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Awenda Provincial Park

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So peaceful

Really impressed with the privacy and size of our Turtle site 10. Surrounded on three sides by... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Courtney P
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Gorgeous place!

We have visited the beaches at Awenda Park a few times this summer and loved it each time. The only... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Holbarr
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York, United Kingdom
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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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We always enjoyed camping at Agenda a few years back, so decided to ride my motorcycle with the beaches at Agenda as my destination. It was a very enjoyable stop. I went to the farthest beach, which was not too busy and had breathtaking views....More

2  Thank SuzukiWB
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Still daytripping scenic Ontario Parks and places of interest with 2 dogs in tow, great picnic experience in Penetanguishine.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

The campsites are quite large and very private but be prepared to walk to the comfort station if you prefer a flush toilet. It is also a significant distance down to the beach and Although we biked it - it is a tough climb coming...More

Thank ShirleyOT
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Kpfaff
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
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Mun K
April 5, 2018|
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I work at Awenda and bear sightings are pretty rare. We might get one or two a year. For other animals, we dont have any that would offer harm. No poisonous snakes, dont really get wolves, there are coyotes around but you... More
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Dave B
August 27, 2017|
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Response from andy_geology | Reviewed this property |
Saint Marie Among the Hurons, Wye Marsh, and Discovery Harbour...best Google them to see hours of operation. Wye Marsh has a cool boardwalk where kids can use nets to try to scoop out frogs or take a guided canoe ride in a... More
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