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Sandbanks Provincial Park

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Ontario at it's finest!

This Provincial park is really worth a visit. There is something for everyone here, great hikes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Moose97
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Toronto, Canada
A provincial treasure

No visitor to the county can consider not taking in Sandbanks. With different diverse beaches... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PictonMA
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Picton, Canada
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County Road 12, Picton, Ontario K0K 2T0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Provincial park is really worth a visit. There is something for everyone here, great hikes, camping, swimming, a wonderful beach and amazing sand dunes. We were there over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend so it was quiet. I suspect it would be very busy in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No visitor to the county can consider not taking in Sandbanks. With different diverse beaches, walking paths and wildlife it is truly a wonder.

Thank PictonMA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

That’s an amazing place! We come here every year! What a beautiful beach! We always have fun here! And there’s parking as well! Just the changing rooms were not fancy at all!

Thank Eva L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sandbanks beach is incredible. It is beautiful, expansive, clean and wild. I absolutely love it. It can get extremely crowded during peak times, and even be closed due to full capacity early in the day. I always go in the late afternoon or early fall...More

Thank MHDailey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Outer banks and Dunes beaches....didn't have time to hike but would have lvoed to have! In the summer there are long lineups to get in but this past Thanksgiving weekend it was quiet, beautiful, peaceful and beautiful. Would highly recommend.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sandbanks is famous for a very good reason. It is fabulous and beautiful. Lovely sand beach that stretches forever. Waves and sun make this the best place to spend a summers day

Thank F2479GLgregh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner wanted to bring me here to show me this great places he used to come during his childhood and until I saw this amazing place I could not understand what is so great about it. We were fortunate to come on a mid...More

Thank TERRAvelista
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sandbanks is a gorgeous area and a must see, natural conservation area. Your kids will love it. Make a plan to see more than one beach. Pack snacks and explore. The Dunes Day Use Beach is perfect for little ones, as it has a large...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very beautiful hike in the park. Clean and well kept. Park parking fee is around $12. Bring a shoe good in sand. Also a great spot for a picnic.

Thank Shawna B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 10 of us visited here this week. It was so nice to walk along the beach, our feet in the water. And there were only a few people on the beach, so it felt like our own island. I regret that we...More

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Erin S
August 21, 2018|
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Response from sirnea | Reviewed this property |
We did camp this summer and I know there are several places available to chose from. I would suggest to find a map of the park and choose accordingly. We stayed by the river, not quite close to the main beach. All the... More
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Michelle M
August 13, 2018|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
Outlet Beach or Sandbanks Beach are the best for swimming and enjoying the waves on a windy day. Dunes Beach is more calm for young children but doesn't have the clear water like Outlet and Sandbanks beach.
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elizabeth0613
August 3, 2018|
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Response from Frances P | Reviewed this property |
The entrance is at County road 12. Yes, you can go to all the beaches. Keep in mind that it fills up fast. If your just going for the day, especially on the weekend, you will want to get to the park very early.
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