Colchester Beach

Why hit the beach in Colchester?

 

Located on Lake Erie's north shore, this beach is sure to be a hit for the whole family. Beautifully groomed and located in the part of Ontario's Southwest with the longest summer, Colchester beach is your spot to relax in the sand and make some fun summer memories.

This beach also features accessibility mats for ease of use.

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Who will love it?

FAMILIES

A great sandy beach and located next a fun playground as well as a splash pad, the kids will love this beach

BOATERS & ANGLERS

Colchester Harbour Marina at the beach is certified Blue Flag marina, meeting strict international standards for cleanliness, and environmental standards. The nearby waters are famous for walleye fishing so anglers love it.

VOLLEYBALL FANS

Get active with the family on the beach volleyball court right on the beach.

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