Algonquin Provincial Park: Western Uplands Backpacking Trail: Loops 1 & 2 (4 days / 58 km)

The Western Uplands Backpacking Trail is an overnight backpacking trail with three loops covering distances from 32 to 88 km in length. We completed the first and second loops—a total distance of 58 km—over 4 days.

The trail is open year-round and is rated by the Friends of Algonquin Park as difficult due to steep climbs and descents, side slopes and sharp turns. The tough terrain can aggravate knee and hip injuries, and trekking poles are recommended. 

This route and time frame shou...

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