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Nice place for a short stay with kids

Fitzroy is nice and close to Ottawa - a big perk if you have young kids and are travelling in. It's... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Megan V
Ottawa, Ontario
Small but good

We stopped in here in November well after it had been closed for the season. We parked at the... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Toronto, Canada
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5201 Canon Smith Dr, Fitzroy Harbour, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1X0, Canada
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Great place for a family day out. Loads of picnic tables, and BBQ facilities. Also toilet facilities. Great beach area and lake water is good for swimming. Also has children's play area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I hadn't been here in over a decade. I came for the day beach. There was too much goose poop everywhere and we were constantly bothered by seagulls and flies. I didn't try to swim because it wasn't that hot out. Washrooms have been improved...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank S M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Fitzroy Prov Park is located in a beautiful area with two beautiful beaches, and plenty of trails for hiking. The staff are friendly and helpful. The sites are clean and well groomed with most being large enough for a trailer and a tent. The biggest...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank norwal61
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Fitzroy is nice and close to Ottawa - a big perk if you have young kids and are travelling in. It's close enough that if you need things, you can make your way into town to get things. There's a nice little beach, a playground,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Megan V
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We stopped in here in November well after it had been closed for the season. We parked at the entrance where the gates were closed and walked the rest of the way into the park. it was manageable because the park is not that big....More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank FirstCircle
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Wednesday to Friday - no one around, great privacy! (Mid Sept.) Still a bit muddy from record-setting rain this year, but the park is well maintained. All provincial campgrounds are typically better than privately owned for obvious reasons. The on-line booking system is pretty accurate...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Jim H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We vacationed here 29-31 Aug 2017. 2ad + 2 Chn in a tent. We had site 283. We had privacy from the road and neighbors. Our last morning 6 deer walked through the site. When looking on the campsite map the site is = distance...More

Date of experience: August 2017
16  Thank 809sheryla
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We went with our camper and stayed at Pinegrove section a couple of weeks ago. I believe the lot was #56 and we liked it. Not too far from the comfort station. This campground is well maintained and I saw patrol vehicles quiet often. Staff...More

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We decided to stay close to home and booked a last minute campsite at Fitzroy Provincial Park. What impressed me the most was how clean the park was. I was really expecting to see garbage laying around but that was not the case. We stayed...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Kelly G
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I booked site 201 online for 4 days in August. We were disappointed to find the campsite surrounded by poison ivy. We talked to the front office, who knew of the presence of poison ivy but who didn't alert us to it, and were able...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Christine M
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29 August 2017|
Response from 742patsyb | Reviewed this property |
you can't being a dog to the beach but there is a river that is accessible