Swimmingly in Haliburton County – sun-of-a-beach! – where can I swim?

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Sure, you can swim here. It's my fave beach in Haliburton County! No I will not give you directions! Why do you think there's only 7 people here? Because I - unlike the rest of this County! - can keep a secret! Heeeee! Photo by Lee Trevino.

Beach Postings In Haliburton County – Final
Updated: July 8, 2011

(HALIBURTON COUNTY) – The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit reports the following beach testing results for Haliburton County.

The information is current for the week of July 4, 2011, and is based on the most recent test results from the provincial lab in Peterborough for water samples taken from these beaches. The Health Unit advises local residents to note:

Beaches marked as ‘OPEN’ are considered within acceptable levels as set out in the Ontario government’s Beach Management Protocol.

Beaches marked ‘POSTED’ indicate bacterial levels in the water are higher than those considered acceptable as set out in the Ontario government’s Beach Management Protocol, making them unsafe for bathing.

Beaches listed as ‘PENDING’ indicate test results are not yet available. People can call the Health Unit or check back shortly for the most up-to-date results on these beaches.
N/A means beach results are Not Available

Algonquin Highlands Area
Dorset Parkette – OPEN

Stanhope Beach – OPEN

Hall’s Lake Beach (Township of Stanhope) – OPEN

Dysart Et Al Area
Eagle Lake – OPEN

Haliburton Lake South – OPEN

Indian Point – OPEN

Pine Lake – OPEN

Sandy Cove Beach – OPEN

Highlands East Area
Gooderham Beach – OPEN

Paudash Lake – OPEN

Lake Wilbermere Beach – OPEN

Minden Hills Area
Bisset Beach – OPEN

Little Horseshoe Lake – OPEN

Twelve Mile Lake – OPEN

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