We were looking for beaches in France and
came across your site - thought I would drop a line and let you
know that we have a nice on in Toronto on an island.
Enjoy - Barry and Jasmine
Following a successful 3 year Pilot
project for a Clothing-Optional (CO) beach at Hanlan's Point
Beach starting in 1999, City Council has approved permanent and
official Clothing Optional status for the south section of
Hanlan's Point Beach. Beach facilities available...Sand Box
with Beach toys, Water Games: Volleyball and Water Polo,
European 'LENGOTEKE or Swing Ball, Sand court Volleyball, French
Petanque game using steel balls and more! Available from the
"Information Table" north side of the Volleyball court.
From the East by Car...Travelling south on the Don
Valley Parkway - exit Sherbourne to the Lakeshore beneath the
Gardiner Expressway. Turn left at Yonge St. At Queens Quay, turn
left. At Cooper St., the second street, turn left. Go north to
the Parking Lot entrance on the right, just past the LCBO store.
($3-5 for parking) –
From the West by Car. Travelling east on the Queen
Elizabeth Way - exit Yonge St. to the Lakeshore. Continue past
Yonge St. to the second street. Turn right at Cooper St. Go to
Parking Lot entrance on your left and just north of the LCBO
retail store. Early birds pay only $3
By Subway ...Go to Union Station and then take the
Harbour Front Steetcar(Queens Quay) and exit at the very next
Go to Queens Quay at the foot of Bay Street, between Yonge
and York streets. Go behind the Harbour Castle Hotel to the
Toronto Islands ferry docks. Pay $5 and board the Hanlan's
Point Ferry (usually) at Gate 4. First weekend sailing leaves
at 8am. Last return sailing leaves Hanlan's Point dock at
11:15. Weekdays have a 9am start and 10:30 last return sailing.