Monthly Archives: January 2011

Bronte Creek Provincial Park – A Great Day Tripping Experience

Whenever I talk to others about the great parks that they have camped at in the Ontario Parks system, Bronte Creek is never mentioned. Bronte Creek does not have a beach, massive forests or the Canadian Shield. What Bronte Creek … Continue reading

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Arrowhead Provincial Park – Algonquin Park Magnificence on a Smaller Scale

Arrowhead Provincial Park reminds me of a small-scale version of Algonquin Park. The environment is beautiful and we have gone to Arrowhead for summer camping, winter snow tubing, and even day trips because it is quite close to our home … Continue reading

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Pinery Provincial Park – The Best Beach in Ontario Parks?

Pinery Provincial Park has my favourite beach in the Ontario Parks system. Although the beach is the main draw, there are plenty of other activities at The Pinery. Here is a summary of what this park has to offer: Environment: … Continue reading

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Craigleith Provincial Park – Base Camp for Exploring Southern Georgian Bay

If you are ever planning on exploring the southern Georgian Bay area, consider camping at Craigleith Provincial Park.  Craigleith is in the centre of a lot of great outdoor attractions and activity, including: Blue Mountains, Wasaga Beach, the Georgian Bike … Continue reading

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Killbear Provincial Park – Gorgeous Beaches and the Canadian Shield

It is difficult to get a campsite at Killbear Provincial Park. In fact, Killbear is so popular that many campers return there year after year. I met a gentleman in 2005 that told me that he has camped at Killbear … Continue reading

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Algonquin Provincial Park – Top Park in the Ontario Parks System

In my opinion, Algonquin Provincial Park is the top park in the Ontario Parks system. I have been camping there for decades and our family camps there for at least seven nights each year. We camped at Algonquin Park during the … Continue reading

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Sandbanks Provincial Park – Spectacular Beach Setting

Sandbanks Provincial Park is situated on the north shore of Lake Ontario, in Prince Edward County, Ontario. It offers a spectacular sandy beach with warm, shallow water. We camped at Sandbanks most recently in August 2010. Here is what we … Continue reading

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