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Highland Glen Conservation Area

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Address: 5046 Lakeshore Rd, Brights Grove, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
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good beach & views

a short 20 min. drive from Sarnia Ont with a good beach on Lake Huron & grassed picnic areas. Usually not very busy as it's somewhat of a 'hidden secret'.

Reviewed 18 March 2017
Wayne H
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Sarnia, Canada
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Sarnia, Canada
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

a short 20 min. drive from Sarnia Ont with a good beach on Lake Huron & grassed picnic areas. Usually not very busy as it's somewhat of a 'hidden secret'.

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Thank Wayne H
Ontario, Canada
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104 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We stopped here for lunch just to walk along the lake. I know they're going for letting nature go on her own these days but the fishy smell at the beach was awful. You had to walk down the beach a ways to get away from it. The beach is sandy, looked a little deep for children to swim. Looks... More 

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Thank Anne O
Sarnia, Ontario
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66 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

An update from my post of September 30, 2014. Not much has changed and that is good. Noted that several photos posted by Bianca_Dr are not from the Highland Glen area. There is a boat launch, free until Spring of 2017 but no surfboard rentals or stairs showing going down to the beach. We enjoyed a picnic here on November... More 

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Thank OneGypsy
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Good swimming ,lots of trees almost looks abit like Canadian Shield if you have a little imagination,so that's a plus.

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Thank Mark v
Camlachie, Canada
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Playing in the sand on the beach, putting your boat in the lake, picnic area, skiing, we have lots of fun here.

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Thank nancy4938
Detroit, Michigan
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405 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

this place has a really nice beach, one of the nicest I have been too on Lake Huron, love this place

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Thank SeanTravelz
Sarnia, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Nice quite type beach but getting popular now.. clean safe for the kids.. usually go there ant eat lucnh

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Thank James R
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Awesome beach. Odd parking, not much else there. Picnic area and outhouse available. Not the greatest for small children unless you are only there to swim.

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Thank Martina S
Whitchurch-Stouffville
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

The water is so clear and nice to swim in, its perfect for sitting on the beach and theres lots of shade for the sun and water haters. I love spending the whole day here its awesome.

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Sarnia, Ontario
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2015

There is no doubt that this is a beautiful view on Lake Huron from a great vantage point up on the cliff. It is worth stopping in to see on your way to or from somewhere else. We sat, had a picnic, took a little walk and left. For boaters there is a boat launch but I have no knowledge... More 

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