PermaLink Esker Lakes Provincial Park08/27/2017
Category : Jeep Adventure
We spent five nights at the park. Our site had electrical hookup to run the toaster in the morning. And since we were connected to the grid, yes, we ran the small heater one night. Could have done without it but didn't feel the urge.
We were lucky enough to get yet another site with lake view. The site #54 was overlooking the eastern part of the Panagapka Lake and part of the Sausage Lake. Esker Lake View from our site
We learned a few things about glaciers from way back when this area was covered by a 2 km sheet of ice. As a result of the ice that moves and grinds rocks, a lot of sand was deposited here. But more about that later.
The park is about 600 km north from Mississauga and can be reached in one day with plenty of stops to make the trip pleasant. It starts on Hwy 400 from Toronto and then follow Hwy 11. Located about 35 km north of Kirkland Lake, a small town with all the stores needed to refill the cooler - or spend a rainy day exploring the towns history.


Read The Whole Story Auch auf Deutsch übersetzt
More Pages
My work STDI Home
Send us a note here
By Topic
Marathon + Triathlon Links
Maritimes 2018
August 2018, Grand Manan in New Brunswick, circled Nova Scotia and back via Prince Edward Island. The Maritimes
Algonquin Park
GPS coordinates for the Algonquin Park Trail Heads. Get pictures and information here: Algonquin Park
Riding Mountain
GPS coordinates for the Riding Mountain National Park Trail Heads in Manitoba. Get pictures and information here: Riding Mountain Park
More Canada Locations
GPS coordinates for interesting Places we visited in Canada. More information here: Canada GPS
Jeep, Trails and Trailer
Jeep and Trailer Adventures