Highland Inn

Highland Inn

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Highland Inn (1908-1957) was a year-round resort hotel built and operated by the Grand Trunk Railway (GTR), in Ontario's Algonquin Provincial Park. Highland Inn (Algonquin Park) in the 1950's. The park was established in 1893 as a nature preserve and recreational playground. The railway through the southern and western portions of the park had been built in the 1890s by the Ottawa, Arnprior and Parry Sound Railway, opened for traffic in 1897, and was purchased by the GTR in 1905. Changes to the administration policies of the park since 1893 permitted short-term leases for the construction and operation of hotels and summer camps to make the park more attractive to tourists.
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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135674153
  • 9786135674156