The number of visitors was quite reasonable when we visited the first weekend of October and we had a good time. Rainy lake. This area lives up to its name with many caves to explore. Actually its full name is “Halfway Log Dump,” and it’s a low point on the Escarpment roughly halfway between Cypress Lake and High Dump (see #861 below). 3 ... High 581' 177 m Low 142' 43 m Up 142' 43 m Down 3% Avg Grade (2°) 11% Max Grade (6°) Toolbox Driving directions Take a virtual tour Download GPX File Know This Trail? I'm pretty much a novice fisher, so I … All National Parks free in 2017. Not long ago, this was found by traveling down a long, narrow, winding dirt road to a simple parking lot. I mean really, are we supposed to bike up to Tobermory? We were hiking Cyprus Lake to High Dump campground. Wingfield Basin. It was relatively cheap and definitely worth it! The Bruce Trail on the way to Halfway Log Dump and High Dump. Review: Bruce Peninsula National Park - Stormhaven Location: 21 km SE of Tobermory, 300 km from Toronto Website: Parks Canada ... (for both Stormhaven and High Dump). Poker Plant—Kniphofia. High Dump Sunrise. All sites are non-serviced, meaning no electricity for trailers. Stormhaven was full. Author Topic: Stormhaven and High Dump in Bruce Peninsula (Read 1016 times) jonj03. level 1. The next stop, after Cave Point, is Storm Haven. Together these form a greater ecosystem - the largest remaining chunk of natural habitat in southern Ontario. Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged Bruce Peninsula, Bruce Trail, High Dump, Hiking in Ontario, Niagara Escarpment | 1 Comment. Camping – There are wilderness camping sites in the park along the Bruce Trail following the Niagara Escarpment at High Dump and Stormhaven. Of course, if you’re heading on a hike that is longer than 1 day or that is of high difficult, there’s definitely a lot more items you should be packing on your day trip to Bruce Peninsula National Park! View from Halfway Log Dump, Bruce Peninsula Singing Sands. Once parking lots are full, usually by mid-morning each day, there is no access to shoreline, hiking trails or picnic areas in the park. Important information about your visit to Bruce Peninsula National Park and Fathom Five National Marine ParkMedia ReleaseThe priority of the government is the health and safety of Canadians and limiting the spread of COVID-19. You must valid permit issued from Cyprus Lake Office for your campsite. Only a wood tent platform and a shared composting toilet are provided. Follow it a short distance to reach the parking lot. Their territory includes the Bruce Peninsula and runs down the coast of Lake Huron past Goderich and along the shores of Georgian Bay to just beyond Collingwood. The northernmost section of the Bruce Trail, the Peninsula section offers challenging, often remote hiking with stunning flora, fauna and geology. The highlight is Cyprus Lake camground, the Grotto and Indian Head Cove. Halfway Dump offered relatively easy access to the Bay for the lumber industry that once dominated the Bruce Peninsula. Gillies Lake, Bruce Peninsula. As with many areas in the Bruce Peninsula, back-country campers are advised to follow bear-safe practices with food and scented items. The Singing Sands part of the Bruce Peninsula National Park is located on the opposite side of the peninsula, on Dorcas Bay. Explore The Backcountry 11,377 … Book your tickets online for Bruce Peninsula National Park, Tobermory: See 736 reviews, articles, and 870 photos of Bruce Peninsula National Park, ranked No.3 on Tripadvisor … Bruce Peninsula has 2 backcountry campgrounds called High Dump and Stormhaven. 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