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Reserve Your Ontario Parks Campsites Soon…

I just booked our annual camping trip to Algonquin Park this week and was lucky to get a good campsite, even though I reserved it five months in advance. The parks are busy in July and August, so if you haven’t … Continue reading

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Sibbald Point Provincial Park – A Nice Beach on Lake Simcoe

Sibbald Point Provincial Park is one of the busiest parks in the Ontario Parks system, receiving approximately 288,000 visitors in 2009. Sibbald Point receives a lot of visitors because it is only 90 kilometres from downtown Toronto. The park has … Continue reading

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Killarney Provincial Park – Most Scenic Park in Ontario?

In my opinion, Killarney Provincial Park is one of the most scenic parks in Ontario. In fact, I think that you would have to travel up to the north shore of Lake Superior or north end of the Bruce Trail … Continue reading

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Balsam Lake Provincial Park – Beaches and Boating in the Kawartha Lakes

If you are looking for a campground with a great beach, boating and fishing opportunities, consider Balsam Lake Provincial Park. Environment: Balsam Lake Provincial Park is located in south-central Ontario on Balsam Lake, in the Kawarthas, near Coboconk. Balsam Lake … Continue reading

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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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Ontario Parks’ New Reservation Service

The Ontario Parks’ new reservation service will be available to make campsite reservations effective January 16, 2011. See the following link for details… http://www.ontarioparks.com/english/reservations/

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