Awenda Provincial Park, Penetanguishene

Explore the Canadian wilderness across 29.15 sq km (11.25 sq mi) of nature at Awenda Provincial Park. The nature park hosts a rich diversity of sites awaiting discovery, including six campgrounds, over 30 km (19 mi) of hiking trails, five beaches--one is pet friendly--and lakes, where visitors can hire canoes. The park also supports a rich variety of animal life, including 32 species of amphibians and reptiles. By using our Penetanguishene tour itinerary builder website, you can arrange your visit to Awenda Provincial Park and other attractions in Penetanguishene.
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  • We love this park. Come here often in the winter to hike. It really is a special park. One challenge is the overzealous parking enforcement. A virtually empty off season parking lot, mid week...  more »
  • Went to Awenda in the summer and walked all the way to beach 4 in hopes there would be more sand area but there wasnt too much. However it wasnt busy at all so basically had the beach to ourselves...  more »
  • Amazing place to go with the kids. Facilities are clean and well kept. Always felt safe. The trails are amazing and I have bee taking my kids there for years. The staff always have nature presentations that are kid oriented. We are gifted with great parks in Ontario. Keep it Beautiful.
  • One of the jewels in the Ontario Provincial Parks system. Beautiful, high forest canopy, lots of cool shade. Exceptional hiking and biking trails and a fantastic pet beach. The kids will love it!

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