Dune Trail – 1 km loop (30 minutes), easy
As you walk along this short trail, take note of the delicate dune vegetation and then compare it with the plants of the boreal forest at the back of the loop.

Lookout Trail – 2 km (1 hour), moderate
This trail takes you to some spectacular vantage points overlooking Lake Superior. Sturdy shoes are recommended.

Point Trail – 1.5 return (1 hour), easy
The trail begins at Prisoner’s Cove, curves along the shore and ends at rocky Prisoner Point and a view of formidable Lake Superior. Notice the delicate plants that have made this inhospitable place their home. Rocks are slippery when wet. Sturdy shoes are recommended.

Under the Volcano Trail – 1 km return (1 hour), moderate
Eleven interpretive panels explain the unique geology and geomorphology of Neys along this shoreline trail that passes over rugged and smooth rocks. Rocks are slippery when wet. Sturdy shoes are recommended.

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NEYS PROVINCIAL PARK TRAILS are some of the best hiking and nature trails near Marathon or Terrace Bay, Ontario.

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

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Length: 4 trails of 1, 2, 1.5, and 1 km.
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: None
Fees: Park entrance fees

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: picnic areas, washrooms

Phone: Spring/Summer (807) 229-1624 Fall/Winter (807) 825-3403

Find it: Highway 17 west of Marathon, ON

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 48.7876400
Longitude: -86.6038510