Rainbow Falls

View the cascading waters as they plunge over the rock ledges of Rainbow Falls on their way to Lake Superior. Hike the trails which lead to the panoramic views of Lake Superior and Whitesand Lake.The Rainbow Falls Trail located within the park is part of the 52 km Casque Isles Trail section of the Voyageur Trail that runs between the communities of Terrace Bay, Schreiber and Rossport. Host to a variety of camping and watersport activities, including the Casque Isle Trail.


View the cascading waters


Car Camping is available.

Whitesand Lake Campground
The Whitesand Lake Campground is located on the north side of Highway 17. It offers almost 100 campsites, half of which have electrical service. A comfort station is located centrally within the campground for easy access. The Maggie and Selim Campground loops offer electrical campsites. Many sites in Selim are pull-through and relatively level.

Rossport Campground
Rossport Campground is located approximately 5 kilometers west of Whitesand Lake Campground, on the south side of Highway 17, situated along the shoreline of the pristine Lake Superior. This is a much smaller campground, offering 36 campsites (23 electrical). A comfort station is centrally located within the campground for easy access.

Campsites at Rossport are more open then at Whitesand Lake being located in a grassy birch grove but offer great views of Lake Superior. This campground is very popular with return visitors.


A variety of camping and watersport activities.

For more information on campsites at this park visit: Rainbow Falls Camping


Biking | Boating | Canoeing | Fishing | Swimming | Hiking | Swimming | Winter Activities


Back Forty Trail 5.6 km return, 2.5 hours, strenuous
This old road climbs steeply to a view of Whitesand Lake with Lake Superior as a backdrop.
Rainbow Falls Trail 3 km, 1.5 hours, strenuous
A series of stairs and platforms follow Rainbow Falls down to a sturdy bridge over the cascades. The trail then leaves the river and climbs to a lookout overlooking
Lake Superior and Whitesand Lake.

Superior Trail 4.8 km return, 2 hours, moderate
This trail winds along the top of a granite ridge to a beautiful view of Lake Superior.
Voyager Hiking Trail – Casque-Isles Section, 52km, 5 days, strenuous
This spectacular, rugged trail links Terrace Bay, Schreiber and Rossport and passes through Rainbow Falls Provincial Park. Many park visitors join the trail at the end of the Rainbow Falls Trail and make the journey to the village of Rossport.

The lake

For more information on this park visit: Rainbow Falls