This map shows an overview of the parks in a region. Colour is determined by averaging the values entered by each park. Colours are represented in the chart below.

Peak viewing time.

colour swatches for fall colour change

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Need some help planning a fall getaway in Ontario? This map will show you where colours are reaching their peak across the province. The darkest reds indicate the best fall colours. Just click on the map to see what autumn adventures are waiting for you. Check out Ontario Tourism's fall colour report and Great Fall Drives for more suggestions.

Park : Algonquin Report Date : 12/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 80-89 %
Good Places for viewing : Algonquin is past peak. The best remaining leaf viewing opportunities in Algonquin Park are in the forest understory which is best assessed by one of the Parks interpretive trails along the Highway 60 Corridor.
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Park : Arrowhead Report Date : 28/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : The Park is closed and will reopen for Winter Activities December 21. The Ice Skating Trail will be open as soon as weather permits. Check out our Twitter for up-to-date photos of the colours @ArroPark
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Park : Awenda Report Date : 16/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 20-29 %
Good Places for viewing : As the fall progresses, Kettle's Lake is always a favourite area to view the changing colours as is a stroll along the beach areas on Georgian Bay. The roads on the way into the park are always popular with colour seekers.
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Park : Balsam Lake Report Date : 15/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Orange/Red Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 30-39 %
Good Places for viewing : -Lookout Trail -Day Use Area -Mapleview (Closed Campground)
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Park : Bon Echo Report Date : 11/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Orange/Red Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 70-79 %
Good Places for viewing : top of Mazinaw rock
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Park : Bonnechere Report Date : 22/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow Percentage of colour change : 0-9 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Bronte Creek Report Date : 12/11/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : Fall colours are finished here at Bronte Creek Provincial Park.
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Park : Charleston Lake Report Date : 10/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 80-89 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 40-49 %
Good Places for viewing : The leaves are falling fast. There are still nice patches of colour. Best viewing: along Runnings Bay and on the Shoreline Centennial Trail.
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Park : Chutes Report Date : 05/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 80-89 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 50-59 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Craigleith Report Date : 27/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 80-89 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 70-79 %
Good Places for viewing : Loree Forest- Len Gertler Memorial Forest
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Park : Darlington Report Date : 09/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Orange Percentage of colour change : 50-59 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 60-69 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Earl Rowe Report Date : 01/11/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : Earl Rowe Lookout Trail, off the Rainbow Run Trail Mono Cliffs - 90-100% Some Green/Ornage/Yellow - most leave gone Forks of the Credit 90-100% Some Green/Yellow - almost 100% leave fall
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Park : Emily Report Date : 15/11/2013
Dominant Colour : Green Percentage of colour change : 40-49 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 30-39 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : French River Report Date : 25/09/2013
Dominant Colour : Red Percentage of colour change : 40-49 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 0-9 %
Good Places for viewing : French River Visitor Centre, Skidoo / Pedestrian Bridge. Recollet Falls Trail.
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Park : Frontenac Report Date : 21/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 80-89 %
Good Places for viewing : Along the trails and at lookouts.
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Park : Grundy Lake Report Date : 14/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 30-39 %
Good Places for viewing : Take a hike along the Gut Lake Trail, Swan Lake Trail or Beaver Dams Trail for some great fall hiking. Pakeshkag Lake Road also has some great views of the changing leaves. Colours will be great for this long weekend!
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Park : Inverhuron Report Date : 09/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Green Percentage of colour change : 10-19 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 10-19 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Kakabeka Falls Report Date : 18/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : The leaves are almost gone but the view of the falls from the viewing pods is still excellent.
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Park : Killarney Report Date : 11/11/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : Come to Killarney to enjoy the beautiful fall colours. Hike The "Crack" (7km),Granite Ridge (3km) or Lake of the Woods Trails (3.5km), take a short paddle on George Lake or a longer paddle deeper into the interior to revel in the spectacular views of the autumn colours.
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Park : Killbear Report Date : 15/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Orange Percentage of colour change : 80-89 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 50-59 %
Good Places for viewing : We are still seeing lots of color and change in the trees around Parry Sound and Georgian Bay! What a beautiful fall we are having at Killbear. Just near the water the percentage of change is a little lower but the Parry Sound Area is awash with fall color. Come to Killbear and hike the trails and explore the Harold Point Rocks overlooking Georgian Bay for the best viewing opportunities.
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Park : Lake St. Peter Report Date : 31/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : Hiking trail, from both beaches, and throughout the campground.
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Park : Lake Superior Report Date : 23/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : Most of the colour is gone. Some birch and poplar are still hanging on, and the tamarack are starting to turn yellow. The majority of the maples have lost their leaves. Hiking Trails (south to north): Awausee 10 km (6.2 mi); Sand River (Pinguisibi) 6 km (3.7 mi), or hike just a portion & return; Orphan Lake 8 km (5 mi); Peat Mountain 11 km (6.8 mi); Nokomis 5 km (3.1 mi).
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Park : Long Point Report Date : 09/09/2013
Dominant Colour : Green Percentage of colour change : 20-29 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 10-19 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : MacGregor Point Report Date : 09/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 60-69 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 40-49 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : McRae Point Report Date : 11/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Orange/Red Percentage of colour change : 30-39 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 30-39 %
