Experiences ~ Interesting Places in our Own Back Yard

Parks  

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Wilno Heritage Park
Polish Kashub Heritage Museum

Several historical log buildings.
Heritage displays, a resource library and a heritage store.
Open daily in July & August,
from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
& on weekends from Victoria Day Weekend in May through June & again in September through Thanksgiving

Admission: Free
[donations gratefully appreciated]

The Wilno Heritage Society
Highway 60 in Wilno

www.wilno.org
 
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Crooked Slide Park
Bring a picnic lunch and
enjoy the tranquil surroundings.


This faithfully restored chute on
Byers Creek
is a fine example of chutes used to carry logs over the rocky waters of several Ottawa Valley rivers including the Madawaska, the Bonnechere, and the Ottawa.
Crooked Slide Park

Located: Old Barry's Bay Road off County Rd. 62 ~ 2 km. north of Combermere
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Algonquin Provincial Park
 
Algonquin Provincial Park

World renowned outdoor adventure
as well as sight-seeing for the less adventurous

Camping and canoeing
Hiking trails
Displays and programing

The Visitor Centre Museum
is not to be missed.
Algonquin Provincial Park

705-633-5572
info@algonquinpark.on.ca
www.algonquinpark.on.ca
 

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Centennial Park Eganville
Centennial Park

Delightful walking bridge
across Bonnechere River gorge

Natural amphitheatre
and band shell


Eganville Tourist Information Centre
38 Bonnechere St West, Eganville

628-1594
 

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Bonnechere Provincial Park
 
The Bonnechere River once
carried furs and pine logs out
of the Ottawa Valley region

An excellent beach, camping and a place to picnic, bird watch, or take in the hiking and walking trails

Open Mid May to Thanksgiving
Bonnechere Provincial Park
Road 58, Bonnechere
613-757-2103

www.bonnecherepark.on.ca
 

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Water Tower Park

One of only two remaining wooden water towers in
Ontario.

Outdoor museum of railway
and farm equipment.
Railway Museum located nearby in
the original Barry's Bay railway station.
Water Tower Park

Located behind the Opeongo Seniors Centre,
19 Stafford St., Barry's Bay


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Zurakowski Park

A Historical Park in Honour of
Janusz Zurakowski
Test Pilot of the
CF-105 Avro Arrow
Zurakowski Park

A Tourist Pavillion with Interactive Displays will be Built in the Near Future

www.zurakowskipark.ca
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Killaloe Station Park
Killaloe Station Park
Station Park was built in 1994
on the site of the
old Killaloe Railway Station


The original train station was demolished in 1968

Location:  Downtown Killaloe
 

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Shrine Hill Lookout
One of the most stunning views
in the Valley
An historic plaque commemorates Canada's First Polish Settlement and the Kazubian pioneers who settled this rocky landscape, so reminiscent of their homeland.
Shrine Hill Lookout
Travel east from Wilno on Hwy 60 past
St. Mary's Church to lookout on the right.
613-756-2029

http://valleyexplore.com
 

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Spectacle Lake Lodge

613-756-2324
Open Year Round - Highway 60 between Barry's Bay and Algonquin Park - Snowmobiles, ATV's, Boats, Canoes and Kayaks.

Kranz, Garnet Insurance & Real Estate Ltd.

613-757-2515
Serving The Madawaska Valley & The Bonnechere Valley Areas
General Insurance Brokers - For Over 70

Killaloe Public Library

613-757-2211
Public library service, FREE lending of books, magazines and videos. Public Access Computer and

Community Resource Centre (Killaloe) Inc.

613-757-3108
Opening Doors . . . Growing Together . . . Making a Difference, The Community Resource Centre (Killaloe) Inc. is a non

Jack's House

613-756-2225
Fully furnished 2 storey a/c guest home. Complete kitchen including w/d. Close to algonquin park, local attractions, &

The Mad Musher

613-637-2820
Welcome to The Mad Musher: enjoy casual dining and stay in our comfortable accomodations with a beautiful view of the

Barry's Bay Outfitters

613-756-9009
Sales and Rentals of quality canoes, kayaks, sailboats & outdoor gear. Guided daytrips and shuttles for groups are

Afelskies Shoes

613-756-2615
Footwear for all seasons. Men's and boy's wear. Ladies' wear. Great bargains at our summer tent sale. Work and casual