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The Township of McNab/Braeside is a recreation lover’s paradise. White Lake, the Madawaska River, the Ottawa River and countless streams and creeks offer many opportunities for fishing, boating, swimming, canoeing/kayaking and rowing. Hikers and snowmobilers will enjoy the many walking and snowmobile trails in the area, and plans are under way to create more hiking trails.

Municipally owned facilities include:

  • maintained beaches at Burnstown and Braeside
  • recreational centres at Braeside and McNab
  • boat launches and docks at Burnstown Beach, Braeside (Red Pine Bay), Clay Bank Nature Park for Outdoor Learning, and Waba Cottage Museum & Gardens
  • parks
  • soccer facilities
  • ball diamonds

ParticipACTION Challenge | Township Bingo

The ParticipACTION Community Challenge, a national physical activity initiative that encourages Canadians to get active in search of Canada's Most Active Community. The Township will be running a Township Bingo Challenge with FREE EVENTS all...

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Boat Launch Parking

Parking passes are required at all Township Boat Launches from May 1 - October 31 any time you are towing a trailer. BOAT LAUNCHES ARE MONITORED ON A DAILY BASIS BY THE MUNICIPAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER. A TICKET WITH A FINE OF...