Mobile sign in image
Sign in

Staycation? More like slay-cation. You don't need to travel far to feel like you've landed on a sandy shoreline in the Caribbean. That's right, this gorgeous Ontario conservation area with a pebble beach, limestone bluffs, crystal clear waters, and more is the only dreamy destination you need.

Located in the beautiful Prince Edward County, Little Bluff Conservation Area is just under three hours from Toronto, making it the perfect spot for a spontaneous day trip out of the city.

You'll be feeling beachy in no time when you go for a dip in the bay. The water is so crystal clear you can practically see all the way to the bottom.

From the towering 20-metre high limestone bluffs you can soak in bird's-eye views of the blue-green waters below.

Throughout the 70-acre land, you'll find a variety of nature trails perfect for those who love hiking.

True adventurers will love searching for the abandoned remains of a grain storage and docking facility hidden in the area, as well.

So if you're looking for a place that's full of adventure, history and beach vibes, this might be the perfect spot.

Now grab your sunhats and SPF because it's beach time.



There are three hiking trails located within the conservation area, too, and they're all less than one kilometre long.

So you can easily convince your friend who hates hiking to tag along.

The shoreline here is actually a barrier beach that protects a small wetland from the rough waters of Prince Edward Bay, and it's the best spot to float your worries away.

You'll find tons of wildlife here including Canada geese, mallards, great blue herons, bitterns and Virginia rails.

And if you get a little snacky on your trip, there's also a sheltered picnic area that's perfect for feasting.

Just be sure to properly dispose of any litter when you're finished to keep the area clean and safe.

So, if you're looking for Caribbean coastal vibes without shelling out for airfare, we might have found your new favourite spot.

Little Bluff Conservation Area

Price: $5+ parking

When: Open daily

Address: 3625 County Rd. 13, Milford, ON

Why You Need To Go: This little slice of paradise is proof that you don't need to travel far to find out-of-this-world views.

Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your adventure.

Stay Informed
Get Toronto's latest and greatest stories every day straight to your inbox.

This Ontario Home For Sale Is Surrounded By A Lavender Dreamland & Is Right On The Water

It comes with a wine terrace and views of Lake Ontario. 😍💜

Imagine waking up to the smell of fresh lavender hanging in the air. This stunning Ontario home for sale has sprawling fields of these fragrant purple flowers, and it looks like pure heaven.

Located in Prince Edward County, the $3,875,000 farm, called Millefleurs, comes with a newly built home, barn and winery.

Keep Reading Show less

You can enjoy the fall views in the most relaxing way at this Muskoka chair tour in Ontario.

The View The Lakes Chair Tour will take you to 10 chairs hidden in picturesque spots around Muskoka. Locations include stunning vistas like Huckleberry Rock and Hardy Lake.

Keep Reading Show less

Niagara's Winter Festival of Lights is officially returning this year, and you can see the area completely lit up with 3 million dazzling lights.

Produced by the Ontario Power Generation, the annual event is celebrating its 39th year and is the largest free outdoor lights festival in Canada. This season, the event is nearly doubling in length and will run from November 13 to February 21.

Keep Reading Show less

You can step into a floral wonderland at this stunning flower festival coming to Niagara Falls for the first time ever.

Fleurs De Villes is running from September 24 to October 3, 2021, and it's transforming major landmarks and attractions with gorgeous displays.

Keep Reading Show less