Woodland Caribou Provincial Park

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Woodland Caribou Provincial Park
IUCN category Ib (wilderness area)
Location Ontario, Canada
Nearest city Winnipeg, Manitoba
Coordinates 51°04′00″N 94°51′0″W / 51.06667°N 94.85000°W / 51.06667; -94.85000Coordinates: 51°04′00″N 94°51′0″W / 51.06667°N 94.85000°W / 51.06667; -94.85000
Area 4,500 km2 (1,700 sq mi)
Governing body Ontario Parks

Woodland Caribou Provincial Park is a provincial park in northwestern Ontario, Canada, west of Red Lake. It borders western Manitoba, and is made up of Canadian Shield and boreal forest. Woodland Caribou Provincial Park is a wilderness park of 1,150,000 acres (450,000 hectares). The parks western boundary is shared with Atikaki Provincial Park and Nopiming Provincial Park in the province of Manitoba.

Access to the park is via float plane or canoe. The park is noted as a wilderness canoe destination, with over 2000 km of waterways that weave a pattern between large interconnected lakes and rivers, including the Bloodvein and Gammon Rivers. Portages connect many of the common canoe routes. The park has many archeological sites containing many Ojibway pictographs.

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