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Beautiful Hike

Came here with my wife and a 7 month old child. The hike to The Lions Head was perfect for us. It... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Janarthen M
Toronto, Canada
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Wow this place is awesome 🤘🏾 Our camp site was Eazy to book and the spot was perfect. The hikes... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Winnipeg, Canada
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Located on a rugged peninsula of thick forests, several lakes, and high granite cliffs, this scenic wonderland offers nature walks, camping and fishing activities.
Pass Lake, Thunder Bay, Ontario P0T 2M0, Canada
+1 807-977-2526
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Came here with my wife and a 7 month old child. The hike to The Lions Head was perfect for us. It took us about 1-1.5hrs depending on how long you end up enjoy the view for. About half way through the hike on the...More

Thank Janarthen M
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Wow this place is awesome 🤘🏾 Our camp site was Eazy to book and the spot was perfect. The hikes are amazing and the staff were really helpful. Beautiful beach and dock. I could life here full time ✅ The nature is so active and...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

In 2015 y husband and I and a young friend hiked thisbtrail. He died in December 2015 but has inspired others to climb this rocky tree rooted trail. My 2 1/2 year old friend did it!!

Thank phutto798223
Reviewed 7 July 2018

I wish someone could highlight to us before coming that this park is geared towards bikers. First surprise upon arrival is to find the the visitor center deep inside the park towards the end (water edge) but there were no signs indicating so until we've...More

1  Thank IvanCC
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The hike from the parking lot was .7 km down a nicely groomed trail to a turn off then .5km on a little bit challenging trail with some steep bits. The view was great. the part that sucked was the $30 parking ticket because we...More

Thank memorymakermom
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

SGPP was beautiful. We were able to see the Thunder Bay Lookout. Make sure you don’t drive a car that’s too low. The biggest problem we had was that you have to go fairly far into the park to get a portable map and thus...More

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Hello, my friends and I recently hiked the “Top of the Giant Trail” at this park and would like to offer some friendly advice from normal people don’t typically hike. 1. Bathe yourself in bug spray. Absolutely just take a shower in it. Bring it...More

11  Thank Kyra C
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Interesting exhibits in the visitors center at the campground. Knowledgeable park staff are helpful in suggesting appropriate trails based on skill level and interest. The Sea Lion trail was great-there is a beach of perfect skipping stones. Definitely drive out to the Thunder Bay overlook.

3  Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

If I were to come back to the Thunder Bay area, it would be only to visit Sleeping Giant. This park has more than a few days worth of hiking trails and many camping spots. After stopping by the Sleeping Giant Park office to get...More

3  Thank hbratulich
Reviewed 3 June 2018

About 30-minutes east of Thunder Bay Sleeping Giant Provincial Park is for sure a nice place to enjoy nature and views of Lake Superior. The park is second-growth forest of aspen, birch, cottonwood, red pine, white pine and native shrubs. We spent the day traveling...More

4  Thank ClimbngShuksan
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Jenien R
31 August 2018|
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Response from CarolynGROttawa | Reviewed this property |
The picnic/beach area overlooking the lake is very pretty. i do not know when fall colors peak in that area. Not sure about trails but there are gravel roads that go through the campgrounds.
4 July 2018|
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Response from pooped2013 | Reviewed this property |
Try Lake Superior circle Tour adventure guide for planning your trip! Lots of helpful information and “must see”! There are so many towns that offer so much! Make sure to have your picture taken with the towns mascots... More
16 December 2017|
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Response from Bill L | Reviewed this property |
We had no problems but did not go out to the lookout on our most recent visit.