Brightsand River Provincial Park

Location: Northwest Zone Ontario
Region: Northwestern
Character: Waterway
Length/Size: 41,250

Brightsand River Provincial Park
By Ontario Parks

Natural Features

Mixed forest thrives on this early Precambrian landscape which contains an esker, outwash plain, moraine, and other landforms resulting from the last ice age. An esker is a narrow, winding ridge of gravel or sand, deposited by the melting waters under a glacier.

Park Facilities and Activities

There are no facilities. Park visitors may enjoy sportfishing, boating, backcountry canoeing and camping.

Location: About 75 kilometres northeast of Ignace and 140 kilometres northwest of Thunder Bay.

For more information:
Brightsand River Provincial Park
P.O. Box 730
Dryden, Ontario
P8N 2Z4
(807) 223-7535