When it’s hot and humid nothing beats a trip to the beach and no beach in Ontario is more famous than Wasaga Beach Provincial Park on Georgian Bay. The popular14 kilometre (8.7 mi) beach was in the news last week when it was announced that it had gained new ground. 12 hectares or 40 new acres have been purchased from a private landowner. Continue reading Life’s a beach
2011 is a very special year as Long Point Provincial Park celebrates her 90th birthday and our Waterfowl Management Unit celebrates 50 years! As the fourth oldest Provincial Park in Ontario behind only Algonquin, Rondeau and Quetico, Long Point Provincial Park’s past is steeped in history. Continue reading Happy Birthday Long Point Provincial Park!
Environment Canada predicts warm temperatures for Ontario this fall. That’s good news for beach lovers. Beach crowds are gone and the lake views are something else. Distances between Ontario Parks in southwestern Ontario along lakes Huron and Erie are short. Continue reading Beach Lovers And Fall Colours
After a morning of driving you reach your favourite camping destination, the last thing you want to do is be trapped in a car any longer than you have to, so why not Park Once when you get to the park and get yourself out into the green scene, walk to the beach or park store. Continue reading Take A Challenge… A Park Once Challenge
In a current survey done by Globe Travel, readers were asked where their favourite place is to pitch a tent in Canada. Continue reading Where to Pitch Your Tent in Ontario