Hoff's Aliner Travels
A Travel Blog for US and Canadian Parks with Geological Notes

Killarney Provincial Park, Ontario
Although not as well known as the world famous Algonquin Provincial Park, Killarney is one of Ontario’s most popular wilderness destinations. With its sapphire blue lakes and white quartzite ridges it is considered one of the crown jewels of the Ontario Park system.
Quartzite is weather-resistant and contains few nutrient-bearing minerals. Soils, where present, tend to be shallow and infertile.
I was a little early for fall color but I did find a few trees that had changed.


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