Camping Policies

Wilderness_Camping-imageAlcohol/Firearms/Fireworks – alcoholic beverages shall be confined to your campsite – no alcohol consumption under 19 years of age – use of illegal drugs and cannibis, even though it is legal in Ontario, are not permitted anywhere on Park property – Firearms, slingshots, air rifles, fireworks (including Chinese Lanterns)are NOT permitted in the Park

Beach/Playground/Docks – no children under 13 allowed at playground or beach unsupervised by an adult or a sibling 16 or older at any time – no one allowed on our docks or on any boat docked there unless you have brought your own boat or rented a boat/slip- swimming or fishing from the docks is not permitted

Campfires – campfires are permitted after 6:00 p.m. unless there is a fire ban (check with Management) and must be in fire ring provided only – do not relocate any fire rings – all fires must be completely out before retiring – NO wood permitted to be brought into the Park – wood may be purchased at the Office – no cutting of brush or trees for fire wood.

Campsite – rates are based on one family per site (2 adults over 25 and 2 children under 18) – fees apply to any additional persons – one accommodation per site – an additional small tent for children may be allowed on Management approval – children must return to their family’s campsite by 9:00 p.m. unless accompanied by an adult

Check-in/Check-out – check-in time is between 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. (before dark).  Check-out is 12:00 noon – please do not begin dismantling your site until after 8:00 a.m.  Campers wishing to stay beyond the check-out time must confirm with Management first and a “stay for the day” rate may apply

Damages – you are responsible for any damages – no carving into picnic table provided – no nails to be put in any trees – no cutting trees or branches for any reason, including fire starting

Fish Cleaning – No fish cleaning at your campsite – fish cleaning station is at waterfront by boat shed – please wash the station down after use – do not leave any guts in garbage at fish cleaning station – all waste to be tied in garbage bags and put in freezer provided in tractor shed by garbage facility – fishing from our docks is not permitted

Garbage/Recycle – you are responsible for the removal of garbage at the end of your stay – a large black garbage bin located by the gas pump and is for FOOD WASTE ONLY – all other garbage, please take home with you – all garbage is to be securely placed in garbage bags (no plastic shopping bags if possible please) prior to being placed in the garbage bin – recyclable items (no batteries/propane bottles, etc.) are to be taken to Recycle bins by the garbage facility – no sorting is required other than alcohol/beer containers – separate bins are available for those items

Guests/Visitors – campers might be permitted to have day guests/visitors but only with prior permission from Management and number will be limited – no overnight stays – all guest/visitors must register at the Office prior to visiting your campsite – day fees and parking fees apply to all guests/visitors – all guests/visitors must leave the park by 9:00 p.m. and may not arrive before 9:00 a.m. – OUTSIDE GUESTS TO REGISTERED CAMPERS ARE PERMITTED BY PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY

Indemnity – all persons attending Duins Pineridge Resort is required to sign a Waiver –campers are responsible for their family/guests activities at all times – Duins Pineridge Resort has no responsibility for any person or persons using the campsite and surrounding grounds for loss or injury to their person or property, whether loss through fire, theft, collision or vandalism including all items your campsite on Duins Pineridge Resort property (ATVs, snowmobiles, boats, trailers for these vehicles, automobiles, etc.)

Motorized Vehicles/ATV’s – ATV’s may only be driven by the insured owner – riding with two people on an ATV is not permitted unless the ATV is a factory-made two-up vehicle – riding with a passenger in front of the driver is not permitted – your guests are not permitted to drive your ATV – ATV’s are not permitted to be driven through the Park but may be driven from your campsite to the road in order to access trails – all operators of vehicles/ATV’s must have a valid drivers license and all vehicles/ATV’s must be plated and insured – maximum driving speed is 10km/hr – operating these vehicles/ATV’s prior to 9:00 a.m. and after 9:00 p.m. is not permitted on Park property

Pedal Boat/Canoe/Paddle Board/Aluminum Boat Rentals – canoes, paddle boards and pedal boats are available for rent – customers need to bring their own life-jackets – check with Management for availability – aluminum boat rentals are also available for campers holding a valid Pleasure Craft Operator Card, check with Management for availability

Pets – pets are welcome but must be registered and approved by Management prior to camping (to a max. of 2) – proof of current rabies vaccination is required for all pets – we do not allow hyper-active or aggressive dog breeds (pitbulls/american bulldogs/rottweilers/dobermans) – dogs must be on a leash and under control at all times – stoop and scoop rule in effect at all times – DO NOT put scoop bags in cigarette bins located throughout the Park, use garbages only – no continuous barking or dog and owners will be required to leave without refund – ABSOLUTELY NO PETS permitted on our beach or in playground areas unless on a leash for the safety of the children in our Park – pets are permitted in the water to the left side of our dock system only – they are not permitted in the water to the right side of the dock system (our swimming area) at any time – absolutely no pet to be left unattended at your campsite

Policies – any violation of these camping policies or violations that disrupt the peace, safety and enjoyment of others, including Management, is cause for expulsion without notice, refund or credit

Quiet Time – in consideration of other guests and neighbours, music must be played softly at all times including daytime– no excessive noise after 11:00 p.m. or before 8:00 a.m. – all music must be off by 11:00 p.m. and lights out by 1:00 a.m., including fires – no foul or vulgar language anywhere on the property please – no check-ins to your campsite after 9:00 p.m.

Shower/Washroom/Sanitation Facility – this is a privilege service – please keep this area tidy – no children unattended in this facility  – no pets allowed in this facility – please keep showers short – showers are for sanitary showers only and not for rinsing from the beach – use water tap at your campsite for this purpose – ABSOLUTELY no wipes of any kind in toilets, including Clorox/Lysol-type cleaning wipes – toilet paper only in toilets – for feminine products please use bin provided – PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS FACILITY IS ONLY OPEN BETWEEN 9 AM AND 9 PM – we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause but we live in this facility and do not want it unsecure at night

Smoking – no dropping of cigarette butts anywhere at your site (use your fire pit) or elsewhere on park property – a charge of $250.00 will be applied to credit card if clean-up of your campsite is required

We reserve the right to limit the number of persons per campsite and to terminate a reservation at any time – a reservation is a firm contract. Rates are subject to change without notice and there are no refunds for late arrivals or early departures, for any reason.
*NOTE* these policies are for the overnight campers only – our Seasonal Site Holders receive a comprehensive Contract package which contains the policies for that area of the park.

Thank you and enjoy your stay!!