The Shoals Provincial Park

Facilities and Services: this is a non-operating park

Located between Wawa and Chapleau, the Shoals is a quiet, scenic park that offers peace and relaxation. Sandy shoals, or shallows, makes Little Wawa Lake the ideal place for a swim. Beyond Little Wawa, canoeists can follow marked portages to picturesque lakes for fishing. The park is a haven for birds: osprey, bald eagle, great blue heron and species of hawk and owl. Wildlife residents of the park include moose, red fox, lynx, beaver, otter and timber wolf.

  • No vehicle access


  • Hiking, fishing, swimming, canoeing, wildlife viewing

What’s Nearby:

  • Wawa, Chapleau (accommodations, restaurants, etc.)


190 Cherry Street, Chapleau, ON, P0M 1K0
Phone: (705) 864-1160 (June to September) or (705) 864-3114 (Park Superintendent)

The Shoals Provincial Park