Water safety at Sibbald Point

Welcome to Sibbald Point Provincial Park, located on Lake Simcoe! Our park is well-known for its wonderful boating, swimming, and fishing (not to mention its beautiful sandy beach!).

Whether you’re a parent, friend, sibling, cousin, or dog, we want you to be safe and wear a PFD when enjoying the water.

Here’s a few water safety reminders. Please read and share:

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Water safety 101: are you a lifesaver?

Thinking of visiting us for a day trip, some overnight camping, or maybe even a wilderness paddling adventure?

Ontario Parks not only protects land, but also a network of over one million hectares of lakes and rivers across the province. You can be sure that your outdoor travels will have you next to, on top of, or even in the water at some point.

And we want you to be safe while you’re here.

Here are some tips to make your next visit a water-safe one:

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How our partners helped us protect our parks in 2019

We are privileged to work with partner organizations that help us keep our parks protected and accessible for the millions of Ontarians who use them every year.

Now, we would like to look back on 2019, and thank our partners for their contributions and ongoing support.

It’s also a great chance to let you know about the important work that they’re doing in public and behind the scenes. Continue reading How our partners helped us protect our parks in 2019

How to choose the right PFD

We all know how important it is to wear a PFD when heading out on the water, but do we all know how to choose the right size?

We chatted with our friends at Stearns to get the inside scoop on how to select a properly fitting PFD for you and your family.

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