The Bart Thompson Trail is an 18 km figure-eight shaped trail than encompasses the shoreline of Porcupine Lake and an area to the north of Porcupine and South Porcupine.

bart thompson trail

Bart Thompson Trail

The trail accesses the shoreline of Porcupine Lake at several locations. The northerly half of the trail takes you through both lowland and upland forests, past interesting geological formations and several small streams and ponds.

There is a sign at the trailhead warning about bears.

We would also direct you to read our DISCLAIMER and our TRAIL USERS CODE.

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BART THOMPSON TRAIL characteristics

Length: 18 Km.
Difficulty: Easy (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Stone Dust
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: Accessible
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: None

Mattagami Region Conservation Authority 705-360-2660

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 48.4882600
Longitude: -81.2154300