Openings and services differ across the country. Please check the Parks Canada national information portal dedicated to COVID-19 for regular updates.

Important information about your visit to Bruce Peninsula National Park and Fathom Five National Marine Park

Mandatory public health measures are in place in communities across Ontario to protect the health system and slow the spread of COVID-19. 

Before visiting Bruce Peninsula National Park and Fathom Five National Marine Park, be informed and help prevent the spread. Visitors are required to wear a face mask or face covering when visiting any indoor Parks Canada facilities and when interacting with staff members. 

Parks Canada is working hard to ensure a safe, clean, healthy and enjoyable experience. Help us keep Bruce Peninsula National Park and Fathom Five National Marine Park clean by putting all your waste in garbage bins. Please check our website regularly for the current status of areas, activities and services offered.

What’s open (updated July 19, 2021)
Cyprus Lake Campground and Yurts 
  • Overnight camping and yurts
  • Cyprus Lake Campground office (outdoor reception)
  • Washroom facilities
  • Showers
  • Group camping remains closed
Grotto and Cyprus Lake area
Halfway Log Dump
  • Parking reservations are required as of June 18, 2021
  • Washroom facilities are available at the parking lot, and a composting toilet is available near the shoreline
Singing Sands
Visitor Centre reception and trails
  • Visitor reception has been moved outside
  • Trails to Little Dunks Bay and Burnt Point
  • Portable toilets are available in the parking lot
  • An accessible washroom is available
  • Viewing tower
  • The gallery, movie theater remain closed
Backcountry Camping at Stromhaven and High Dump 
Little Cove 
Bruce Trail throughout the park 
  • Trail is open
Flowerpot Island Fathom Five National Marine Park (reduced capacity)
  • Please make a reservation through a local tour boat operator
  • Washroom facilities
  • Trails
  • Campsites
  • Light Keepers station, cave and lighthouse platform remain closed at this time
  • The camper dock is unavailable for 2021
Dive Tags
  • Available at the visitor centre and at Diver’s Den

Parks Canada encourages all Canadians to comply with COVID-19 regulations.

What’s closed (updated July 19, 2021)
  • Cyprus Lake group camping
  • Visitor Centre gallery and theater
  • Lightkeepers house and museum on Flowerpot Island are closed for 2021. 
Your safety when visiting
  • Parks Canada is asking Canadians to stay home and support the national effort to limit the spread of COVID-19.
  • Keep a healthy space of 2 metres between you and others.
  • Be extra cautious when engaging in any activities to avoid injury and/or getting lost to help minimize the demands placed on emergency response, search and rescue teams, and on the health care system.
  • Please follow the advice of local public health experts and wear a mask indoors and in public spaces where physical distancing may be difficult to maintain. 
  • Leave no trace when you visit outdoor spaces. Please take all your garbage with you and help keep these places clean.
  • Abide by all travel advisories.
  • Review the park's rules and regulations

Stay informed

Parks Canada is working with provincial counterparts, local municipalities and communities to keep visitors and residents informed and safe.

To support Canada’s efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19, please respect all travel advisories. 

For the most up to date information, visit: