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Torrance Barrens Dark-Sky Preserve, Torrance

Categories: Observatories, Museums
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4.7/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web
Torrance Barrens Dark-Sky Preserve is located in Torrance. Plan your Torrance Barrens Dark-Sky Preserve visit and explore what else you can see and do in Torrance using our Torrance vacation trip planner.
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  • A short drive from Barrie; although it's not very well marked, there's not much around it so it's not that easy to miss (when you start seeing cars parked on the side and signs, it's there), but it's ...  read more »
  • The night sky here is really something else, I've never seen the sky blanketed with stars and the Milky Way overhead this close to Toronto. I would only caution that the drive there is really quite da...  read more »
  • The Torrance Barrens is 4,700 acres of wilderness "dark sky reserve" in Muskoka. For most people, it is the trail system comprised of several routes that vary from 3K to 7 or 8K that is the goal. Thes...  read more »
  • Crown land free camping. Hit and miss who you might run into. Beautiful spot to star gaze, hike and MTB. Come late in the season to avoid the swarms of bugs.
  • Love this place but better to get away a little bit from the main area because it can get really crowded and rowdy. The portable toilet is in a terrible and vile state avoid, it at all costs.
  • Cool trails, neat terrain!
  • Cool spot with free tent camping (limited space) but may be a little noisy and too many camp fires on busy weekends to enjoy the great night sky. Nice trail (walk or bike) connected to the spot.
  • Fantastic trails and scenery. Love this place
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