ENJOY HURON’S GREAT OUTDOORS WITH A STAY AT A CAMPGROUND
AUBURN RIVERSIDE RETREAT – 38382 Blyth Rd., Auburn, ON N0M 1E0. 519-526-7238. Website: www.auburnriverside.on.ca Beautifully situated on the Maitland River, nestled amongst nature’s beauty. This secluded 97-acre family campground offers spacious shaded or sunny and rustic sites. Group area. Excellent bass and trout fishing, nature trail, pool, playground and recreational activities. Wagon rides to the elk paddock. Free Wi-Fi. Pine cabin available to rent, sleeps 6, hydro, water outside door. Between Goderich and Blyth, 3 kms. north of Goderich on County Road 25. Open May 1 to October 15.
WAWANOSH PARK CONSER-VATION AREA (AUBURN) – From Auburn, go 10 km. north on Cty. Rd 22, right on Glenshill Rd. (38781 Glenshill Rd). Wawanosh Park offers a quiet camping experience in a beautiful natural setting along the Maitland River. 30 spacious unserviced sites. Seasonal camping only. Day use visitors can enjoy fishing, a picnic area and walking trails. Launch your canoe at the park and explore the river. Day use fee is $2 per person or $10 per group. For information call 519-524-6429 or toll free 1-877-FALLSCA. Email us at
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THE OLD HOMESTEAD –35248 Bayfield River Rd., PO Box 2118, Bayfield, ON, N0M 1G0. Phone 519-482-9256. Email:
Website:www.theoldhomestead.on.ca Go north of Bayfield on Highway #21, then 800 metres east on Bayfield River Rd. Situated in a wooded area at the northern village limits of Bayfield close to Lake Huron and the Bayfield River, you will find an outstanding, quiet, relaxing, natural and scenic campground. The park offers pools, playground, soccer field, basketball hoop, beach volleyball, horseshoes, recreation hall, dumping station, laundromat, hot showers and more. Number of sites: 40 transient, 210 seasonal. Reservations preferred. Open April to October.
PAUL BUNYAN LAKE FRONT RESORT – 75559 Lidderdale St., Box 46, Bayfield, ON N0M 1G0. Phone/fax: 519-565-5355. Email:
Website: www.paulbunyan.ca. Situated on Lake Huron at the south edge of Bayfield. We offer the finest in seasonal, overnight and year-round trailer sites. New solar heated pool. Reservations preferred. Seasonal sites offer hydro, water, sewer, telephone, cable, natural gas, paved streets and Wi-Fi. Come and enjoy what Bayfield has to offer.
FALLS RESERVE CONSERVATION AREA – Situated on the scenic lower Maitland River. Settle into a spacious campsite and relax at our beautiful 230-acre property. New! On-line reservations now available at www.mvca.on.ca Falls Reserve features: serviced and unserviced sites, seasonal sites available, radio-free tent sites, hot showers, safe drinking water, concession booth, picnic areas, stocked pond, hiking trails, swimming, fishing, children’s activities, special events and friendly courteous staff. For information visit: wwww.mvca.on.ca Voice: 519-524-6429. Toll Free: 877-FALLSCA Email:
BLYTH CAMPGROUND – Blyth, Ontario. Located on Gypsy Lane. The campground offers an exceptional camping experience. It is deemed a “one-of-a-kind” facility in North America with amenities that are ideal for camping events, family reunions, dog shows, and more! 800 serviced sites, community hall and arena dry pad, 45 acres of property. Reservations 519-357-1208. On-site community centre 519-523-9600.
ELLIOTT PARK – 94 Victoria St. E., Exeter, ON N0M 1S1, 519-235-2833, fax 519-235-2821, www.southhuron.ca. This quiet riverside park offers relaxed overnight camping across from MacNaughton Park in Exeter, which provides summer swimming, a playground and picnic area, as well as access to the MacNaughton-Morrison hiking trail. Close to downtown shopping and within a five-minute drive of two modern golf courses. Open year round. Number of sites: 10 transient (available on first-come basis). Facilities and amenities: tenting area/trailer area/picnic area.
