Fri. Feb 23rd, 2024

Sounds like a nice weekend to go camping! Get out and enjoy the weather at one of these featured campgrounds (pst! there are plenty of waterfront campgrounds available 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 starting at noon on May 30):

southwestern ontario

Craigleith Provincial Park

campingSite 202, Area D. Camping or RV tent up to 18 feet. *electric* *seafront*

At Craigleith you can enjoy numerous water activities, flying kites, hiking and simply relaxing on the shore.

This premium site puts you steps from Georgian Bay. This area is radio-free and has a comfort station and the day use area located at the east end.

Craigleith is 1 hour from Barrie and just over 2 hours from Toronto.

Wheatley Provincial Park

Site 192, Two Creeks Campground. Tent or RV up to 32 feet. *Oceanfront*

Wheatley Campgrounds are situated among a tangle of streams in a beautiful Carolina forest (at the same latitude as Northern California!).

Walks in the park pass through a mature forest of oak, walnut, tulip, sassafras, chestnut and black gum trees. Finish your walk with a swim at its 1.6km stretch of sandy beach.

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Wheatley is 1 hour from Detroit, Windsor and London.

Southeastern Ontario

Bonnèchere Provincial Park

Site 3, Tall Pines, Sandy Flats Campground. Tent or RV up to 18 feet. *electric*

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

Explore the peaceful Bonnechere River, a great place to introduce little ones to paddling. The park rents kayaks, canoes and paddleboards, which can be picked up directly at the boat launch.

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

Lake San Pedro Provincial Park

Site 63. Camping or RV tent up to 18 feet. *Oceanfront*

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.

Northeastern Ontario

Finlayson Point Provincial Park

campingSite 12, West Camp. *Oceanfront*

Stay on the shores of beautiful Lake Temagami, where canoes, boats and floatplanes pass by. Walk to the Caribou Mountain Fire Tower, with views of the park, city and lake.

Finlayson Point is less than 5 hours from Toronto and 2 hours from Sudbury.

Windy Lake Provincial Park

Site 30, Windy Lake Campground. *yurt*

This yurt also features bunk beds (sleeps six), table and chairs, lighting, and power outlet. Cook dinner on your propane fire pit or barbecue.

A popular boating and fishing destination, Windy Lake also offers canoe rentals (including paddles, life jackets, and safety equipment). The park’s sandy beaches include a large swimming area with buoys for children to splash and play.

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Windy Lake is 45 minutes from Sudbury.

Pancake Bay Provincial Park

Site 365, Camp West Central. *yurt*

This yurt is equipped with two sets of futon bunk beds and sleeps six people. Inside, campers will find a table and chairs, a mini fridge, a bookshelf, a broom and dustpan. Outside, the yurt sites are equipped with a propane barbecue, picnic table, and fire pit.

Just a short walk from the Caribbean blue waters of Lake Superior.

Pancake Bay is 1 hour from Sault Ste Marie.

Kettle Lakes Provincial Park

Site 200. *camping cabin*

This new one-bedroom cabin sleeps five people and features a kitchenette complete with a fridge, kettle and coffee maker. The property features a water tap and vault toilets, as well as a propane barbecue and fire pit.

As an added bonus, your reservation includes free use of a canoe and kayak! Take a paddle or enjoy a quiet afternoon fishing (this lake is stocked with rainbow trout!).

Kettle Lakes is 4 hours north of Sudbury.

Northwestern Ontario

Rushing River Provincial Park

trailerSite 403, Southwest Camp. *equipped 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.

Quetico Provincial Park

Ojibwa cabin. *camping cabin*

Quetico is known for its rugged beauty, towering rock cliffs, majestic waterfalls, pristine pine and fir forests, and picturesque rivers and lakes.

This rustic cabin is a great base camp for exploring Quetico’s many lakes. The Ojibwa cabin sleeps four people and offers many of the comforts of home, including a small refrigerator, coffee maker, and propane barbecue.

Quetico is less than 2 hours from Thunder Bay or 30 minutes from Atikokan.

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