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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Hiking & Walking

Hiking & Walking
Our most popular activity, walking is enjoyed by way of more than 12 km of park trails. Enjoy themed trails such as the DeLaurier House and Trail, or venture through cedar savannah, dryland and swamp forest on the Woodland Nature Trail.

Click here to view the park trail maps .

Park visitor walking dog on leash Park visitor walking dog on leash.
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Walking your pet

Point Pelee does allow dogs, however they have to be controlled on a leash (maximum 3 m or 10 feet) and under physical control at all times to reduce any possible threat to wildlife and the habitats upon which they depend. Please remember to stoop and scoop and bag dispensers are provided at popular trailheads.  Dogs are allowed in all areas of the park including the Visitor Centre, beaches and the shuttle to the tip.