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Beautiful beach with access to the voyageur trail

Really gorgeous area of Marathon. Have a picnic at the table overlooking the beach, walk the beach... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Kim M
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Kenora, Canada
Beautiful beach

I've been to this beach many times! It's a beautiful walk with a nice view! Bonus it's free to... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Chantal G
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Marathon, Canada
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Sep 8, 2017
“Beautiful beach with access to the voyageur trail”
Sep 21, 2016
“This is about the only Jewel for Marathon”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Carden Cove Road, Marathon, Ontario P0T 2E0, Canada
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Really gorgeous area of Marathon. Have a picnic at the table overlooking the beach, walk the beach or at the end of the beach access part of the voyageur trail and check out the 2 other coves close by. A great way to check out...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 21 September 2016

It is a long (about 2 mile) drive on a dirt road but well worth the trip as you come right down to water level in an area with massive smooth rock face (glaciers might work) and no more than 300 Ft away a nice...More

Thank Tommy599
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I've been to this beach many times! It's a beautiful walk with a nice view! Bonus it's free to visit! You can swim here, but warning: it is Lake Superior so it's cold no matter the time of year.

Thank Chantal G
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

A beautiful fine sand beach with lots of driftwood, clear water and zero crowds. A short drive down a gravel road. There are washroom facilities. There are several large rocks that can be walked to in the lake that are great places to relax and...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 26 April 2016

If you want to walk along a beautiful sandy beach, sit and enjoy the view or go for a swim this is the place for you... This beach is beautiful and worth the ride to get to it... the road in is a dirt road...More

Thank naughtypines
Reviewed 9 March 2016

Lovely place to relax. You can swim, walk the beach, play with your dogs, or just sit and view the scenery. Costs nothing; road closed during winter.

Thank DON S
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We always have a great time spending countless hours at Carden Cove, in the summer. The beach is very spacious with lots of room for many families!

Thank 60ecodev
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Our family loves spending countless hours at Carden Cove. Born and raised in Marathon, I don't think we have gone a summer without swimming at Carden Cove.

Thank Greg V
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