Toronto Central Islands and Ward's Island Park beach, Ontario, Canada, aerial view from top at sunny greenery and sandy coast with boats, people swimming at summer. Popular tourist location.

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Ward's Island Beach

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Arguably the prettiest beach on the Toronto Islands, this is a long, curving shoreline with tawny sand and views of boats sailing past. Lifeguards are on duty from 11:30am to 6:30pm daily (May to September). It's on the south side of Ward's Island.

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