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​​​Parking – Winter Recreational Activities

​​​​Please note the following new parking restriction:

Parking and Traffic By-law No. 2021-005 is now in effect between December 1st through to April 1st of the following year.  No person shall park a vehicle on any Township road or municipal lot​​ between 2:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

​The Township has parking lots that provide off-road parking close to Lake Simcoe, being Bayview Memorial Park,​ and the Line 9 Boat Launch. These parking lots offer free parking. 

In recognition of the winter recreational benefits enjoyed by people using Lake Simcoe, parking along specific roads is permitted for winter recreational activities on Lake Simcoe. To assist individuals looking to park along Township roads, while enjoying Lake Simcoe in the winter, click on the attached link for maps outlining the permitted parking areas for winter recreational activities.

Parking Permitted for Winter

Parking is permitted for recreational purposes between December 1st, through to April 1st, of the following year, along the roadways of the locations identified below.  Any vehicle parked within the locations identified shall not be deemed to be interfering with winter road maintenance.  

Please note: No person shall park a vehicle on any Township road or municipal lot between 2:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.​

View Parking and Traffic By-law No. 2021-005 here​. 

Location, side of road and limits to winter parking with maps. Click on road name to display map.
Highway Side of Road From - To
5/6 SideroadEast Side50 metres north of Ridge Road West to the Rail Trail
Black Forest LaneNorth Side140 metres from the intersection of Ridge Road West and Black Forest Lane to the cul-de-sac
Lakeshore Road EastNorth Side125 metres east of Line 12 South to 125 metres west of Line 13 South
Lakeshore Road WestNorth Side470 metres west of Line 7 South, westerly for a distance of 930 metres
Line 6 SouthEast SideLakeshore Road West to Lake Simcoe
Line 7 South​210 metres north of Lake Simcoe to 15 metres south of the Rail Trail
Line 11 SouthEast SideHawkestone Wharf Gate northerly 150 metres
Line 12 SouthEast Side125 metres north of Lakeshore Road East to 15 metres south of the Rail Trail
Line 14 SouthEast SideFrom 50 metres north of Lakeshore Road for a distance of 528 metres.
Woodland DriveNorth Side125 metres east of Line 15 South, easterly for a distance of 150 metres