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Friends of Sandbanks Park

Working with the Park to make it an even better place to visit

Note: The Friends of Sandbanks do not make reservations for camspites!

Please use the Park Reservation site for all campsite bookings.

The Woodyard

Canoes at Woodyard Image 17-7242; Canoes waiting to be rented! Photo: John A. Brebner


The Woodyard, is located on the north shore of the Outlet River, and may be accessed from the main road running parallel to Outlet Beach. Watch for the sign on the east side of the road just before the bridge over the Outlet River. (map below)

Hours of operation: June 21 - September 2, daily from 10h00 to 20h00. Before and after those dates, firewood may be purchased from Currah's Park Store.

Sandbanks particpates in the Tackle Share Program where children and adults new to angling can sign out a rod and reel as well as an assortment of fishing tackle.

Fishing at the Woodyard Image 17-8030; Fishing fun for all ages! Photo: John A. Brebner

Wood Yard Prices

Firewood $7.50
Kindling $5.50
Worms $8.95

Boat Rentals

Paddleboard, one hour $12.00
Canoe/Kayak, one hour $13.00
Tandem Kayak, one hour $16.75
Canoe/Kayak/Paddleboard, two hours $22.50
Canoe/Kayak/Paddleboard, four hours $26.75
Canoe/Kayak/Paddleboard, 24 hours $43.00

Items Available for Loan

$30.00 deposit required

  • Beach wheelchairs
  • Life jackets (if you have your own boat)
  • Fishing Supplies; tackle, fishing rod and reel
  • Personal Flotation Devices

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