Petroglyphs Provincial Park

600 - 1100 year old stone carvings from Algonquin people, north-east of Peterborough in Ontario

 

The Petroglyphs Provincial Park is about half an hour north east of Peterborough in Ontario.

GPS Coordinates for the Park entrance are = N44 35.688 W78 2.364 and the link on Google Maps

Parking and the museum are about 3km in the park, accessible on a dirt road.
Petroglyphs Provincial Park

When visiting the museum, take the time to watch the movie.
Petroglyphs Provincial Park

The rock face with the symbols is protected from the elements.
You also get an excellent view over the symbols and a detailed explanation of their meaning.
Petroglyphs Provincial Park

Bring a picnic, there are two picnic areas waiting for you.
A 5.5km and a 7km trail entrance is at the main parking, a 6km trail is at the picnic areas.
Petroglyphs Provincial Park

First published on October 09, 2011

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