Rock Quarry

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Beautiful swimming spot. It is a short walk leading to a beautiful swimming hole known as “Rock quarry.” The water is magnificent. It’s so clean and so blue. It used to be a mine, but they hit the water. Upon returning to work the next day, everything had flooded, and we now have what is […]

Point Michaud Beach

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Point Michaud Beach Provincial Park on Cape Breton Island is an exceptional 3-km sandy beach, backed by marram-covered sand dunes and large cranberry bogs. Some surfing opportunities. Other park features a boardwalk, picnic tables, change house, and vault toilets. Photo:

Silver Lake Beach

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Also known locally as Lakeville Lake, this small lake is a popular spot for swimming, picnics and fishing. Photo: Google Street View

Gimli Beach

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This blue flag status beach is an attraction for many people, lots of the people visit this sandy, freshwater beach to observe the beautiful scenes, for sunbathing, swimming, and for performing summer activities like boardsailing and beach volleyball.

Steep Rock Beach

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Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Manitoba, Steep Rock offers the most amazing sunsets and fantastic cliff and rock formations. Enjoy the quiet, peaceful atmosphere, lush green foliage, abundant wildlife and dramatic sunsets. Swim in the crystal clear shallow waters or just laze on the beach and soak up the hot summer sun.

Cobourg Beach


Scenic views, a boardwalk, and gorgeous white sand Explore one of the most unique places of Cobourg by spending a beautiful day on the white sands, with waves lapping the shore and blue skies overhead. The Cobourg Beach is a family-friendly spot, with clean waters and lifeguards on duty during prime swimming hours. During the […]

North Beach via North Beach Trail

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To get to the North Beach, you need to follow the North Beach Trail, which is accompanied by a river with many exits to small swimming spots. At the end of the 2 km route, you will find an open area with beautiful natural surroundings and the opportunity to swim, fish or simply enjoy the […]

Kager Lake Recreation Site

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A large recreation area designated with emphasis on mountain biking and hiking. There is a large deck/dock on the North Shore of Kager Lake adjacent to the parking area. The Long Lake hiking trail is connecting to the Kager Lake trail. Biking trails connect Kager Lake and Burns Lake Bike Park. Photo:

McClure Pit & Government Point


McClure Pit is the first of a series of recreation sites on the north shore of François Lake. Swimming and canoeing are enjoyed in the summer months. McClure Pit offers a beach, six campsites, a boat launch, and abundant space for mid-sized RVs and trailers. Photo:

Lac du Bonnet Town Dock and Beach


Lac du Bonnet Beach is located right off the Winnipeg River. This small sandy beach is great for swimming and picnics! The huge Manitoba-shaped dock is great to jump off or dock your boat. The beach is fully staffed with lifeguards during the summer months making it perfect for families. The beach also features bathrooms, […]

Gateway to Muskoka

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Starts and Ends in Gravenhurst Gravenhurst is positioned as the “Gateway to Muskoka” known to Ontarians as Cottage Country. Check the tour – approx. 95 km | about 3 hours depending on the number of stops. Photo: Skeezix1000, Wikimedia Commons

Elora Quarry in IT

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A scene from the famous movie “IT” was filmed in Elora. The quarry where the Losers enjoy a splash about in their tighty-whities is the ‘old swimming hole, at the Elora Quarry Conservation Area. This is a two-acre former limestone quarry surrounded by those sheer cliffs which reach up to 12 meters high. It is […]

Grand Beach Provincial Park

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Connected to the little town of Grand Marais is Grand Beach Provincial Park. With tons of forest to explore, a beach that was voted one of the top ten beaches in the WORLD, enough hiking/ATV/snowmobiling/cross country trails to make your head spin, spacious campsites, an amphitheatre for fun info nights, and some of the world-famous […]

Ancient Beach Trailhead


Ancient Beach Trail is a 2.1 kilometre that offers the chance to see wildlife and excellent for all skill levels of adventurers. The looped path follows through the peaceful forest and only takes around 30 minutes to complete. Great for kids, mountain biking, walking, views of the wildlife, or bird watching. Photo:

Rainbow Haven Beach

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Rainbow Haven Beach rests on the 400 metre stretch of sand and cobblestone next to the wide-open Atlantic Ocean. Rainbow Haven Beach is one of the most popular spots in the Halifax metro area. Amenities include a boardwalk, washrooms, changing rooms, and supervised swimming in the summer months. Photo: Paulo O from Halifax, Wikimedia Commons