LAKE HURON RESORT – 82803 Bluewater Hwy. (Hwy. 21), Goderich, ON. 519-524-5343. Email:
Located just north of Goderich on the shores of Lake Huron with 1,600 ft. of natural beach. Large treed lots for weekenders and seasonals. Enclosed renovated pool, modern washrooms, free updated showers, store, playground and planned activities. (See our website: www.lakehuronresort.com). Wi-Fi. Quiet and attractive with gorgeous views. Open May 4 - October 10. Reservations required. Can accommodate most RVs. Rental units available.
MACKENZIE TENT AND TRAILER PARK – 85324 MacKenzie Camp Rd., RR#3, Goderich, 519-529-7536. Located one mile/1.6 km. off Highway 21 at Kintail, 13 miles/21 km. north of Goderich. Quiet family campground overlooking Lake Huron. Well treed and grass sites, sandy beach and beautiful sunsets, 30 transient, 95 seasonal sites. Reservations not required but preferred. Open second weekend in May to Thanksgiving. Tenting area, trailer area, picnic area, electrical outlets, sewer outlets, dump station, showers, flush toilets, rec hall, beach/swimming, playground, water on site.
POINT FARMS PROVINCIAL PARK – R.R. #3, Goderich, ON, N7A 3X9, 519-524-7124. Website: www.ontarioparks/english/poin.html On Hwy. 21, 4 miles/6.4 kms., north of Goderich. Situated along the bluff of Lake Huron with a pristine beach, picture-perfect sunsets and campsites nestled among a quiet wooded area. The park’s trails, playgrounds, and nearby attractions offer something for everyone. Visit the park in the fall to enjoy brilliant shades of red and yellow and take part in our annual Halloween/Thanksgiving weekend activities. Number of sites: 215. Reservations recommended. Open mid-May to mid-October.
SHELTER VALLEY CAMP-GROUND – Bert Dirven and Laurie Ginn, 36534 Huron Rd., RR 2, Clinton, 519-524-4141. Email:
Website: www. sheltervalleycampground.ca Wi-Fi. Nestled in the beautiful Maitland River Valley, Shelter Valley Campground offers 172 seasonal and overnight sites including seven pull-throughs serviced with hydro and water. Shelter Valley is located on Hwy. 8, minutes east of Goderich. With many facilities available, Shelter Valley offers the ultimate camping adventure.
FAMILY PARADISE CAMP-GROUND – 16 km/10 miles north of Seaforth on #12, then 5 km/3 miles east at 43835 Hullett-McKillop Road. Website: http://www.killamleisure living.com/familyparadise. Email:
Family-oriented campground offers hydro and water at all sites, some with sewer. Activities include fishing, swimming, sandy beach, pool, shuffleboard, horseshoes, volleyball net, ball diamond, picnic area, playground, bingo, dances, wagon rides, children’s crafts, family planned activities most weekends. Amenities include: flush toilets, showers, propane, store, recreational hall, Wi-Fi at the store, dump station, 38 tent/trailer sites, 178 seasonal sites. 1-877-591-1961.
WINGHAM TRAILER PARK – Wingham, Ontario. Located at the west end of John St. overlooking the Maitland River. Short walk to downtown shopping, hiking trails, fishing and biking. Splash park. Picnic shelter nearby. Quiet family campground open May to October. For further information call 519-357-2126.
PINE ECHO CAMP – 91064 Belmore Line, RR#1, Wroxeter, 519-392-6315. Fax: 519-392-8515. Email:
. Website: www.pineechocamp.com 4.3 miles/7km. north of Wroxeter on Cty. Rd. 12 in Belmore. Family campground, beautiful lake with sandy beaches. Rec hall with dances, bingo, kids crafts, karaoke, potluck suppers. 18 transient, 145 seasonal sites. Reservations required. Open May 1 to October 1. Tenting area, trailer area, picnic area, electrical outlets, sewer outlets, dump station, showers, fishing, flush toilets, laundromat, store, beach/swimming, playground, water on site. Your hosts: the Grant family.