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Charleston Lake & Rock Dunder

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Fall in love with Eastern Ontario!

Discover the hidden gem of Rock Dunder, nestled within the prestigious UNESCO Thousand Islands Frontenac Arch Biosphere Reserve. This majestic natural landmark soars 275 feet above Morton Bay, offering awe-inspiring panoramas of the expansive lakes and lush woodlands that define this region. The ascent through meandering trails culminates at one of the loftiest elevations in the area, where the breathtaking vistas await. These views, cherished season after season, linger in the hearts of locals who visit, rekindling childhood memories of exploratory hikes and adventures in the great outdoors.

But the adventure doesn’t end there! Our journey continues to the enchanting Charleston Lake Provincial Park. Here, we will embark on a 2km trail winding through the heart of nature, leading us to a hidden beach. Secluded and serene, this beach is the perfect sanctuary for those looking to unwind by the water’s edge. Immerse yourself in tranquility, indulge in a refreshing swim, and let the natural beauty of Eastern Ontario envelop you.

Join us as we fall in love with Eastern Ontario all over again. This is not just a trip; it’s a journey back to nature, a venture into nostalgia, and a chance to make new memories in some of the most stunning settings Ontario has to offer. Let the awe-inspiring Rock Dunder and the picturesque Charleston Lake Provincial Park be the backdrop to your next adventure. Are you ready to explore the unexplored and cherish the peace and beauty of these pristine locations?

Please Note: ALL TOURS ARE FINAL SALE Tickets can be transferred to another person. Please contact us at least 72 hours before your purchased tour date to reschedule, and we will do our best to accommodate you. We cannot guarantee availability in the event of rescheduling. We do not offer refunds. No-shows will be charged the full price.


7:45am – Departure from Christie Station. Note: if your tour is on a Sunday, the subway does not start running until 8 am, shuttle busses run down Yonge Street and Bloor Street, increasing your travel time slightly.
11:00am – Arrival and registration at the Rock Dunder Park
11:15am – Begin our hike at Rock Dunder! Followed by time to eat our lunch at the lookout
2:30 pm – Start hike at Charleston Lake
2:45 pm – Leisure time at the Charleston Lake beach
4:oo pm – Depart for Toronto
6:00 pm – Dinner together (not included on the price)
8:00 pm – Expected arrival time to Toronto, Christie Subway Station

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is included in the tour?
A: Transportation there and back In a comfortable minivan, guided hike(s) and admission/parking at the parks.

Q: What should I bring with me/wear?
A: Appropriate clothing for hiking, closed-toe shoes, sunscreen, bug spray, bathing suit/towel and a hat (recommended). Please check the weather for the Kingston region beforehand. You can leave unnecessary items in the van if needed. You should also bring snacks, lunch and enough water for the day. Here is a helpful article from our blog with great advice on what to bring: