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One of the ultimate luxuries of living in rural Ontario is having year-round access to beautiful quiet beaches.  It’s easy to take for granted that we live right beside some of the cleanest and most pristine fresh water beaches on earth. Beach quality is a major concern of mine: when my children and I play […]

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  • Wolf Braun - You forgot Sandbanks Provincial Park in beautiful Prince Edward County.ReplyCancel

    • Erin Roy - Good to know Wolf! We are always happy to include another beautiful rural beach to our list.
      Thanks for reading Ruralist, keep the feedback coming. – ErinReplyCancel

  • Jennifer White - Please help spread the word.

    Not only is Station beach in Kincardine one of the best rural beaches in Ontario, as noted by it’s Blue Flag status, it is also now fully accessible.

    The Rotary Club of Kincardine is proud to present the Municipality of Kincardine with a beach wheelchair. This wheelchair will be available free of charge to anyone living in or visiting our fair beaches, ensuring access for all.

    The link below provides more information

  • William Valoppi - Hello, nice list of rural beaches, but you forgot the ones in Norfolk County (on Lake Erie), which would include Long Point, Turkey Point and Port Dover.ReplyCancel

    • Sarah Koopmans - Thanks for adding those, William!ReplyCancel

ty·pog·ra·phy Refers to the style and appearance of printed matter. Typography is the art or procedure of arranging type printing from it and is the visual component of the written word. As you can see from these beautiful images, typography can be very emotional when juxtaposed with maps and images of these rural Ontario communities. I’ve […]

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  • CartoCreative - Great finds! Thank you for including our Collingwood map!ReplyCancel

    • Sarah Koopmans - You’re welcome! Thanks for the comment!ReplyCancel

  • William Valoppi - Great image of Norfolk County! 13 Reasons is a great store in Port Dover.ReplyCancel