Lake on the Mountain, Picton

3.8
#2 of 12 in Parks in Prince Edward County
Stroll through Lake on the Mountain, a provincial park with a mysterious lake that has no apparent source of water. Roam the 104 hectare (256 acre) grounds and see the freshwater lake that drains into the Bay of Quinte. Have a picnic by the scenic lake viewpoint, 62 m (203 ft) above the bay, or simply relax and take in the natural surroundings. Camping is not allowed at this day-use only park, but you can try angler fishing at the lake. Onsite amenities include picnic tables and restrooms. Using our international travel planner, Picton attractions like Lake on the Mountain can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • It was a cold day so we didn't stay for long but a very interesting site and great view out over the bay.  more »
  • We found this attraction by chance. It's amazing to see a lake in the top of a mountain, and then turn around and look down to more lakes at a lower level. Its quite large for the location. A wonderfu...  more »
  • The Miller House has a patio with a view overlooking the water that is unparalleled. Great place for a coffee or lunch in front of a wood-burning fireplace.  more »

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