Algonquin & Beyond

Pen Lake – Campsite #12

Like many sites in the south of Pen Lake, this campsite is rocky and elevated. The canoe landing requires a bit of a climb to get to the main area of the site, but if you don’t mind the climb, the rest of the campsite should offer everything that you need. Once you’re up, the fire pit and seating is near the edge and exposed to the elements, and there are 3-4 tent spot options that are a bit more sheltered. Other than the climb up, it’s a pretty decent site.

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Map of Pen Lake campsites in Algonquin Park
Map of campsites
Pen Lake campsite #12 view of campsite from the water
View from the water
Pen Lake campsite #12 fire pit and seating
Fire pit and seating
Pen Lake campsite #12 interior of campsite
Interior of campsite
Pen Lake campsite #12 recently used tent spot area
Tent spot
Pen Lake campsite #12 flat tent spot
Tent spot
Pen Lake campsite #12 small tent spot
Tent spot
Pen Lake campsite #12 tribute to Gord Downie
Tribute to Gord Downie
Pen Lake campsite #12 canoe landing
Canoe landing

* Images and information taken September 2018

* Algonquin Map courtesy of Jeff’s Maps

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