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What to expect

We've recommended an incredibly scenic route that takes you to a variety of picturesque stops you'll fall in love with. The best part? There are hardly any crowds.

Trip Highlights

A variety of scenic lookouts and beaches

A few hiking options to explore

Funky breweries and restaurants along the way

Beachside towns you'll fall in love with

Suggested for
  • Photographers
  • Active families and travellers
  • Beach lovers
  • Seniors
Available to depart
Available to depart from Thursday - Sunday, and is best done in the warmer months; June - September.

Itinerary

Stop 1

The first stop takes you to an outdoor waterfront attraction free from any crowds. Drive time to the second stop is 11 minutes.

Stop 2

We recommend a variety of fun stops along the lake for your second stop. A small countryside brewery, a conservation area for a short hike or a local farm. Drive time to the third stop is approximately 15 minutes.

Stop 3

Stretch your legs and get out your camera at your third stop. A provincial park or lesser-known beaches and parks awaits! Here’s where your bike will come in handy if you decide to bring it. Drive time to the fourth stop is 23 minutes.

Stop 4

This beach town is the perfect place to end your day. We’ve recommended a variety of options that will suit your whole road trip group.

Estimated Travel Time
to First Stop

Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.

Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.

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Before you go

What You'll Need to Bring

Bathing Suit
Bicycle (not required)
Bird Seed
Camera
Cash
Hiking Shoes
Outdoor Gear
Reusable shopping bags
Road Trip Snacks
Walking shoes
Water
Additional Details
Kid Friendly
Pet Friendly
Vegan

Frequently Asked Questions

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Please see the approximate driving distances below. Please note this just includes round-trip driving distances and not time spent at stops.

From London: 3 hours and 10 minutes / 242 km

From Chatham: 2 hours and 25 minutes / 182 km

From Sarnia: 3 hours and 42 minutes / 290 km

From Woodstock: 3 hours and 55 minutes / 323 km

From Windsor: 4 hours and 6 minutes / 336 km

From Hamilton: 5 hours and 20 minutes / 485 km

This itinerary can be used from Thursday – Sunday and is best enjoyed in the warmer months; June – September.

We recommend leaving anytime between 9 am – 10 am.

You can bring your furry friend, but it may limit you from going into some of the recommended stops. Please always keep your dog on a leash.

We recommend bringing up to 5 people on your road trip.

Your Third Stop does require an entrance fee of $18 per vehicle most of the year. These fees are not included in the price of this itinerary.

After booking your trip, we’ll send you a confirmation email with a few recommended accommodation options.