Nothing says summer like a fun day at the beach with your dog. Not only is a beach day a great way for your dog to cool off, but it’s also a great excuse to take in the scenery and enjoy the sunshine.
Luckily, Ontario is full of beautiful, dog-friendly beaches for you and your dog to enjoy. Here are 7 of the best beaches for you to visit this summer.
1. Cherry Beach - 1 Cherry Street Toronto, ON M5A 0B7
Cherry Beach is the perfect spot for the whole family, whether you’re looking for an afternoon picnic or a day spent kitesurfing. This beautiful lakeside beach also has an off-leash dog park and dog beach nearby for your pup to exercise.
2. Long Point Provincial Park - 350 Erie Blvd Port Rowan, ON N0E 1M0
Located on Lake Erie, Long Point Provincial Park is one of the oldest parks in Ontario, and perfect for swimming with your dog. The park is also great for outdoor activities, like boating, canoeing, or simply birdwatching and taking in the scenery.
3. Pinery Provincial Park - 9526 Lakeshore Road Grand Bend, ON N0M 1T0
This park boasts not just one, but two dog beaches for your pup to enjoy with 10 KM of sandy shore along Lake Huron. As the name suggests, Pinery Provincial Park is also a great place for a hike in the woods with your dog.
4. Balmy Beach Park - 2 Silver Birch Avenue Toronto, ON M4E 3K9
This 7.3-hectare park features the Silverbirch off-leash dog area, where your pup can run along the beach shore off-leash. Balmy Beach Park also offers a variety of family entertainment, including lawn bowling and outdoor fitness equipment.
5. Wasaga Beach - 11-22nd Street North Wasaga Beach, ON L9Z 2V9
Wasaga Beach is the longest freshwater beach in the world, including a designated dog beach for your pup. This beach is also the starting point for summer hiking trails and cross-country skiing trails in the winter.
6. Sibbald Point Provincial Park - 26071 Park Road, Georgina, ON L0E 1R0
With designated picnic areas, sprawling hiking trails, and calm waters for swimming, Sibbald Point Provincial Park is a great place for summer fun with the whole family, including your dog. There’s both a designated dog park and a beach for your pup to enjoy.
7. Outlet Beach - 3004 County Road 12, Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Located in Sandbanks Provincial Park along the banks of Lake Ontario, Outlet Beach is a great, family-friendly area for you and your dog. Though dogs have to be leashed, the shoreline beach walk is still a fun and beautiful way to take in the beach scenery with your dog.
Ready for a Fun Summer Beach Day with Your Pup?
There’s are so many fun, dog-friendly beaches to visit in Ontario. No matter which you choose, you and your dog are bound to create lasting memories.
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XO-Ingrid & Chino