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Hibou Conservation Area

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Good for recreation

Nice little area for a sunny day out. Take a swim, hang out at the lake or walk your dog. Expensive... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Rama H
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Beautiful Beach

Beautiful beach , bring our dog to run around all the time . Not overly busy and maintained well... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Megan R
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Grey Road 15, Owen Sound, Ontario N0H 1V0, Canada
+1 519-376-3076
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Hibou Conservation Area is a popular place with a walking trail and places you can go in the water near Ainslie Wood. My all time favorite is Kelso Beach Park after trying all of these. Easy to park my Rv for a few hours and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Very nice location on the shores of Georgian Bay overlooking Owen Sound and north to the Bruce Peninsula. The park has a lovely large covered picnic area and a nice grassy area to throw a frisbee or a football. There is a hiking area across...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The beach area is great , the town could use a bit of money to maintain this area a bit better, lots of parking

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Rob S
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Nice little area for a sunny day out. Take a swim, hang out at the lake or walk your dog. Expensive parking though.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Rama H
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Beautifully treed, clean shallow sandy approach ideal for wading in with little ones. Dogs on leash OK, pick up droppings policy. Friendly and safe facility restrooms and easy Parking with shaded areas. One of the unique Parks that take you back to childhood birthdays, BBQ's,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank neetybird
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Hi boy lives up to it's name. It a hidden jem among people who live in the area. Great family place, large picnic area, and the water is shallow enough for little ones.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank whatifnothing
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Hibou is the beach to be at when you don't want a lot of traffic and just some peace and quiet! This sand beach offers a peaceful day at the beach with not a lot of bodies taking up the beach. There is a small...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank WandaWestover
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach , bring our dog to run around all the time . Not overly busy and maintained well . Lots of Picnic tables to have lunch. Shaded area as well . Great views of the Georgian Bay and nice trail in behind the beach...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Megan R
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This location has ample parking and two pavilions that can be used by groups or people to have a dinner or bbq. The washrooms are open in the summer from 10 am to 6 pm and have been very clean. The beach is sandy and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank FishfinderOntario6
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The conservation area requires you to pay by phone or online when no attendant is on duty, but $5.00 for the day seems reasonable given that the park is well maintained and has full washroom and change room facilities. (No potable water.) The "hike" that...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank 710amberlyd
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