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Address: 1691 Regional Road 97 | Flamborough, Hamilton, Ontario N1R 5S7, Canada
Phone Number: 905-659-7715
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Good beach

The beach is clean and shallow, a great place for young children to play. After beach we went on a trail and saw lots of frogs!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Amy H
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Mississauga
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Oshawa, Ontario
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168 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have done a lot of Ontario Provincial Parks and find them to be of good quality but now that we have tried Valens we know that there is a very good alternative. The sites were very clean, spacious and well situated in our campgrounds and there was lots to do and see. Given that this is basically a reservoir... More 

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Thank MelOshawa
Hamilton, Canada
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've camped at Valens a few times. There is a nice beach with a lot of shallow area for the little ones. For those who like to fish there are several docks to fish off. Last time there we rented kayaks and spent a few hours paddling up and down the lake. There are also canoes available to rent. The... More 

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Thank Sandy P
Mississauga
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is clean and shallow, a great place for young children to play. After beach we went on a trail and saw lots of frogs!

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Thank Amy H
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights at Valens and am planning another trip in a couple weeks. The lot we had was very large and nicely shaded. It had 2 picnic tables, a fire pit and was close to the washrooms. Great spot! The beach was excellent to spend the day at and the bridge is great for some fishing. We didn't... More 

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Thank Mandy S
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Valens for almost 15 years now. We take our young kids ages 2 and 7. There is nice trails in this park as well as a great beach. Camping here is also great. We have always found this place to be clean for the bathrooms to the beach, property and trails.

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Thank Dwayne H
Hamilton, Canada
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

My daughter and I have been camping every year for a few days at Valens, it's close to home in case we forgot or need something. We are getting a hydro spot which is closer to amenities. From most spots, you need at least a bike to get around and to the beach. We usually drive the car there but... More 

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Thank merlineaton
Dundas, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Such a great place for children ...swimming, sand ...We usually pack a picnic lunch with lots of drinks and snacks...nice shallow beginning of lake for small kids to enjoy..

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Guelph, Canada
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64 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Nice beach, offers camping as well. Facilities, boat rentals and fishing. Small store and picnic shelters. There are volley ball nets up and lots of shade. No lifeguards on duty. A close drive from Cambridge or Guelph.

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1 Thank Wendy M
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Always a nice getaway. Private sites, clean washrooms, water and hydro hookup on site and very close to home! Have been a couple of times now with friends for a weekend and always enjoyed it. We will be back!

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Thank Joanne S
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25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

I came here often with my family as a kid to go camping and swimming. Beautiful conservation area, very clean and great for families.

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