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Awenda Provincial Park

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A great place to camp during summers

My wife and I were there for a long weekend with a bunch of other families... the camp sites are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Autumn splendour

Mid-October and the leaves were anything from a brilliant gold to russet red. This is the Canada... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“comfort station”(25 reviews)
“dog beach”(23 reviews)
“kettle lake”(19 reviews)
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670 Awenda Park Rd, Penetanguishene, Ontario L9M 2G2, Canada
+1 705-549-2231
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were there for a long weekend with a bunch of other families... the camp sites are beautiful... the beaches are lovely.... and to top it off... they offer canoes on rent ... we hand a great time canoeing...

Thank EbinRaj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mid-October and the leaves were anything from a brilliant gold to russet red. This is the Canada we had been hoping to see. The carparks were close enough to afford us short walks to viewpoints for some photos. At every turn, the views were breathtaking....More

Thank Seaside797669
Reviewed September 30, 2018

The best time of the year to visit this park is between mid-September and Thanksgiving in October (after that time you cannot camp inside park with limited entrance access). There are very few people around compared to the summer season that you can have your...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Really impressed with the privacy and size of our Turtle site 10. Surrounded on three sides by green forest. The shade keeps things cool and calm. The tips on here helped, picking something not too close to comfort station. And it was good to know...More

1  Thank Courtney P
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We have visited the beaches at Awenda Park a few times this summer and loved it each time. The only down side to it is that beach 4 is by far the best but it is a good 10/15 minute walk from where you park...More

1  Thank Holbarr
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We stayed in Awenda as the first stop in a tour through 4 provincial parks and it was our second favourite overall. The sites among the trees are large (we were in wolf campground), but the vegetation between the trees is pretty short, meaning that...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Turtle camp ground, no radio zone, The camp grounds are so close together, all we heard was our neighbours conversations, screaming baby all night so close we could hear the other campers snoring I did not hear one cricket ! I would never go there...More

Thank lorimH2828ST
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Seriously, walking for 30 minutes to get to Plage 4 was so worth it. The water was perfect, the sun was lovely, the people weren't annoying... it was fun! I love how there were all types of people there: young, old, friends, couples, kids and...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A family cottaging week placed us on the doorstep of Awenda PP. We took our British visitors in for a walk and a view of Georgian Bay. $20 for a day use pass for the car allowed for access to all the hiking trails for...More

Thank Questbird3
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Our first time in Awenda and it’s become our new favourite! We had a site in Turtle and loved it, it was close to the comfort station and the pit vault was actually quite nice, for a pit vault😉. We would have preferred a radio...More

Thank Shannon K
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October 3, 2018|
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Response from Anne D | Reviewed this property |
Yes - have a look at the Ontario Parks reservation web site which has maps of all the provincial parks. You can limit your search to a particular park and to the needs for the space (eg RV size, electric etc) - then it will... More
Stephanie V
September 26, 2018|
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Response from JamieM2066 | Reviewed this property |
yes they have electrical sites but bring long extension cords
August 6, 2018|
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Response from narrah | Reviewed this property |
There is canoe rental with the park at Kettles Lake. We haven't rented for a couple years but from what I remember it was very reasonable and you can rent for an hour or longer. Kettles Lake is very calm(when the weather... More