Wasaga Beach resort area runs from Midland to Collingwood. Wasaga Beach Provincial Park offers popular summer swimming locations. Wasaga continues to receive the prestigious ‘Blue Flag Rating’ for quality. Beaches like Balm Beach, Tiny Beach are often considered part of Wasaga Beach area.
Wasaga Beach is located north west of Barrie in Simcoe County (Historic Huronia). The Beach can be reached by going through the towns of Elmvale on Highway 27, or by taking Highway 26 west from Barrie and following the signs. From Collingwood proceed east on Highway 26, and follow the signs. See Wasaga Beach Map
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A road trip around Lake Simcoe including Barrie and Orillia, provides seveval options and with side trips including spectacular fall colour maple sugar bush areas in Simoce County such as Horseshoe Valley Wasaga Beach, Elmvale and Miniesing with recommended events,festivals and fall fairs.
Distance from Toronto: 90 km
Driving Time from Toronto: 1.5 hrs
Featured Wasaga Beach Members
Accommodation Hotels, Resorts & Inns
- Blue Mountain Chalets
- Chateau Ridge Condo
- Cranberry Golf Resort, The
- Tyrolean Village Resorts at Blue Mountain
- The Westin Trillium House, Blue Mountain
- Alton Lodges
Attractions in the Wasaga Beach Area
- Water skiing
- Sea-do watercrafts
Fishing Nottawasaga River to Georgian Bay
Fishing Nottawasaga River
Nottawasaga River FMZ 16 tributary map
File Format: PDF/Adobe Acrobat – Tributaries Map between Alliston and Wasaga Beach. Selected Fishing Regulations for Nottawasaga River,. Wasaga Beach, Ontario,. Fisheries Management Zone 16. Zone 16
Culture and History
Wasaga Beach Area Tourism Information
Official Town Web Site: Town of Wasaga Beach
Georgian Bay Area Travel and Tourism Information
Ontario road trips around Georgian Bay must include a Wasaga Beach stop. This is the world’s longest fresh water beach and is a great people watching spot in addition to swimming and sandy beach.
Tour Georgian Bay Resort destinations: Circle tour with a Georgian Bay road trips.