Flooding closes all campgrounds at Long Point Provincial Park
Park officials say all campgrounds at Long Point Provincial Park have been closed due to flooding.
Published Tuesday, July 9, 2019 10:32PM EDT
All campgrounds at Long Point Provincial Park have been closed.
The park’s twitter account says the campground areas were closed following heavy rainfall and localized flooding.
Due to recent rainfall and localized flooding, all campground areas are now closed to the public.— Long Point PP (@LongPointPP) July 8, 2019
Cottonwood Campground which was previously open, is now closed until July 29th.
The park remains open for Day-use. pic.twitter.com/pGA9qp4BC5
Park officials say people with reservations will be contacted and can reschedule without penalty.
The Ontario Parks Reservation Service will contact all affected reservation holders to offer a change in reservation, where available, or cancellation with no penalty.— Long Point PP (@LongPointPP) July 8, 2019
Park staff are monitoring conditions and forecasts daily and public safety remains our priority.
In an audio recording on their voicemail, they say park staff are monitoring conditions and hope to reopen on July 29.
At this time the park is still open for day use.