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Darlington Provincial Park

1600 Darlington Park Rd, Courtice, Ontario L1E 2T9, Canada
+1 905-436-2036
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Lovely park close to town

This park doesn't have the nicest beach on the Great Lakes but it will do for a quick cooling swim... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2017
Great place to visit

I have visited the park many times. We have walked the trails, walked along the beach and also... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2017
Courtice, Canada
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  • Poor8%
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Mar 13, 2017
“Lovely park close to town”
Oct 1, 2016
“Unexpectedly enchanting”
1600 Darlington Park Rd, Courtice, Ontario L1E 2T9, Canada
+1 905-436-2036
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

This park doesn't have the nicest beach on the Great Lakes but it will do for a quick cooling swim. Lots of trees, open areas, trails, parking and camp sites. McLaughlin Bay is great for all ages fishing. There can be stone cobble and pebbles...More

Thank 7continentsTO
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I have visited the park many times. We have walked the trails, walked along the beach and also brought my kayaks to launch,

Thank jodieannmcdonald
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I visit Darlington Peovincial Park and the adjoining McLaughlin Bay Trail whenever I am back to visit in Oshawa. Growing up I spent time walking our dogs there in the summer or skating in the winter. I don't think I appreciated the park as a...More

Thank Epsi_2012
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Though it is marked with a lone sign off of the busy 401 highway, Darlington provincial park is a beautiful little spot. It has a little bit of history (with log cabin and pioneer cemetery) and lots of nature. A disclaimer though, the park is...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed September 20, 2016

peaceful atmosphere it is a long drive from mississauga good beach areatwo family sheds so that u can cook good children playground with rain shower one can do fishing also altogether it is nice experrience one should visit the park probably in summer time

1  Thank Mooinuddin M
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Conveniently located near Go station. Easy access to Toronto. Large private sites.. Friendly staff. I found the trains to be comforting at night.. There are a lot.. Pick cliffside campground for most peaceful area

Thank James C
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I like this local park but I'm still shocked ducks are still hunted in the park. Yes, it is permitted.

Thank Marc L
Reviewed September 3, 2016

We decided to try a day at this park as a change from the overcrowded lakefront parks in Oshawa and Whitby. Despite it being no more than a 15 minute drive from suburbia, we found it nearly deserted with no more than a dozen families...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Spent one week with friends, and our two dogs, on leash at all times, Great place for Nature, peaceful and very pleasant vacation . Park Wardens and employees, are all courteous and helpful . Store has the best Ice Cream, and extras if needed ....More

1  Thank Christine B
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Just spent 5 wonderful days camping here. Had never been here before was very impressed our site was huge & well maintained.Was impressed with the washrooms all flush toilets . washrooms are kept very clean no bugs at night. Floors are washed a few times...More

1  Thank Betsy S
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Sarah P
What are the best sites. Looking for privacy and sun and shade. Thanks
January 8, 2017|
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Response from Betsy S | Reviewed this property |
Hilltop is best for shade & privacy and the sites in the 240 -250 sites are big. Just go on website click on campground map & most sites have pictures.
Cindy M
Is it possible to rent a space in Winter for a New Years eve bonfire to enjoy with friends?
December 8, 2016|
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Response from Petsitter4U | Reviewed this property |
I believe the park is closed during winter. To confirm this, go to the website for Provincial Parks.
Is there a facility in the park that could accommodate a wedding reception?
June 27, 2016|
Response from OnParks | Property representative |
Hi there, Many parks have day use areas or picnic shelters that can accommodate large crowds. When people want to plan large group events (such as a wedding ceremony), they contact the park of interest to speak with the... More