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Sandbanks Provincial Park

Alerts and Advisories as of: May 31, 2023

Fire Bans

No firebans at this time

There are no fire restrictions at this time.

Boil Water Advisory

No boil water advisory at this time

There is no boil water advisory at this time.

Beach Postings

A "posting" is an indication of elevated bacteria levels in the water, not intended as an indication of operational status.

Beach Name Sample Date Posted
Dunes Beach August 29, 2022 No beach posting at this time
Lake Ontario Beach August 29, 2022 No beach posting at this time
Outlet Beach August 29, 2022 No beach posting at this time
Full listing of all beaches

Park Advisories

1 Obtain your daily vehicle permit up to five days in advance to guarantee your day use spot at this park.

Visit the Ontario Parks day use page to learn more.
2 Helpful information for your trip to Sandbanks

** Pre-Registration ** To assist with faster check-in times for camping and day-use, please pre-register all occupants of your campsite (6 people maximum per campsite) and vehicle license plate details through your Ontario Parks Reservation account.

** Printed Day Use Permits ** to expedite park entry and avoid checking in at the gate, you may print your valid day use reservation/permit at home to place on your vehicle dashboard. If you have a seasonal pass, it must be displayed on your dashboard to accompany the reservation.

Main Gate Hours:
* For any day use and camping arrivals
8:00am - 9:00pm Fri - Sun
10:00am - 5:30pm Mon - Thurs

West Lake Gate Hours:
(Located across from Dunes Beach)
* For any day use and camping arrivals
Open 10:00 am - 5:30pm Daily

Firewood & Rentals:
The Wood Yard & Rentals are located past the park store on the Outlet River
Open 10:00am - 5:30pm Friday to Sunday
* Firewood also available at the West Lake Gate

Currah’s Park Store & Restaurant:
Outlet Beach location open daily
Dunes Beach location opening June 3, weekends only until July 1