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Best Beaches in Rideau Lakes

Make a splash this summer at the beautiful beaches of Rideau Lakes! The Township operates a number of public parks and beaches throughout the area, along the stunning Rideau system.  Pack a picnic, grab a towel and get ready to cool off and enjoy the water views at the best local beaches. 


Lower Beverley Lake Park 

This sandy wade-in beach leads to a raft that is a favourite among locals around Delta. The beach at Lower Beverley Lake Park is free for walk-ins and $5.00 for a vehicle pass. While there, enjoy the play structures, walk the trail showcasing towering hemlocks, and even grab an ice cream, too! Explore the Village of Delta to see and "DO Delta" with help from the Delta day trip guide.

Lower Beverly Lake Park WebsiteLower Beverly Lake Park Website 


Portland Community Beach 

Small beach with big memories! This public beach located at 24 Water Street, Portland is open free of charge between 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. each summer.  While the Village of Portland is a boating destination set on Big Rideau Lake, no boats are allowed on the beach. Portland is home to cafes, restaurants, pizzerias and a great picnic area with a public gazebo. Explore where to eat, play and stay with the picnic guide to Portland.

 Portland Community Beach


Sand Lake Park

A great place to spend the day, Sand Lake Park at 345 Delong Road near Elgin, is equipped with a playground, trails, raft, covered pavilion and picnic area! It’s also home to the Rideau Lakes Day Camp in July and August. Discover more on where to eat, and things to see and do in Elgin with the new picnic guide.  There’s nothing like listening to the loons call while enjoying an evening dip in the Rideau.

Whether you’re a nature lover, water baby or sun worshipper, the beaches in Rideau Lakes are the perfect place to make the most out of summer!

Sand Lake Park Beach


Westport Lions Beach 

Pack up the family or round up some friends and head to the Westport Lions Beach at the edge of Sand Lake near Westport! This popular sandy beach is located at 63 Mountain Road, Westport.  With a gazebo, playgrounds, trails, sports fields and lots of green space, and occasional activities at the beach house, Westport Lions Beach is a great spot to spend a summer afternoon. Find out more on the Rideau Lakes beaches and park page.

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