Fri. Feb 23rd, 2024

Big plans for Thanksgiving weekend?

Why not cook your turkey in a park or dress up in costume for one of our Halloween events?

Fall is the perfect season for a quick weekend getaway and we have great campsites available throughout the province. (available from 12:00 p.m. on October 3, 2018).

Southeastern Ontario

Voyageur Provincial Park

Site with grass and trees around in autumnSite 11, Camp Champlain. Tent or RV up to 18′ (electric)

Voyageur’s varied habitats make it a great place to spot a diverse selection of bird species.

Champlain Campground has an adjacent beach and a small boat launching ramp. With many small bays and inlets, visitors can enjoy exploring and spotting wildlife from the water by canoe or kayak.

Voyageur is just over an hour from Ottawa and Montreal.

Peninsula Provincial Park

Fairly large, gray-brown, single-story cabin with rock fireplaceClark Denson Cottage

The shores of Lake Ontario are calling you and Presqu’ile is the perfect place to appreciate this majestic lake. Right on the water, this beautiful cabin allows you to enjoy the fresh air, surf, and all the comforts of home.

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

Presqu’ile is 1.5 hours from Kingston, 2 hours from Toronto and 4 hours from Montreal.

southwestern ontario

Port Burwell Provincial Park

Camping in the shady forestSite 47, Camping Alzora. Tent or RV up to 18′

In addition to walking and biking opportunities, the park features a playground, volleyball and badminton courts, horseshoe pits, a baseball diamond, a disc golf course, and a free throw basketball court. .

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This weekend is the annual Port Burwell Fall Harvest Festival. Activities include a spooky walk, pumpkin carving, and a camping pole decorating contest!

Port Burwell is 1 hour from London and 2.5 hours from Niagara Falls.

Rondeau Provincial Park

Camping RondeauSite 154, South Camp. Tent or RV up to 18′

Eleven beach accesses lead to 7 miles of beautiful sandy beaches along the Rondeau Peninsula side of Lake Erie. The park also offers six hiking trails that will allow you to explore this world-renowned birdwatching destination.

Come visit the Rondeau Visitor Center and participate in festive activities including pumpkin carving, costume contests, and trick-or-treating! Take a walk at night and look for the spirits that once roamed our coast and forest… Maybe they still do!

Rondeau is 3 hours from Toronto and 1.5 hours from London.

Near the north

Sturgeon Bay Provincial Park

Sturgeon Bay CampsiteSite 22. Camping in a tent

Whether you stay in Sturgeon Bay or head to Georgian Bay, you’ll find scenic views and excellent fishing opportunities. Bring your own canoe or rent one at the park!

Sturgeon Bay is 3 hours from Toronto and 1.5 hours from Sudbury.

Restoule Provincial Park

Camping RestouleSite 230, Putts Point Campground. Tent or RV up to 18′

Paddle along the base of Stormy Lake Bluffs or hike to the top to take in the local scenery. More than 90 species of birds frequent Restoule’s waters and forests, including peregrine falcons, bald eagles, and ospreys.

And it’s always beautiful in the fall!

Restoule is one hour south of North Bay and 2 hours north of Orillia.

Northern Ontario

Kettle Lakes Provincial Park

Partially shaded campsite Site 124. Island Lake Campground. Tent or RV up to 25′ (electric)

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Kettle Lakes is part of the large expanse of boreal forest that covers northern Ontario and offers excellent opportunities for hiking, bird watching and fishing. Kettle Lakes has 14 km of bike trails that wind through the forest and take you to Slab Lake, where you can swim before continuing your journey.

Kettle Lakes is 4 hours north of Sudbury.

Lake Superior Provincial Park – Agawa Bay

Partially shaded campsite with mature conifers and lake views.Site 103, North Camp. Tent or RV up to 25′ (electric)

This site is steps from the shores of Agawa Bay on Lake Superior!

You’ll find world-class hiking and paddling along the coast. In Lake Superior and the park’s coastal streams and rivers, there are good populations of lake and rainbow trout, and three species of salmon.

*NOTE* Many Northern Ontario campgrounds (including those on Lake Superior) cannot be reserved in the fall, but are open on a first-come, first-served basis. And there are many vacancies for this weekend!

Lake Superior is 2 hours north of Sault Ste Marie.

Quetico Provincial Park

sand campsiteSite 29, Dawson Trail – Ojibwa Camp. Tent or RV up to 32′ (electric)

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

*NOTE* Many Northern Ontario campgrounds (including those in Quetico) cannot be reserved in the fall, but are open on a first-come, first-served basis. And there are many vacancies for this weekend!

Quetico is 4 hours east of Kenora or 3 hours west of Nipigon.

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park

sleeping giant campsiteSite 210, Marie Louise Lake Campground. Camping in a tent or recreational vehicle (electric)

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.

*NOTE* Many Northern Ontario campgrounds (including those at Sleeping Giant) cannot be reserved in the fall, but are open on a first-come, first-served basis. And there are many vacancies for this weekend!

Sleeping Giant is 1 hour from Thunder Bay.

Find your perfect campground with our online campground finder tool and spend this weekend in the crisp fall air.