The kids are getting ready to go back to school, days are getting shorter, and the air turns crisp yes you’ve guessed it, fall is coming. Fall is a spectacular time visit Rough Rock Outpost in Minaki Ontario, as nights get longer you’ll love cozying up around our campfire with warm blankets and enjoy the starry sky. 

Leaf Peeping around Minaki Ontario

The leaves outside put on a stunning show as they change colours, from gorgeous golds to rusty reds and bright oranges. Although most forests are predominantly green, you’ll find hints of yellow starting to peek along main roads and rivers. As those hints turn to vibrant golden yellows by mid-September, you’ll notice the colour palettes will soon reach their peak. Just in time for beautiful family photos for Thanksgiving! If you’re looking for some time to yourself, take a stroll on nearby trails, Minaki Ontario offers many ways to observe the fall foliage. Always remember that the woods are shared with our abundant wildlife.

Wildlife near Rough Rock Outpost

As you explore the beautiful foliage, make sure to check out the shorelines for wildlife around Rough Rock such as black bear, deer, beavers, river otter, and so much more. While enjoying a warm cup of coffee, you’ll probably meet red-throated hummingbirds. Of course, you’ll get familiar with the fish in Rough Rock Lake on your fishing excursions. However, we’ll share a sneak peek of what swims in the lake, from Muskie, Walleye, Northern Pikes and Smallmouth Bass. Fall in Minaki Ontario is the best time to see wild animals, as they are out and about, storing up before winter comes. 

Although it’s difficult to say goodbye to summer, there are many reasons to find comfort in autumn’s arrival! Such as fewer bugs, vibrant foliage, and smaller crowds on fall at Rough Rock Outpost in Minaki Ontario!