Unique Sand Beaches


The longest (14 km) freshwater beach in the world What can be better than running away from busy city life to a beautiful 14 km park and its incredible sand beach. In the 1900s, families began to discover the beauty of the beach. The beach became a place for picnics and holidays. Photo: Automobiles parked […]

Sunshine Park


Wasaga Beach is famous for its breathtaking nature and Sunshine Park is not an exception. Full of amenities for a great day of exploring, it’s a perfect location for camping or a picnic with friends. Other amenities include free washrooms and outdoor party tents. You can even play volleyball and basketball here. Photo:

Paddleboard on East Beach

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You can find paddleboard and SUP yoga if you visit Port Hope’s East Beach. You can experience stand-up paddleboarding. It has its roots in Hawaii.

Transfer Beach

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Ladysmith offers the right mix of rocky shoreline and sandy beach. Hailed as the jewel of Ladysmith, Transfer Beach is the best starting point for exploring the long shoreline of the town. Transfer Beach was once the industrial centre of Ladysmith. From 1899, millions of tons of coal were shipped from Transfer Beach’s massive wharves […]

Seacliff Park Beach

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Seacliff Park in Leamington has a nice beach and surrounding park area. It includes treed areas as well as a beach. Amenities included washrooms both in the park and along the beach. Parking is available, and picnic shelters can be reserved for a fee. Also, there are the art Amphitheatre and a fantastic children’s splash pad […]

Bay Beach Park

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The summer season is the highlight of Crystal Beach with Bay Beach being rated one of the top beaches in Ontario. Bay Beach is the main draw to the area. The beach is located west of the former Village of Crystal Beach. Many of the summer homes in Bay Beach were built in the late […]

Crescent Beach

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Crescent Beach is a mile-long stretch of white sand that links the town of Lockeport to the mainland. Due to the town’s proximity to the beach and closeness to major shipping lanes, Lockeport is often referred to as the ‘Beachtown of the North Atlantic’. This is the perfect place to spend a relaxing day with […]

Waubuno Beach


Parry Sound is proud to be the home of a  Blue Flag certified beach known as Waubuno Beach. This is a large sandy beach with volleyball courts. Waubuno was a side-wheel paddle steamer that conveyed passengers and freight between Collingwood and Parry Sound in the 1860s and 1870s. There is a sizable old anchor near […]

YougHall Beach

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Youghall Beach Park offers some of the warmest waters in Canada and the best views in Bathurst. Other amenities of this beach include a boardwalk for walking and yoga classes, a boat slip for kayaking, and ideal conditions for mackerel fishing. A beach cleaner has also been hired to ensure the beach is always looking […]

Charlo Beach

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Charlo Beach is a popular destination for both tourists and locals. The beach is a mile-long saltwater beach that has generous amounts of parking, food services, and washrooms. Photo:

Holiday Beach Conservation Area


Holiday Beach has a long sandy beach on the Lake Erie shorelines. This is a great spot for families to have a beach day, picnic, or getaway. Holiday Beach Conservational Area has seasonal campsites, cottage rentals, showers and washrooms, large shaded picnic areas, playground, boardwalk and a three-story lookout tower. Lots of wildlife and birds […]

Pioneer Park | Pier Beach

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This stunning privately owned park is located on a bluff on the edge of Lake Huron. On top of the bluff, a large wooden staircase winding down the bluff brings you to a beautiful sandy beach that is great for walking, swimming or budling sandcastles! The park features picnic tables, benches, walking trails. Come catch […]

Point Park

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Point Park is spacious with a large beach for relaxing, swimming or watching the sunset. Located on the shores of Rainy Lake, Point Park has 18 campsites with hydro and water hookups. The Park also features tenting areas, washrooms, showers and a playground. Come visit these well-kept grounds and cool over in the River! Photo: […]

Kelso Beach Park


The large sandy beach of Georgian Bay is great for swimming and walking. The park also features a splash pad for your little ones to enjoy! The park is filled with green space, trees and views of the harbour. A playground, picnic tables and washrooms are also spread out throughout the park. The park is […]

Farlinger Town Beach

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Farlinger Town Beach is located in downtown Sioux Lookout and features a dock, outdoor stage, playground, and picnic area. Photo: