While many of us think of camping as a warm weather pursuit, here in Northwestern Ontario we don’t let a little thing like the cold come between us and our favourite activities. Turn your day trip into a unique adventure and give winter camping a try. With magnificent scenery, peaceful seclusion and a wonderfully soft sleeping surface, it’s everything you want from camping, just colder.
On the southern tip of this rugged peninsula near Thunder Bay lies the legendary Sleeping Giant. Venture deep into its boreal forests to experience the backcountry, or follow its rugged trails to the top of the giant for unbeatable views of Lake Superior. Look for deer, moose and other large mammals in the park’s vast forests and lowlands. Whether you are hiking along lush green paths or gliding over snowy trails, the beauty of this park will leave you spellbound.The park has more than 100km of trails, nature walks, group campfires, boating, fishing and cycling. There are more than 240 camp sites at the Sleeping Giant.
Sleeping Giant Provincial Park
A world-class wilderness canoeing destination, including over 2,000 km of lake and river routes and some excellent whitewater. The park features a pristine wilderness with opportunities for wildlife viewing as well as sport fishing and hunting. There is also excellent Walleye and Northern Pike fishing, and several fly-in backcountry lodges and resorts. Situated on the traditional lands of several First Nation and Aboriginal communities, the park has a long and storied cultural history.
Minaki Yurt Adventures has been established for over 20 years and has had visitors from all over North America and the world. We offer yurt rentals throughout the year and can provide guided services in any activity from climbing to skiing.