Charleson Recreation Association

Site: Charleson Recreation Area

Service: Recreation Area

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Description & Services
Public Comments Committee Memberships 
  • Atikokan Motocross Club 
  • Atikokan Mudslingers 4x4 Club 
  • Atikokan Sno Ho Club 
  • Bow to Stern Canoe Association 
  • Equine Trail Riders Horse Club 
  • Ride for Sight 
  • Snowshoe Trails 
  • Steep Rock Mountain Bikers Club
Description (Agency) Provides a multi use recreational area
Description (Service)
  • Provides a multi use recreational area 
  • Hosts various annual community events including 4x4 mudslinger races and motocross races 
  • Invites local food vendors to sell foodstuffs at the events 
  • Operates a beer garden during some of the events 
  • Allows large groups to use the area for camping including the "Ride For Sight" motorcycle tour
Provides access to recreational areas suitable for: 
  • Canoeing 
  • Hiking 
  • Horseback riding 
  • Motocross 
  • Mountain biking 
  • Off-roading 
  • Snowmobiling
Hours Atikokan Municipal Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Atikokan
Eligibility No restrictions
Application To apply for group camping use of the area contact Brian Jackson
Languages English
Fees Admission - Applies only during scheduled events ; None - All recreational areas are available for public use except during annual events
Contact Information
Office Phone Atikokan Municipal Office: 807-597-1234
Primary Contact Tom Hainey, Community Services Manager, Town of Atikokan
Site Location Close to the Atikokan Airport
Located In Community Atikokan
Address 20 Charleson Pit Rd
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
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Mailing Address PO Box 1330 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town - Town of Atikokan ; Grants ; Fundraising