Arrowhead Provincial Park

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Arrowhead Provincial Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Arrowhead Lake.jpg
Map showing the location of Arrowhead Provincial Park
Map showing the location of Arrowhead Provincial Park
Location Ontario, Canada
Nearest city Huntsville, Ontario
Coordinates 45°23′30″N 79°11′55″W / 45.39167°N 79.19861°W / 45.39167; -79.19861Coordinates: 45°23′30″N 79°11′55″W / 45.39167°N 79.19861°W / 45.39167; -79.19861[1]
Area 1,237 ha (3,060 acres)
Established 1971[2]
Governing body Ontario Parks

Arrowhead Provincial Park is located north of Huntsville, Ontario, Canada, and is part of the Ontario Parks system. A portion of the shoreline of Glacial Lake Algonquin is visible in the park.[3]

During the winter, a 1.3-kilometre (0.81 mi) man-made skating trail winds through the forest.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arrowhead Provincial Park". Geographical Names Data Base. Natural Resources Canada. http://www4.rncan.gc.ca/search-place-names/unique.php?id=FADUJ&output=xml. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  2. ^ "Arrowhead Provincial Park - Natural Environment". Protected Planet. Archived from the original on 28 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Cairns Wake, Winifred (1997). A Nature Guide to Ontario. John Cartwright, Anne Champagne, Federation of Ontario Naturalists, Federation of Ontario Naturalists (COR), Kathy Parker, Martin Parker. University of Toronto Press. p. 307. ISBN 978-0-8020-2755-9. Retrieved 2009-04-07. 
  4. ^ "Skating trail one of best kept secrets in Ontario for winter fun". CTV Barrie News. 4 January 2014. Archived from the original on 3 September 2014. 

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