lake clear old growth forest

Lake Clear's Old Growth Forest is approximately 68 ha and is one of three such MNR designated forests in Renfrew County, Shaw Woods and Gillies Forest being the others.

An MNR tagged sugar maple

A well stabilized cedar shoreline

Sugar maples are dominant


The forest is located in the southwest part of Lake Clear in the general proximity of the Opeongo and Lake Clear roads. With no sign or obvious entry points the forest is rather difficult to find without a map or GPS coordinates as is outlined below.