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“Nice Park”

Basin Head Provincial Park
Ranked #1 of 19 things to do in Souris
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Known for its' singing sands...they had the day off as we did not hear them. The museum was also closed (on a Sunday) HOWEVER, they did open to accommodate a tour bus. Also known for sea glass....we did not see any....may have been picked over prior to our arrival in late morning.

The beach is quite nice and long. There are several good facilities for people to change their clothes and rid themselves of the saltwater residue.

Nice place for people to spend a day at the beach...and no entry charge.

Thank gold-vintner
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"on duty"
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"your feet"
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"lots of parking"
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"favorite beach"
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were there in September so the shops were closed but there were still a few persons enjoying the beautiful beach of nice golden sand. There is a bridge that the young at heart jump from into the water. Just walking on the beach was perfect for us. I don't know how long the beach is, but we walked for more than an hour and we could have gone on for a while. And it's free !

Thank LoDA01
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This must be one of the best beaches in Canada. We must have walked 5 kms north along the beach and enjoyed our selves immensely. Worth the drive from Georgetown.

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite beach in PEI. The sands are white and sing. The ocean is warmer than other beaches and we enjoyed jumping off into the canal. The beach had multiple lifeguards on duty and the facilities were big and clean. There were places to get food and even a museum. Worth the 2 plus hour drive over from Cavendish.

1  Thank Chris Y
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Basin Head is considered one of the choice beaches in this eastern area of Prince Edward Island. Very popular place for the locals to go swimming.
On the sand dunes above the beach is the Basin Head Fisheries Museum, so you can combine swimming and learning about the local fishing culture. Do both for a couple of very enjoyable hours.

Thank Robert F
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