Sat. Mar 2nd, 2024

Celebrate the summer solstice surrounded by nature.

We have plenty of beachfront campsites available for the weekend, and some cabins too!

Find your ideal campsite in our Camping navigation/reservation tool (including photos of most campsites!), or check out these featured campsites (available from 10:00 a.m. on June 20, 2019):

Northeastern Ontario

renIs Brunelle Provincial Park

Site 100, Walk-in sites. *camping cabin*

The camp cabin is a single room with a rustic wood interior. The cabin sleeps five people in a queen bed and a double/single bunk bed.

There are excellent paddling opportunities on Lake Remi, especially exploring the park’s undeveloped north shore, and the park rents canoes and kayaks.

This is an ecological region known as the Boreal Forest, often called the nursery of songbirds because many nest here each summer. The four sandy beaches, shallow, clear waters and buoyed areas are perfect for family swimming.

René Brunelle is less than 2 hours from Timmins.

Lake Wakami Provincial Park

campingSite 31, Camp Maple Ridge. Tent or RV up to 18 feet. *Oceanfront*

This waterfront campground is located in the forest on the shores of Lake Wakami. Discover plants like carnivorous plant and sundew on the park’s hiking trails, or rent a kayak and explore by water.

Also, did you know that Lake Wakami is one of the undiscovered fishing spots in Ontario parks?

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Lake Wakami is 4 hours from Sault Ste Marie and 5 hours from Sudbury.

Northwestern Ontario

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park

Rustic cabins. (Snapdragon, Pink Pogonia, Pink Moccasin Flower and Coral Root available)

These barrier-free cabins are located in the park on the shores of Lake Marie Louise.

Each cabin has three bedrooms, a bathroom with a large shower, a fully equipped modern kitchen, propane fireplace, and heated porch. Pots, pans, cups, bowls, plates, cutlery, kettle, coffee maker, pillows and bedding are provided. Outside each cabin is a fire pit and picnic table.

*NOTE* Call Ontario Parks Reservations at 1-888-ONT-PARK (668-7275) to reserve.

Sleeping Giant is 1 hour from Thunder Bay.

White Lake Provincial Park

Site 167, Camp Sundew. Tent. *Oceanfront*

White Lake is an ideal place for anglers. The campground features a fish cleaning station, paved boat launch (lit at night), and dock.

The lake is large and can be explored by motor boat or canoe. Canoes, adult mountain bikes, tents and fishing equipment can be rented.

White Lake is 4 hours from Sault Ste Marie and Thunder Bay.

Near the north

Bonnèchere Provincial Park

cabinRustic cabin. (C1, C2, C3 and C4 are available)

One of the Ottawa Valley’s hidden gems, your family will fall in love with Bonnechere.

This cabin has two bedrooms, a small living room with a chesterfield sofa and a propane fireplace. The kitchen features an electric refrigerator and microwave, a custom pine dining table, and an outdoor barbecue for cooking. Firewood, canoe and paddling equipment are provided.

This weekend, you could explore the peaceful Bonnechere River, a great place to introduce little ones to paddling.

*NOTE* Call Ontario Parks Reservations at 1-888-ONT-PARK (668-7275) to reserve.

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Bonnechere is 2 hours from Ottawa and 3 hours from Kingston.

Oastler Lake Provincial Park

campingSite 145, Camp Lakeview. Tent. *Oceanfront*

Oastler Lake offers many beachfront campsites (including the one above). The Boyne River runs through the park, which is minutes from Parry Sound and Georgian Bay.

Oastler Lake is just over 2 hours from Toronto and Sudbury.

Southeastern Ontario

Ferris Provincial Park

campingSite 74, Camp Bedrock. Tent or RV up to 18 feet. *electric*

In Ferris you will find more 10 kilometres of trails that take you through forest and riverside environments. The Ranney Falls Trail follows the original road to Ferris Provincial Park before returning along the river.

The suspension bridge offers a panoramic view of the River Trent Gorge and, of course, the Ranney Falls that give the trail its name.

Ferris is 1.5 hours from Kingston and just over 2 hours from Toronto.

Lake San Pedro Provincial Park

campingSite 28. Camping or RV tent up to 18 feet. *electric* *seafront* *barrier-free*

Lake St. Peter is known for its excellent trout and bass fishing. Rent a canoe or kayak, or hike the Lookout Trail.

You can also spend the day at nearby Algonquin Provincial Park; just show your camping permit.

Lake St. Peter is 3 hours from Ottawa and Kingston.

southwestern ontario

Earl Rowe Provincial Park

campingSite 259, west side camp. Tent or RV up to 32 feet. *electric*

Enjoy daily programming from Discovery and free lessons from Learn to Fish. Spend the day swimming or explore the park’s hiking trails, including the paved Fletcher’s Mill Pond Trail.

Earl Rowe is only 1.5 hours from Toronto or 45 minutes from Barrie.

McRae Point Provincial Park

campingSite 128, South Camp. Tent or RV up to 32 feet. *electric*

McRae Point is on the shores of Lake Simcoe near Orillia, just 15 minutes from Casino Rama. There is a pier and boat rental nearby. You can also walk a 1.2 kilometers Natural route.

McRae Point is 2 hours from Toronto.

Find a campsite near you with our online campsite search tool and spend this weekend in nature!