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Georgian Bay Islands National Park of Canada

2611 Honey Harbour Road, Honey Harbour, Ontario P0E 1E0, Canada
+1 705-527-7200
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Easy weekend getaway from Toronto

If you are looking for places to do things in winter and summer both ,this area Is what you are... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2018
WineDineRoadies
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Ontario, Canada
Do not pass up seeing this place!

We decided to visit here while on a Provincial Park Road Trip. We were not disappointed. I highly... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
kah9607
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Alliston, Canada
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2611 Honey Harbour Road, Honey Harbour, Ontario P0E 1E0, Canada
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"day trip"
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"running water"
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"beausoleil island"
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"cedar springs"
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"hiking trails"
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"fire pit"
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"north side"
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"fairy lake"
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"boat dock"
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"water shoes"
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"staff bring"
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"canadian shield"
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"amazing scenery"
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"adirondack chairs"
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"comfort station"
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"honeymoon bay"
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

If you are looking for places to do things in winter and summer both ,this area Is what you are looking for . Nevertheless summer is my fav time to visit this national park . It's a short boat ride from Honey harbor . Parks...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017

We decided to visit here while on a Provincial Park Road Trip. We were not disappointed. I highly suggest you book the Day Tripper as the water taxies can cost a fair bit. We went to the more rugged north end of Beausolei Island, Chimney...More

1  Thank kah9607
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Reviewed September 29, 2017

Hiked the day with the ORTA group on Beausoleil Island, part of the national parks. The eco system is very diverse and parts are canadian shield , to marsh to deciduous boreal forest. We saw 4 rattlers , a grouse and bear skat during our...More

Thank Will77
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Reviewed September 3, 2017

This is an island park accessible by a short boat ride. Once on the island, you are treated with beautiful shorelines, waterways and forests. lots of hiking, swimming and bike trails (limited number of bikes for rent). We rented a cabin which was great. You...More

1  Thank babynat
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

We had 2 options when checking out Beausoleil Island - northern part was to Chimney Bay if you like a good rugged hike, or Cedar Cove campground on the southern part of the island. We opted for the rugged tour, so we took The DayTripper...More

1  Thank BurstIntoSong
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

We arrived on the island via a water tax listed on Park Canada's website because the Day Tripper had been fully booked. The bike trip was interesting. We had to return after Huron because we are not hardcore bikers and the trail was too bumpy...More

2  Thank Doudou T
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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Amazing kayaking and camping trip round the Georgian Bay islands with Sarah, our guide from Horizons Adventures. We saw a variety of wildlife, including mink and otters, and enjoyed good food and interesting paddles. I'd thoroughly recommend this trip as a great way to see...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

My wife and I stayed one night at Cedar Springs camp site while we boated in the area. The staff were friendly and the facilities are well maintained, I walked one of the trails early in the morning, which was quiet and through a nice...More

1  Thank Frank B
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Park_Staff, Public Relations Manager at Georgian Bay Islands National Park of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Hello Frank B, Thanks for sharing your review. The Cedar Spring campground is the hub of Georgian Bay Islands National Park and a popular spot during the summer. On a future visit, be sure to check out some of the more remote camping areas around...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Beausoleil Island is the largest park island and the hub of activities. Two hours driving from Toronto. Good for one day trip. Take the Day Tripper(make sure book in advance) to either Southern or Northern part. Don't be too ambitious to take both. Southern part...More

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Park_Staff, Public Relations Manager at Georgian Bay Islands National Park of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thanks Sunset155019, we're glad you had a great visit! The Fairy Lake Trail is one of our favourites too.

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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We went on the ferry from Honey Harbour... an enjoyable 20 minute boat ride. Staff were friendly and informative. I would recommend renting a mountain bike in order to see more of the island. We really enjoyed our 2 hour ride. We saw water snakes,...More

1  Thank lovetotravel876
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Park_Staff, Public Relations Manager at Georgian Bay Islands National Park of Canada, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Hello lovetotravel876, Thanks for taking the time to share your review and some tips! Our new fat bikes are particularly fun for exploring the trails. Have a good rest of your summer.

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Mommika
October 6, 2017|
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Response from Sunset155019 | Reviewed this property |
1. You better ask the Park office before. If they have vacancies of South Tripper, I think they will allow you to do it because of same cost. 2. Why not if you can return on time. Otherwise call private water taxis. Bon... More
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Mars A
July 6, 2017|
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I suggest you call the park at (705) 527-7200 to confirm dimensions.
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