Sandbanks Provincial Park (approx. 25 km from Black River Cottages)

http://www.ontarioparks.com/park/sandbanks

Receive a free Sandbanks Pass for each cottage. Sandbanks has the world largest fresh water sand bar and dune system. Enjoy the warm summer months at any of the three beautiful sandy beaches – The Dunes, Outlet or Sandbanks Beach.

Outlet beach is ideal for families to enjoy the shallow water. Also located at Outlet Beach is a restaurant to feed hungry tummies. Alternatively pack a lunch and enjoy the scenery from one of the picnic tables.

Enjoy one of the scenic hiking trails while doing bird watching. Rent out a canoe or kayak for a peaceful paddle along the shoreline. A boat launch is located in the “Outlet River A Campground” – suitable for boats 18 feet or less. To keep the young ones entertained, enjoy the fun, interactive, educational, kids programs.

Sandbanks Park is a highlight for the entire family, whether to have a relaxing day at the beach or an outdoor adventure in nature.