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Kanipahow Wilderness Resort and Campgrounds
Chapleau Ontario


Click for Wawa, Ontario Forecast Kanipahow Wilderness Resort is located in a remote area of Ontario; 3.5 hours north of the Sault Ste. Marie Michigan border; 9.5 hours north of the Buffalo, New York border. Kanipahow Resort is a resort type setting right next to Ontario's Chapleau Game Preserve (world's largest game preserve). Offering fully equipped modern housekeeping cottages including hydro, washroom facilities, linen, heat & air, along with a fully serviced camp ground for RV's, tents and trailers. All nestled along the shores of the beautiful Chapleau Lake offering outstanding views of the breathtaking Northern sunsets. The Chapleau River with its 18 miles of boating and its many adjacent lakes produces excellent Walleye, Northern Pike, Jumbo Perch and Brook Trout. Just a short drive away Lake Trout fishing can be enjoyed as well. We also offer fall moose, bear and world class Spruce and Ruffed Grouse hunting. Bring your ATV's and explore the many miles of old logging roads as well as discover your own remote lake to fish. For those of you with private aircraft, the Chapleau Airport is just a few miles away (transportation to and from airport can be arranged): for those of you on floats, you can park right at your door step.

Cell Phones work and internet service is available at main base only.

Rental Equipment at resort include: Boats, motors, canoes and fishing equipment. We have a excellent boat launch area for those of you wishing to bring your own boat.

For those of you who enjoy a game of golf. A 9 hole Golf Coarse is only 15 minute drive from the resort.


Northern Ontario HouseKeeping Cottages and Cabins out of Chapleau Ontario
Joining us for some of the worlds best Yellow Pickerel / Walleye fishing, your stay will be in one of our modern Northern Ontario housekeeping cottages. They have been built with every thought and comfort in mind for our guest. All of our cottages and cabins have their own personal docking area and either a screened-in front porch or a large deck. All cottages have a picnic area with fire pit for your enjoyment after a day of fishing for Walleye, Northern Pike and Jumbo Perch. All our cabins are fully furnished.

All cottages are either wood, electrically or oil heated. All have either two or three bedrooms. All have living and dining room with a beautiful front view of Chapleau Lake. The kitchens are all equipped with oven/range, refrigerators, microwave. A modern three piece bathroom with hot & cold running water complements these very comfortable cabins. Bath towels and toiletries are not included. We are hooked up to Ontario hydro so you have 24 hour a day hydro.

  • Electrical outlets
  • Gas and oil are located close by.
  • Fish cleaning station
  • Fish Freezer
  • Swing and Play area for children
  • Picnic area
  • Hiking, photography and wildlife scenery
  • Beach and swimming area
  • Camp fire pits - fire wood
  • ATV trails



RV, Tent and Trailer sites

We offer a fully serviced camp grounds for RVs, tents and trailers. All our sites are located right on the water front. You can stay day, week or for the season. Boat launch and dock fees are included in our price. There are also camp sites at various locations along the river if you want to rough it a bit. It's a great place for Canoe Trippers and you only have to buy a camping permit if you are a non-resident.


Kanipahow Wilderness Resort and Campgrounds
Chapleau Ontario
Tel: 705-864-1846
Toll Free: 1-888-643-6678
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