Visiting a Conservation Area? Check out these Important Reminders.
A boat launching ramp provides boaters and anglers with access to Papineau Lake, known for its lake trout.
The highlights of the Papineau Lake Conservation Area include access to the lake and picnicing areas (no tables). Support facilities include a parking lot and a boat launching ramp and the lake is a well-known fishing spot for lake trout.
Directions: Head east on Hwy17E from Mattawa to Papineau Lake Road, south of Hwy 17E.
The spring dock installation at Papineau Lake, May 2021.