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Balsam Lake

Balsam Lake Provincial Park

Boat Launch(es)

There are 2 boat launch ramps suitable docking and parking for trailers. Docks are utilized on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Day Use

There is a shady, grassed area with an excellent view of the lake and a children’s playground.

Obtain your daily vehicle permit up to five days in advance to guarantee your day use spot at this park.

Visit the Ontario Parks day use page to learn more.


Coin operated washers and dryers are available at our four comfort stations.

Park Store

The park gift shop offers clothing items, souvenirs, ice, ice cream, coffee and firewood.

Pet Exercise Area(s)

Pets are permitted to access the water at the north end of the beach as well as the canoe launch. Pets must remain on leash in all areas of the park.

Picnic Shelters

There are three large picnic shelters located in the day use area adjacent to the main beach area.


Canoes, kayaks and stand up paddleboards are available to rent.