Petawawa Point, located at the junction of the Petawawa and Ottawa rivers, is Petawawa's premiere waterfront park. Sandy beaches, stunning vistas, a free boat launch, kids play structure, volleyball court, canteen and accessible washroom facilities as well as canoe/kayak/stand up paddle board rentals are all available at "the Point" during the summer season. Check the rentals page for more details on rates to rent various paddle equipment.
Open for use from mid June (weekends only) and then from the beginning of July to the beginning of September (seven days a week). For summer questions and details call Petawawa Point at 613-687-2303.
The beach at Petawawa Point is not supervised and there are no lifeguards on duty.
The boat launch is a concrete launch fitting for small craft launching and comes complete with docking slips to ease your put-in and take-out needs.
Additional beach in the area:
Black Bear Beach - N45.55.350 W 077.17.035 located on Garrison Petawawa at 154 Lievin Road, Building CC-57 and open to the public. Black Bear Beach is accessible all year round but is used at your own risk. The site features a beach volleyball court, canteen and washroom services when open. They also offer lifeguards in the summer during posted hours. For more information, call 613-687-5511 ext. 4455.