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Beaches & Parks in Prince Edward Island

Always close by

Dreaming of carefree play, sunsets, bird watching or stargazing? Discover the Island’s endless acres of green wide-open spaces at our provincial and national parks. Don’t you think it’s time to turn off the technology and get back to nature?

Here, you’re always close to a park with beautiful scenery, nature trails and interpretive programs. Eight of our provincial parks include campgrounds.

One of the best things about being on an island is being surrounded by pristine beaches that are ready to be explored. Whether you like to nap in the sun, splash in the water, build a sandcastle, enjoy a stroll or capture an unforgettable sunset, there's a perfect beach waiting for you.

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PEI National Park - North Rustico

Head to the North Rustico Beach for red cliffs and shoreline that contrasts with the blue ocean and...
Campground | Green Gables Shore

PEI National Park - Stanhope & Ross Lane

Stanhope Beach is wide and stretches up to 3 kilometres (km) in one direction along the Gulf Shore...
Campground | Green Gables Shore

Prince Edward Island National Park

Discover extensive walking trails, boardwalks and a paved multi-use trail for cycling. Meander...

Strathgartney Provincial Park

Strathgartney Provincial Park has some of the most scenic vistas of all the provincial parks. Nature...
Day Use Park | North Cape Coastal Drive

Union Corner Provincial Park

Enjoy beautiful views of the Northumberland Strait that make the perfect backdrop for sunset photos...


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Life at the Beach

A long-time Island beach lover shares her insights on how to pick the perfect PEI beach depending on the type of beach goer you are - beach walker? clam digger? swimmer?