Pack a table cloth and lunch! There are a great many places to picnic in Barrie. With our many beaches and amenities, it makes picnicking easy.
Here's a handy list of the best picnic spots in town. Ants not included.
South side of Dunlop Street East between Mulcaster Street and Poyntz Street
Description: Features include a picnic shelter.
65 Lakeshore Drive, Barrie (between Toronto Street and Tiffin Street)
Description: Supervised beach, end of June to mid August (7days /week). Features include accessible playground equipment, biking & walking paths, picnic tables, restrooms, concession stand, flower gardens, water fountain, mini golf, beach volleyball courts, boat launch, and parking.
Northeast of Bay Lane on Tollendal Mill Road
Description: Features include woodland trails, beach, and picnic shelter.
Minet's Point Beach
6 Brennan Avenue, Barrie (located east of Minet’s Point Road on White Oaks Road, north of Tollendal Mill Road)
Description: Unsupervised area. Features include playground, picnic tables, restrooms, parking and small non-motorized boat access area (ie: windsurfing).
Tyndale Beach Park
Located east of Cox Mill Road north of Tollendal Mill Road on the lake side of Tyndale Road
Description: Unsupervised area. Features include playground, restrooms/change rooms, picnic shelter, and beach volleyball courts.
For more information on Barrie parks and beaches visit the following links: