Looking for some summertime fun in the Westport area? Why not start with local swimming spots. We have the best beaches and places to relax waterside in the Westport area.
Owned and operated by the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority, this is not only a great place to swim, but to hike, camp or just go for a picnick.
Located 50 km south of Perth Folley mountain overlooks the Upper Rideau Lakes area.
Westport Lion’s Club Beach
Operated by the Westport Lion’s Club, this beach is located on Sandy Lake and offers fun, sun and swimming. It’s an easy walk or drive from the village centre on Mountain Road.
Owned and operated by Nordlaw Lodge, this beach is private and can only be accessed by staying at the Lodge. Located on Bob’s Lake Nordlaw offers a wide variety of fun in the sun whether you enjoy fishing, rafting or just hangning out by the heated pool or on the docks. Find them off of Road #6.
Wolfe Springs Golf and Waterfront Resort
Owned and operated by Wolfe Springs, there is more to do than you could possibly fit into one day. Wolfe springs offers golf, hiking, fishing, and swimming in the summertime and cross country skiing, ice skating, ice fishing, and snow shoeing in the winter time. Wolfe Springs is located on Wolfe Lake 5 minutes from Westport.
Frontenac Provincial Park
Owned and operated by Ontario Parks this are offers a range of activities for all seasons. Great fishing, wildlife viewing, interior camping, paddling, hiking, swimming, cross- country skiing, snowshoeing and winter camping. Located on Salmon Lake between Westport and Kingston.
Gould Lake Conservation Area
Owned and operated by the Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority Gould Lake offers a great selection of activities for all seasons. In the summer enjoy hiking, swimming, fishing, canoeing, and picnicking. During the winter you enjoy cross country skiing and snowshoeing. Located on Gould Lake road between Kingston and Westport.
Meisel Woods Conservation Area
Owned and operated by the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority Meisel Woods offers great hiking, nature watching and swimming. In the winter come and cross country ski or snowshoe through a winter wonderland. located on Anderson Road outside of Westport.
Photo by Evgeni Dinev