James Cooper Lookout Trail

This is a short but very satisfying hike to a lookout over Maple, Beech, Boshkung and Twelve Mile Lakes.

Access is located at #1065 North Shore Road – From Highway 35 just north of the Town of Carnarvon, head east onto North Shore Road and proceed to the trailhead. Please respect private drives by not blocking access or parking in them.

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James Cooper Lookout Trail characteristics

Length: 1.5 km.
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: Not wheelchair accessible
Fees: None reported

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: Washrooms

Attractions: Lookouts

Algonquin Highlands, ON Phone: 705-766-9033

Find it: 1065 North Shore Rd, Algonquin Highlands, ON

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 45.0759950
Longitude: -78.7097460