Albany River


Location: Northwest Zone Ontario
Region: Northwestern
Character: Waterway
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Length/Size: 95,100 hectares

Albany River
By Ontario Parks

Natural Features

The Albany River, a former route for fur traders, passes through a region of rugged, Early Precambrian bedrock. Retreating glaciers, and the river itself, have left their marks in the shape of moraines, drumlins, and a variety of water-shaped landforms.

Park Facilities and Activities

The park has no visitor facilities. Backcountry canoeing and camping are recommended activities.

Location: About 320 kilometres north of Thunder Bay,165 km northeast of Sioux Lookout, and 170 km northwest of Geraldton.

For more information:
Albany River Provincial Park
P.O. Box 970
Nipigon, Ontario
P0T 2J0
Phone: (807) 825-3403