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Be a Beach Bum

Delight in 66km of Lake Huron’s sparkling, clean waters from Bayfield to Ipperwash and bask on 20+ beaches, including Grand Bend’s Blue Flag Beach. Read More…

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Float Your Boat

We have two Blue Flag marinas. Blue Flag marinas demonstrate environmental responsibility and established and well-practiced marina management. Read More…

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Be Entertained

A day in the sand can end in the theatre! Five theatres and three movie theatres are within a short drive of the beach, including top-rated musical and comedic productions at Huron Country Playhouse. Read More…

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Art Lovers

There are 20+ galleries/working studios in the area, including Ontario’s foremost art events called Paint Ontario. Read More…

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Step Into Nature

Hiking, fishing, fossil-hunting, wildlife spotting, geo-caching or cross-country skiing, there’s lots of ways to enjoy the outdoor life. Read more…

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Active Outings

Looking for something different? Why not jump out of plane, cruise the beach from 1000-feet or get a handle on wakeboarding. Read More…

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Sports with Wheels

Got a need for speed? Check out Grand Bend Motorplex, one of Canada’s largest motorsport facilities. Or, peddle your way long scenic cycling routes. Read More…

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Festivals & Events

More than 68 local festivals and events from January to December means you’ll always find something to do. Read More…

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Birding

More than 319 bird species visit the area’s Carolinian Forest habitat, sand dunes and shorelines including Tundra Swans heading back to Canada’s Arctic. Read More…

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Culinary Adventure

Local residents know how blessed we are with direct access to top quality, locally grown, raised and made food and wine. We invite you to go where the locals do! Read More…

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Walking Tour of Grand Bend

Since 1880, Grand Bend’s been a vacation destination once boasting big band performances by Louis Armstrong, the Glen Miller Orchestra and others. Read More…

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Walking Tour of Forest

Established in 1859 when the Grand Trunk Railway opened, Forest got its name by railroad authorities due to the dense surrounding bush. Read More…

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Walking Tour of
Exeter

Exeter was founded in 1832 by Irish settlers and is home to the uniquely coloured white squirrel. Two heritage tours highlight heritage homes and historic main street core. Read More…

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Discover Our
Heritage

Within a short drive of the beach discover 6 unique museums and archives showcasing the area’s heritage, including a School on Wheels! Read More…