The Top 6 Campfire Alternatives (While under a fire ban)

We all love hot dry summers here at Sauble Beach, Ontario Canada.  There is nothing better than camping and hanging at the beach with friends along Lake Huron. But sometimes all that sunny weather comes with a risk – the risk of forest fires. When the local fire chief imposes a fire ban on the…

The Ultimate White Sands Camper’s Christmas List

Hello to all our little camper elves out there.  May your upcoming holiday season be filled with memories of the campfire cup flip, beersbie, and way way too many reruns of the movie Elf. We want to say a huge thanks to all of our loyal WS campers who helped us celebrate Canada’s big birthday…

Why Labour Day Weekend is the Best Time to Camp at Sauble Beach

The final long weekend of the summer is upon us in a few short days. Before real life kicks in and it’s back to the books, it’s time to plan one last hurrah. If you and your friends are still trying to figure out what you’re going to do to celebrate this final weekend, don’t…

The Top 5 Restaurants in Sauble Beach that will cure any Hangover

We at White Sands Campground like to have fun. After a late night of lawn games, bursting out into random song and conga lines around the campfire; waking up with a hangover in a tent that has conveniently turned into a sauna from the morning sun is the last thing you want to experience. Sometimes…

Why Humans Camp

The act of camping has been around since the dawn of time.  Cowboys camped, early explorers camped, mountain Sherpas camped and here in North America, long before the Europeans, the First Nations people lived inside structures they made with materials they found in the wild.  Its only when we as people started to spend time…

Top 10 Canadian Traditions at Sauble Beach

Being Canadian means different things to different people, and at Sauble Beach we like to all come together to celebrate and pay tribute to what it means to be part of this great Country. There is no better way to ring in this special holiday than at the beach, so dust off that Trivial Pursuit,…

Top 10 Long Weekend Lawn Games

Let’s face it; we Canadians are one hardy bunch.  So when it comes to summer, we need to capitalize on the warm sunshine and get outside, a lot.  Enter the importance of the Yard Game….you might know them as Lawn or Beach Games.  Go way back, and you might remember one particular insanely fun game…