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
706
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
 

242
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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Bevaline Cottage Resort

613-756-2614
A quiet, carefree, relaxing and affordable holiday on the shores of Trout Lake. Cottage and cabin rentals are nestled

Pleasure Point Resort

613-281-7858
Beautiful cottage resort located in Barry's Bay on Trout Lake. Lakeside 1, 2 & 3 bedroom cottages available. Swim,

Wilno Tavern Restaurant

756-2029
Full service Polish & Canadian cuisine, live entertainment, catering, take-out. Featuring traditional Polish fare

Charlie D's

613-756-7162
Movie Rentals, Slickers Pure Homemade Ice Cream, Ulrich's Deli Sausages, Fries & Burgers at the Chip Stand, WiFi

Maggie II Boat Cruises

756-9558
Cruise the Madawaska River on a converted tugboat. At the bridge just north of

Tyerman & Daughters Inc

613-628-1700
Employment counselling services, funded in part by the Government of Canada. Facilitation and consultation.

Opeongo Soaps

613-754-2955
Hand crafted soaps (goat milk & rain water), bath soaps, gift baskets. Tours by

The Mix Company

613-628-3387
An exciting line of Gluten-Free Mixes. Designed to make a gluten-free/wheat-free diet easy, fun, and delicious!