Sat. Feb 24th, 2024

It’s not too late to book a campsite for the Victory Day long weekend!

While many parks are filling up, many campgrounds still have a good selection of sites available.

Find your ideal campsite in our Camping navigation/reservation tool (including photos of most campsites!), or check out these featured campsites (available starting at noon on May 16):

GTA and Southwestern Ontario

Brontë Creek Provincial Park

camping with picnic tableSite 129, Camp Prairie. Tent or RV up to 18 feet*electric*

Bronte Creek offers fantastic interpretive experiences including a Big Red Barn and Children’s Farm. Five excellent hiking trails showcase the park’s natural beauty.

Do you feel elegant? Learn how to make and enjoy a proper Victorian High Tea on May 18 or 19 at Spruce Lane Farmhouse!

Bronte Creek is 30 minutes from Hamilton and 1 hour from Toronto.

Sauble Falls Provincial Park

CampingSite 8, West Camp. Tent or RV up to 18 feet*electric*

This historic waterfall used to power a sawmill and generating station. Now flanked by mature forest, the falls are the end of the Rankin River canoe route, ideal for novice canoeists (rentals available). Sauble Falls is the perfect base camp for exploring the Bruce Peninsula.

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Sauble Falls is 3 hours from Toronto and 2 hours from Barrie.

Southeastern Ontario

Murphy’s Point Provincial Park

campingSite 14, Hogg Bay Camp. tent

Located on Big Rideau Lake (part of the historic Rideau Waterway), Murphys Point offers great opportunities for paddlers and boaters. Stay on land? Explore wildflowers and archaeological sites on the park’s hiking trails.

Join us early on May 18 for the Friends of Murphys Point Park Annual Bird Count!

Murphys Point is just over an hour from Kingston and Ottawa.

Lake San Pedro Provincial Park

CampingSite 47. Camping or RV tent up to 18 feet.

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 with your camping permit.

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

Near the north

Arrowhead Provincial Park

cabinSite 204, East River Campground. camp cabin

This rustic one-bedroom cabin sleeps five people. Amenities include a dining table and chairs, a kitchenette with a microwave, mini-fridge, coffee maker, and countertop. Outside you will find a gas barbecue, picnic table, and comfort station nearby.

Hike to the waterfalls or rent a mountain bike and try one of Arrowhead’s designated trails.

Bonus: Your camping pass is good for one-day admission to Algonquin (just 30 minutes away).

Arrowhead is 2.5 hours from Toronto and 4 hours from Ottawa.

Chutes Provincial Park

campingSite 113, Trillium Trail Campground. Tent or RV up to 18 feet*electric*

Located between Sudbury and Sault Ste. Marie, Chutes offers great hiking with views of picturesque waterfalls and a river gorge. It is an ideal base for exploring Manitoulin Island and the North Channel of Lake Huron.

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Chutes is just over 1 hour from Sudbury and 2.5 hours from Sault Ste. Marie. Maria.

Northeastern Ontario

Ivanhoe Lake Provincial Park

campingSite 97, Camping La Baie. Tent or RV up to 32 feet. *Oceanfront*

The long sandy beach with warm, shallow water and a children’s playground make this park ideal for families with small children. Hikers will love exploring the boreal forest and the beautiful Esker Ridges. And don’t forget your fishing gear!

Lake Ivanhoe is 2.5 hours from Timmins and 5.5 hours from Sudbury.

Fushimi Lake Provincial Park

campingSite 14. Tent or RV up to 32 feet. *Oceanfront*

Lake Fushimi offers excellent fishing opportunities for walleye, pike, whitefish, and yellow perch. You can clean your catch at the fish hut next to the jetty.

Lake Fushimi is 3.5 hours from Timmins.

Northwestern Ontario

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park

campingSite 161, Marie Louise Lake Campground. Tent. *Oceanfront*

Sleeping Giant has over 100 km of incredible hiking trails with many spectacular geological features, such as Sea Lion and Tee Harbour, and stunning views of Lake Superior.

Sleeping Giant is 1 hour from Thunder Bay.

Rushing River Provincial Park

trailerSite 405, Southwest Camp. *equipped with trailer*

Talk about an easy getaway. This site comes with a trailer already set up for you!

Rushing River is a favorite family camping destination with beaches, playgrounds, hiking trails, and endless opportunities to explore.

On-site travel trailer includes dinette, sofa slide, additional screened room, stove, refrigerator, air conditioning, heater, and two sinks with drinking water.

Rushing River is 2.5 hours from Winnipeg.

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