This trail passes through a forest dominated by maple of varying species, as indicated by the trail's name. This trail is highlighted by the rock outcrops and changing forest found throughout. There are two trailside rocky outcrops with excellent examples of quartz intrusion and rock tripe. By examining these amazing rocks, visitors can discovery Mikisew's geological past.
Three sandy beaches are perfect for a day's respite by the water at this family campground on Eagle Lake. Come for a swim, try some fishing, go for a paddle. Or follow hiking trails through pine, birch, maple and hemlock forests, home of chipmunks, squirrels and raccoons in this little piece of wilderness.
Directions: From the HWY 11/17 junction near Seymour Street, head southeast on HWY 11 for about 57 km. Turn right at Marie Street and right at Eagle Lake Road. Continue on Eagle Lake Road for 13 km, and turn left at Park Road South. Take a left 1.5 km later towards the Provincial Park.
Information provided by the Discovery Routes website.
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