Good Places for viewing : Along Main Park Road and throughout the Waters Edge Trail.
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Park : Murphys Point Report Date : 15/11/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Pancake Bay Report Date : 07/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Orange/Red Percentage of colour change : 80-89 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 30-39 %
Good Places for viewing : Lookout on Edmund Fitzgerald Trail, campground, or beach.
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Park : Pigeon River Report Date : 18/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : The High Falls and Finger Point trails offer great views of High falls and the Lake Superior coast.
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Park : Pinery, The Report Date : 26/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Burgundy Percentage of colour change : 30-39 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 20-29 %
Good Places for viewing : The trees of Pinery's Oak Savanna are a beautiful mixture of summer green and autumnal orange, burgundy and red with very little leaf fall compared with the rest of the province. Colour and leaves will last for a few more weeks until we get one of Lightfoot's 'gales of November' blowing in off Lake Huron. In fact, this year marks the 100th anniversary of the Great White Hurricane, possibly the biggest and most destructive storm ever to hit the great lakes. To commemorate the anniversary The Friends of Pinery Park are presenting the first in their 'Naturally Awesome' speakers series with a presentation about the Great Storm of 1913 right here in the park on Saturday November 16th. Check out www.pinerypark.on.ca for all the details.
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Park : Point Farms Report Date : 07/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Green Percentage of colour change : 20-29 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 20-29 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Presqu'ile Report Date : 15/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 50-59 %
Good Places for viewing : Paxton Road is now a tunnel of gold
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Park : Quetico Report Date : 27/09/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow Percentage of colour change : 20-29 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 0-9 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Restoule Report Date : 21/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 80-89 %
Good Places for viewing : If you feel like a hike the best view is the lookout on our famous Fire Tower Trail.
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Park : Rock Point Report Date : 10/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 20-29 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 20-29 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Rondeau Report Date : 25/08/2013
Dominant Colour : Green Percentage of colour change : 0-9 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 0-9 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Samuel de Champlain Report Date : 10/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 80-89 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 70-79 %
Good Places for viewing : Enjoy the deep reds and stunning oranges along the main road as you drive into the campground. Take a stroll down to the Campion rapids and enjoy the beauty of the colours across the river. If you're feeling more adventurous, then take a hike on the Red Pine Loop and let yourself be surrounded by the astounding yellows, oranges and reds.
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Park : Sandbanks Report Date : 26/08/2013
Dominant Colour : Green Percentage of colour change : 0-9 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 0-9 %
Good Places for viewing : Fall colours have just begun for 2013
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Park : Sauble Falls Report Date : 18/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 70-79 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 70-79 %
Good Places for viewing : Sauble Falls Parkway, Sauble Falls Road and the Rankin Bridge Road.
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Park : Sibbald Point Report Date : 09/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow Percentage of colour change : 30-39 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 30-39 %
Good Places for viewing : Take a drive along the main road through the park or hike along the Maidenhair Fern Trail.
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Park : Silent Lake Report Date : 31/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : Fall colours are over. Best Viewing locations are: Canoe Launch, Pincer Bay Beach, Lakeshore Hiking Trail, Bonnie's Pond Hiking Trail, Lakeshore Mountain Bike Trail, Day Use Beach, and throughout Granite Ridge Campground.
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Park : Six Mile Lake Report Date : 14/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 70-79 %
Good Places for viewing : We are seeing some vibrant yellows and oranges appearing throughout the park. Check out any of our 3 beaches or our trail systems for some spectacular viewing opportunities.
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Park : Sleeping Giant Report Date : 25/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Sturgeon Bay Report Date : 14/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 30-39 %
Good Places for viewing : Take a stroll along the park roads, or stop by the beach for a fall picnic. Colours will be beautiful this long weekend!
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Park : Turkey Point Report Date : 09/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow Percentage of colour change : 20-29 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 0-9 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Voyageur Report Date : 08/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Orange/Red Percentage of colour change : 80-89 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 70-79 %
Good Places for viewing : Main Road near Champlain Campground. Champlain Campground Coureurs des Bois Nature Trail.
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Park : Wabakimi Report Date : 18/11/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown/Yellow Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : The Tamarack have reached their bright yellows and the birch are dulling as the park prepares for another winter.
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Park : Wasaga Beach Report Date : 25/11/2013
Dominant Colour : Brown Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing :
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Park : Wheatley Report Date : 30/09/2013
Dominant Colour : Green Percentage of colour change : 10-19 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 0-9 %
Good Places for viewing : Some yellow and red
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Park : Woodland Caribou Report Date : 21/10/2013
Dominant Colour : Yellow/Orange Percentage of colour change : 90-100 %
Percentage of leaf fall : 90-100 %
Good Places for viewing : What a beautiful...and long...fall season this has been! All of the leaves have turned now and most have fallen due to recent winds and precipitation. The last tree to turn will be the sugar maple I brought from down south many years ago. No I didnt plant it in the park, its in my back yard. It still doesn't realize where it is! In the meantime take a peak at our photos from the park on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/pages/Woodland-Caribou-Provincial-Park/447254865348484?ref=profile
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