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Point Petre Wildlife Conservation Area

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County Rd 24, Picton, Ontario, Canada
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Wonderful

A great spot hidden at the southernmost point in Prince Edward County. Walk to numerous rocky... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
cupcakesncoupons
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Belleville
Sunday afternoon beach picnic

We love this lovely spot in the county. Great spot to go for a walk, swim or sit and relax and... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Peter M
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While a simple beach on Lake Ontario, it is right next to CFB Picton Training area where in the 1950's, models of the Avro Arrow were launched to test wing shapes.
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“shoreline” (7 reviews)
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County Rd 24, Picton, Ontario, Canada
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County Rd 24, Picton, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

A great spot hidden at the southernmost point in Prince Edward County. Walk to numerous rocky beaches, picnic areas and firepits.

Thank cupcakesncoupons
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We love this lovely spot in the county. Great spot to go for a walk, swim or sit and relax and enjoy the view. If you don't have 4 wheel drive you should park on the main road and walk in to shoreline. On this...More

2  Thank Peter M
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We went May long weekend and because of the rainfall water levels were too high and has covered all the trails. We weren't able to walk along the shoreline at all. We will have to come back anothe

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Excellent place to watch a sunset! You have to walk from the road to the shoreline but it's worth it. If you have an all terrain vehicle, you can take it closer to the water, otherwise I'd recommend leaving your vehicle at the road area...More

2  Thank Anestis P
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great walk along the stony lakefront but very difficult to get to. Go to the end of the Army road and you end up turning into what looks like someones backyard to park your car.

2  Thank Masc0305
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We found this place by following other cars and it is somewhat hidden as you need to walk through a grassy path to get to the water. It is not packed as a result and the swimming there was great!

1  Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A great place to bring a picnic . And stretch out on the rocks . If you get there early in the am , walk across the road to see the bird banding ( in season ) sept , crystal clear water to swim ....More

2  Thank dimichels
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful water and teenagers had fun on the rocky shore. We especially loved the sunset! A real gem! Not a place to put down towels but a chair and some quiet relaxing time listening to the waves on the shore with not a lot of...More

1  Thank settergrl
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Too far from the regular attraction points - not much to see unless you are interested in solidarity.

Thank Valda M
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Point Petre is a relatively hidden gem in Prince Edward County. There are no signs to the water. Drive or walk down one of the lanes that lines the main road and at the end you will discover a wide open view of the lake...More

1  Thank Lampbell
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