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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 spot!

This is a lovely smaller provincial park just off the 401 east. We were able to get a campsite at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Oshawa, Ontario
Fun Camping

We were at site 12 and had book many months in-advance for the weekend. It had been many days of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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1600 Darlington Park Rd, Courtice, Ontario L1E 2T9, Canada
+1 905-436-2036
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a lovely smaller provincial park just off the 401 east. We were able to get a campsite at the water's edge, however there was a chain link fence between the water and the site itself. There is a fairly nice beach and picnic...More

Thank kubbingj
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at site 12 and had book many months in-advance for the weekend. It had been many days of rain before our arrival which made every site a mud bath. We did get stuck in the mud trying to back our trailer in but...More

Thank FredTracie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not worth a drive out but if your in the area and like old fashion flea markets you will enjoy this one

Thank Kimberley H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by for a day visit on a cloudy Sunday of a long weekend. Parking lots were beyond full, cars double parked everywhere. Picnic areas and grass areas were so crowded it felt like downtown Toronto during rush hour. The beach is very meagre -...More

1  Thank Ivona_Kolo
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I went this weekend with my family and this PP left me with that "it could have been better" feeling. On a positive note, the staff was very friendly. There were also nice views of Lake Ontario. On the other hand one of the advantages...More

Thank funky_canadian_guy
Reviewed 13 March 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 14 February 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 18 October 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 2 October 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 20 September 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

2  Thank Mooinuddin M
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Sarah P
9 January 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
8 December 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.
28 June 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