Trip Planner:   Canada  /  Ontario  /  Verona  /  Nature  /  Frontenac Provincial Park
Frontenac Provincial Park, Verona
(4.5/5 based on 50+ reviews on the web)
Frontenac Provincial Park is located near the town of Sydenham, north of the city of Kingston, Ontario, Canada. The Government of Ontario has classified Frontenac Provincial Park as a natural environment park. The park lies on the Frontenac Axis, a topographic extension of the Canadian Shield, which connects to the Adirondack Mountains, and consists of mixed forest, lakes, wetlands, and granite outcrops. Recreational opportunities include hiking, canoeing, and backcountry camping. Wilderness courses are offered to teach wilderness skills in a semi-wilderness setting.Historically, the park provided important resources for local communities through the logging and mining industries.Frontenac Provincial Park is home to a native population of grey wolves. Other animals that call the park home are American black bear, red fox, mink, northern river otter, white-tailed deer, porcupine, and fisher.TrailsFrontenac contains many hiking trails totaling about in length.Arab Lake Gorge Trail is a short, 1.5km trail that traverses the Arab Lake Gorge.Doe Lake Trail is 3km in length. It goes from South Otter Lake to Doe Lake and back. A highlight of the trail is the abandoned Kemp Mine.Slide Lake Loop measures in length and encircles Slide Lake and parts of Buck Lake.
Our Verona family vacation planner makes visiting Frontenac Provincial Park and other Verona attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Source
Create a full Verona itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Verona

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Ontario by other users

2 days in London BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Canada BY A USER FROM FRANCE January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in London BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in London BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in London BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in London BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in London BY A USER FROM INDIA February, kids, popular PREFERENCES: February, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Vancouver, Toronto & Quebec BY A USER FROM VIETNAM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Ontario BY A USER FROM MEXICO January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Canada & Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Canada & Wisconsin BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Toronto BY A USER FROM MONGOLIA January, kids, popular PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Great sites to hike into, or walk into. Trails are wonderful. Nice variety of lakes. Fishing for trout ,bass, etc. 
  • If you enjoy a good hike, Frontenac is the place to be. Changing landscape; lakes, rocks, woodland. Wildlife like beavers (we spent at least 10-15 minutes watching one from close distance munching awa...  more »
  • Lovely hike, price for entry was hefty but wouldn't be so bad if I had others with me because it was $ per car not person. Will be back with friends next time to check out the other loops! Also was gi...  more »
Google
  • Great park. Lots of well maintained trails. The camp ground are well organized and offer all you need for a backcountry experience. The park is also dog friendly.
  • Caught a beautiful late November Autumn day. Doe lake hike is absolutely superb with some fantastic views. Definitely recommend.
  • We hiked for two days and camped at campsite 9D which had an amazing view. It is a beautiful park. Cannot wait to go back
  • Great hiking experience. Lots of deer flies in August but it's expected as it is nature after all. I recommend carrying a net hat just in case.
  • Nice Park, beautyfull trails, helpfull and friendly guides. A great place to discover forest and canadian nature !