservation area.

Emily Provincial Park

Ferris Provincial Park

Petroglyphs Provincial Park

Camping & Accommodation

Mark S. Burnham is a day-use-only park. There are no overnight camping facilities. If you are interested in camping in the Peterborough area, try Emily Provincial Park, just west of the city.

Hiking, Biking & Paddling



Mark S. Burnham Trail – 1.5 km, easy
This trail winds through a mature hardwood forest.





Maps & Resources

Ontario Crown Land Use Policy Atlas: Most provincial Parks have excellent signage, maps, and marked trails. If you take up back-country adventures, then it’s not always clear. The Ontario Crown Land Use maps are an excellent resource. You might also want to join one or more of these groups on Facebook.
Crown Land Camping Group
Crown Land Camping Ontario
Ontario Parks and Crown Land
Ontario Crown Land Campers
Sharing Ontario Crown Land Camping Spots

Local Facilities

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