Selkirk is a lovely, quiet park on Lake Erie, just east of Port Dover. With a nice beach, easy trail, marshland, a playground and large, grassy areas to throw a frisbee around, it has everything for a pleasant weekend with … Continue reading Selkirk Provincial Park
Point Farms is situated along the bluffs of Lake Huron near Goderich amidst a pretty mixed forest, complete with sprawling weeping willows. It provides the perfect setting for a quintessential Lake Huron experience. Our Experience We arrived in Goderich … Continue reading Point Farms Provincial Park
Wheatley Provincial Park is located about 15 minutes northeast of Point Pelee National Park on the shores of Lake Erie, near the town of Leamington. With forests, marshland, a few creeks and almost 2 km of Lake Erie shoreline, it … Continue reading Exploring Canada’s “Deep South”
Believe it or not, it’s time to start planning for the Victoria Day long weekend! The Ontario Parks reservations for Friday May 20th opens in just 4 days. I already have my campsite chosen and will be logged in and … Continue reading Time to Plan for May 2-4!
These chilly November days have me reminiscing about summer! This trip was the highlight of our camping trips this year. Killarney is often referred to as the crown jewel of Ontario Provincial Parks. With its pink granite ridges, white quartzite … Continue reading Exploring the Crown Jewel In August – Killarney Provincial Park
1. Point Farms Provincial Park Halloween Celebration Celebrate Halloween a little early at this lovely provincial park on Lake Huron, near Goderich. I’ve been wanting to go here for awhile now. It was a contender for our last camping trip … Continue reading 5 Things To Do Thanksgiving Weekend
It is finally beginning to feel like fall here in Southern Ontario! The crisp morning air is bringing back memories of camping under a canopy of red and orange, of long walks through rustling leaves and cozying up by the fire with a warm drink. I love fall, despite the lingering dread of the looming winter…but enough about that! I’ve got the Ontario Park Fall Colour Report bookmarked and am checking it daily. Fall is late this year, with Algonquin only at 30% colour-change. It is almost prime time for viewing Sugar Maple colour there – the deep reds provide amazing vistas … Continue reading Ontario Fall Colour Report