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!
I feel like I should love winter. For the sake of my kids, for the sake of my sanity, and for the sake of the blog. I can certainly roam Ontario, from indoors to indoors…but I feel that isn’t quite … Continue reading Winter…love…
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
V Lake Huron. Amazing Sunsets. Trails. Nature Programming. Bike Rentals. This park should shine. Unfortunately all that somehow adds up to a rather mediocre experience. MacGregor Point Provincial Park is located on the shores of Lake Huron, near Port Elgin. … Continue reading Labour Day Weekend at MacGregor Point Provincial Park
September is here! That means it is time for fall fun in Ontario. One of my favourite ways to connect with the fall harvest time is to participate in the Wellington County Rural Romp. Our last visit there was in … Continue reading Wellington County Rural Romp