No cottage invitation for the August long weekend? Take matters into
your own hands with a day trip to the Sandbanks.
Where? Prince Edward County, just over two hours from downtown Toronto.
Check out our suggested summer
tracks for your road trip mix.
Why? Idyllic beaches, white sand dunes, and cool fresh water. Popular
with families but not totally overrun with children.
How Much? Daily
fees range from $10-$18.
Bring: The usualpicnic, Frisbee, umbrella, trashy mags and SPF 30. Pick
up some fresh fruit from the roadside stalls along the way.
Sandbanks Provincial Park (open year round), www.ontarioparks.com