Petroglyphs 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

Petroglyphs Official website
Petroglyphs Official Facebook
Other Facebook the Kawarthas website


Phone #: 705-877-2552
Main entrance co-ordinates:
Address: 2249 Northey’s Bay Rd. Woodview K0L 3E0
Opening seasons: May 13, 2022 to October 10, 2022

Travel, Directions & Distances

Directions: Brighton to Petroglyphs Provincial Park via County Rd 30

Toronto (Pearson Airport):
Ottawa (International Airport):
Public transit:


Camping & Accomodation

Petroglyphs is a day-use only park. There are no overnight camping facilities. If you are interested in camping nearby try Lake St. Peter or Silent Lake Provincial Parks.

Hiking, Biking & Paddling



Marsh Trail – 7 km (2.5 hours) moderate
This trail winds through dense pine forest and marsh and then climbs – steeply in parts – to uplands.

Nanabush Trail 5.5 km (1.5 hours) easy
The trail crosses a variety of terrain from wetlands to rock outcrops.

West Day Use Trail 5 km (1.5 hours) moderate
This narrow trail winds through large pine stands and areas of oak and birch. A bridge crosses an ancient streambed made thousands of years ago.


their isn’t any biking trails around the park


their are a few lakes around and close by to the park but not in it

Maps & Resources

Local Facilities

Scroll to Top