About the Park

 

MacGregor Point is one of the most overlooked natural

wonders along the Lake Huron shoreline.


 

Over seven kilometres of Lake Huron shoreline provide the perfect backdrop for this natural environment park.
Whether you are out for the day or staying overnight, remote stretches of windswept shoreline, winding forest trials, private campsites and entertaining interpretive programs are all designed to pique your curiosity and make your visit not only enjoyable, but memorable.

Where is MacGregor Point?

MacGregor Point is located on the shores of Lake Huron approximately 5km south of Port Elgin, ON. The park can easily be accessed from Highway 21 and our "Where is MacGregor Point?" page will provide you with directions from most of Southern Ontario's major city centres.

Day-Use at MacGregor

If you happen to be in the Bruce County area but on a timeline, stopping by the park for Day-Use activities is always a great idea. Whether you feel like a leisurely stroll along the shoreline, an extended bike through the forest, a quick dip in the lake or dropping in on one of our interpretive programs, Day-Use at MacGregor offers you a wide variety of options for the whole family.

Camping at MacGregor

Thinking about spending a night or two or more with us? That's great! You're going to love the selection of generous private campsites within 3 different campgrounds, top notch comfort facilities and abundant park services MacGregor has to offer. Our Park Store is here for those times you need more firewood, an extra sweater or just a big ice cream cone on a hot summers day.

For those who think sleeping on the ground in a tent is a bit "too close to nature", MacGregor point has just what your looking for; Yurts! MacGregor Point is home to 16 Yurt campsites, making us the "Yurt Capital of Ontario!"

Simply make a Reservation or stop by the Permit Office to see if there are any openings. You won't regret chosing MacGregor Point for your next camping excursion.

Trails

With over 20kms of hiking, biking, snowshoeing and cross country ski trails within MacGregor Point there's plenty of exploration to be done. Many of the trails have been routed to many of the main atractions of the park specifically for those who would not use their car within the park. If your interested in seeing what the bright lights of Port Elgin has to offer, the Rotary Way trail connects MacGregor Point to town and continues to Southampton by meeting up with the Rail Trail.

Season Overview

Have a specific time you would like to camp but not sure what is going on at the park? We've made it easy for you! Simply check out our Season Overview, choose you favourite season and see all there is to do during your stay.

Park Host Program

Need more firewood but the Park Store is closed? Don't feel like bringing those empty beer or liqour bottles home? Stop by to see our Park Hosts! They not only sell firewood after hours and collect your empties, they are always willing to help where they can. If you have a problem they can't solve or are dealing with an emergency, the Hosts are there to get you in contact with Park Staff as soon as possible.

 

Shoreline Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hiking