Highland Backpacking Trail, Algonquin Provincial Park

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  • I was about to solo hike the 35km but I only had one day so I decided to just take my time. I first camped by provoking lake and met really nice travelers. For sunset on my first night, I walked 30 mi...  more »
  • My wife and I did a number of the shorter trails along Hwy 60 while staying in Algonquin for a few days. I was looking for something more challenging and did the short loop of the Highland trail as a ...  more »
  • The 35 Km hike around the long loop provides sufficient hills to challenge the legs and the pack-laden back. If its raining, the paths become brooks in many locations, making the hills even more diffi...  more »

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