Exploring Canada’s “Deep South”

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”

Exploring the Crown Jewel In August – Killarney Provincial Park

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

Ontario Fall Colour Report

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