Camping & Campgrounds Close to Tobermory
Camping -There are several campgrounds in the area around Tobermory. Flowerpot Island has limited camping, and there are campsite in the Bruce Peninsula National Park. Please ensure you use "bear smarts" when camping in the region, and be careful of poison ivy.
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- Camping Tips
Bruce Peninsula National Park
The Bruce Peninsula National Park offers excellent semi-wilderness camping, in various locations throughout the park. Three different camping experiences are available in the park:
- Drive-in sites at the Cyprus Lake Campground.
- Group Camping at Cyprus Lake.
- Backcountry camping along the Bruce Trail at Stormhaven or High Dump.
Camping in the park is popular during summer, so reservations are strongly recommended.Spring and fall are great times to visit, with fewer people, and natural attractions including wildflowers (spring), bird migration and fall colours.
Front Country Camping: The park has 242 campsites in the area of Cyprus Lake. Tamarack (best for tent camping) has 81, Birches 98 and Poplars 63. There are basic amenities but no showers in the park.
Showers may be had for a small fee just outside the park and in Tobermory.
Backcountry Camping: There are wilderness sites in the park along the Bruce Trail following the Escarpment. North of Cyprus Lake is the Loon Lake Camp while The Ledges and High Dump provide options just to the South. Reservations are essential and fires are not permitted along the Bruce Trail.
TOBERMORY & AREA CAMPGROUNDSSUMMER HOUSE PARK
Family luxury campground located on the sandy shores of Miller Lake. Waterfront sites available. Cottage rentals also available. RV and Tent camping available.
Other Campgrounds on the Bruce Peninsua near Tobermory
BRUCE PENINSULA NATIONAL PARK - CYPRUS LAKE
1-877- RESERVE (1-877-737-3783)
15km South of Tobermory
HAPPY HEARTS TENT & TRAILER PARK
LANDS END PARK
519-596-2523 fax: 519-596-2925
TOBERMORY VILLAGE CAMPGROUND
MILLER LAKE & LION'S HEAD CAMPING
MAPLE RIDGE FAMILY CAMPGROUND & RESTAURANT
519-795-7712 (Res. only 1-800-265-5557)
STOKES BAY & LOOKABOUT BAY CAMPING BAYHAVEN CAMP
GOOD ACRES CAMP & COTTAGES
HERON POINT SEASONAL TRAILER PARK
Modern three bedroom cottages
Stokes Bay N0H 2M0
519-592-5871 or 519-376-0592
LAKESIDE RAINBOW PARK &
LION'S HEAD BEACH PARK CAMPGROUND
CAMPING TIPS & LINKS
Review of Camping on the Bruce Peninsula
World Press Blog
Camping at the Bruce Peninsula National Park
Camping trip to the Bruce Peninsula
Peninsula Bruce Trails Club
Hiking information for hiking the Bruce Trail in the Bruce Peninsula