• Quinte Conservation welcomes you to Depot Lakes Conservation Area. Imagine a series of four lakes nestled in the heart of the Land O’ Lakes tourist region in Eastern Ontario. Located just north of the village of Verona, this Conservation Area is 1,214 hectares (3,000 acres) with 9 km of rugged hiking trails.

    Depot Lakes also boasts a campground and interior, paddle-in campsites from Victoria Day weekend to Labour Day weekend online.  The online reservation system opens each year at the beginning of March.

    Drinking water is available at the campground office.  Please bring refillable water containers and help reduce waste at the campground.

    For off season camping please book a site through the campground office by phone.

    Main Campground

    The main campground at Depot Lakes is home to about 60 campsites.

    Depot Lakes Conservation Area Campground

    Interior Camping

    Depot Lakes Conservation Area also boasts 16 interior, paddle-in campsites that are all just a short paddle from the put-in. These sites are rated 3-, 4-, and 5-star, plus two private island campsites; most are less than 30 minutes, one is about an hour and involves a portage.

    Interior Campsites are rated 3 star, 4 star, 5 star or Private Island and priced accordingly. Prices include HST and are subject to change.  Each extra person 16 years and older is $14.50 per night no matter the site rating.

    3 STAR (Sites 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, and 14)
    $30.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    4 STAR (Sites  1,7, 12, 13, and 17)
    $40.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    5 STAR (Sites 5, 6, 11, 18, 19, and 20)
    $51.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    PRIVATE ISLAND (Sites 15 and 16)
    $57.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    Depot Lakes Interior Campsite Map

  • Quinte Conservation welcomes you to Depot Lakes Conservation Area. Imagine a series of four lakes nestled in the heart of the Land O’ Lakes tourist region in Eastern Ontario. Located just north of the village of Verona, this Conservation Area is 1,214 hectares (3,000 acres) with 9 km of rugged hiking trails.

    Depot Lakes also boasts a campground and interior, paddle-in campsites from Victoria Day weekend to Labour Day weekend online.  The online reservation system opens each year at the beginning of March.

    Drinking water is available at the campground office.  Please bring refillable water containers and help reduce waste at the campground.

    For off season camping please book a site through the campground office by phone.

    Main Campground

    The main campground at Depot Lakes is home to about 60 campsites.

    Depot Lakes Conservation Area Campground

    Interior Camping

    Depot Lakes Conservation Area also boasts 16 interior, paddle-in campsites that are all just a short paddle from the put-in. These sites are rated 3-, 4-, and 5-star, plus two private island campsites; most are less than 30 minutes, one is about an hour and involves a portage.

    Interior Campsites are rated 3 star, 4 star, 5 star or Private Island and priced accordingly. Prices include HST and are subject to change.  Each extra person 16 years and older is $14.50 per night no matter the site rating.

    3 STAR (Sites 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, and 14)
    $30.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    4 STAR (Sites  1,7, 12, 13, and 17)
    $40.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    5 STAR (Sites 5, 6, 11, 18, 19, and 20)
    $51.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    PRIVATE ISLAND (Sites 15 and 16)
    $57.50 per night, two night minimum, for 1 or 2 adults

    Depot Lakes Interior Campsite Map