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Best trails in Algonquin Highlands

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Looking for a great trail near Algonquin Highlands, Ontario? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. You'll also find some great local park options, like Algonquin Provincial Park or Limberlost Forest and Wildlife Reserve. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Algonquin Highlands ranging from 2.2 to 17.3 miles and from 967 to 1,699 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Algonquin Highlands
Top trails (9)
#1 - Booth's Rock Trail
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
Wonderful trail! Nice woody hike through a beautiful pine forest, then uphill to a gorgeous lookout with some great spots to rest and take in the scenery. Then down to a relaxing flat hike back along Show more
#2 - Ragged Falls via Oxtongue River Trail
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 21 m
Ragged Falls via Oxtongue River Trail is a 0.7 mile out and back trail located near Algonquin Highlands, Ontario, Canada that features a waterfall. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarilyShow more
#3 - Circuit of 5 Viewpoints
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 50 m
Circuit of 5 Viewpoints is a 3.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Algonquin Highlands, Ontario, Canada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#4 - Crests of Kennisis Trail
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
Crests of Kennisis Trail is a 2.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Algonquin Highlands, Ontario, Canada that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used Show more
#5 - Dorset Scenic Lookout Tower Trail
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 42 m
Trails are closed from October until May for the winter season. It remains closed due to COVID-19, for up to date information please see this page: https://www.algonquinhighlands.ca/dorset-lookout-towShow more
#6 - Frost Centre Hiking Loop
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 40 m
Please note that the end of the trail has been reported closed.Show more
#7 - James Cooper Lookout Trail
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 45 m
James Cooper Lookout Trail is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Algonquin Highlands, Ontario, Canada that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levelShow more
#8 - Nunikani Kayak Loop
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 17.3 mi
Nunikani Kayak Loop is a 17.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Algonquin Highlands, Ontario, Canada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for natShow more
#9 - Algonquin Highlands Ridge Trail
Algonquin Highlands, Ontario
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Length: 2.2 mi
Algonquin Highlands Ridge Trail is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Algonquin Highlands, Ontario, Canada that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. Show more