Wasaga Beach 5 (Beach 5)

Continent
North America
Country
Canada
Next Big City
Barrie
Next Town
Wasaga Beach
 
Type:
Lake
Rider Ability:
Beginner, Intermediate, Expert
Features:
Toilet, Parking

Water

Type:
Shallow, Flat, Chop, Small wave, Medium wave, Big wave
Hazards:
Swimmers, Animals
Quality:
Clean
Best Tide:
Tide independent

Largest freshwater beach in the world. Waves can be large, very shallow and all sand.

Beach

Type:
Sand
Size:
Big
Hazards:
Bystanders
Beach Users:
May, June, July, August, September

Beach is hard packed and can also kite buggy. Designated kiteboarding spot. Launch just to left of parking area is best.

Wind

Best Months:
January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Wind Type:
Frontal
Best Direction:
N, NNE, NE, NW, NNW
Main Direction:
N, NNE, NE, NW, NNW

Conditions best on NW to NE.



How to get there

Transport
Car
Access
No walk

Parking fee (must pay or will issues tickets). Kiting is 60 yards to water from parking lot.

Extra information

Rules
Fees

Recommend yearly Ontario Provincial Park pass otherwise day will cost $15-20. Busy spot when wind blowing. No buggying May to September at any time, there are people using the beach, this is a sacred place to buggy but only in off-season, rangers will confiscate your gear and impose fines.

Nightlife

Wasaga Beach - Beach 1.