Pancake Bay Provincial Park

Day Use Vehicle Permits: because of the popularity of this park it is one that may need permits to be purchased in advance in order to guarantee park access. This was started in 2021 and will continue in 2022.
If you’re smart grab the permit before any visit even mid-week. We found this out the hard way at our local Provincial Park.
You can buy the vehicle permit up to 5 days in advance which guarantees you access to the park on that day. If you have an annual or season pass you should still go online and book your permit but there’s no extra charge.

Facebook and Website Links

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Opening seasons: May through to October.


Camping & Accommodation


Hiking, Biking & Paddling


The Pancake Bay Nature Trail – 3.5 km (1-2 hours) easy
The Lookout Trail – 14 km (5-7 hours) moderate for the entire trail – 7 km return (2-3 hours) to the lookout


Trails: Cycling is permitted on the 14 km Lookout Trail.



Maps & Resources

Campground and trail maps are available on the official Pancake Bay map webpage

Local Facilities

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