If you’re looking for a vacation with a difference, why not go to a nudist resort and relax in your birthday suit? Canada is home to plenty of nudist and naturist resorts, where you can be free from the constraints of society, and of course, your clothes. We’ve rounded up the five best nudist resorts in Canada, from family-friendly destinations where you can embrace the au naturel lifestyle, through to adventures for couples and swingers:
1. Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park
The Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park is a family-friendly nudist vacation resort. Couples, groups of friends or families, can experience the values of a naturist vacation in a beautiful woodland setting in the wilderness in Ontario. The resort has forests with hiking trails, streams to paddle in, and a small lake where you can swim (all in the buff, of course). There are also saunas and whirlpool baths on site, where you can relax after a busy day of exploring. The idea behind the Bare Oaks resort is much more than just being free from clothes, it’s about embracing the philosophical, psychological and social benefits of being free from the constraints of clothes.
2. Sandy Bottoms Resort
Sandy Bottoms Resort is a couples-only naturist resort located in central Ontario. The resort, which is clothing-optional, is geared for adventurous couples and swingers, looking to have fun and meet like-minded couples. The resort is known to be beginner-friendly, meaning it’s not compulsory to bare all, however, it is expected. There are weekly activities and themed events for guests to mingle with one another. It’s a place where couples can go to indulge in fantasies, get an all over tan and relax. The resort has a beautiful private lake and sand beach where you can truly unwind.
3. Ponderosa Nature Resort
The Ponderosa Nature Resort is one of the top nudist destinations in Canada. It has an outdoor heated pool, meaning you can take an au naturel dip, an indoor pool, sauna, hotel facilities, a hot tub that can fit up to twenty people, and a clubhouse with a restaurant and bar. It’s also known for its fun activities, including nude volleyball tournaments and costume events. The resort is set within 100 acres of lush green grassland and has its own lake where you can swim on a hot day. The resort is located just an hour drive from Toronto.
4. Sunward Naturist Park
Sunward Naturist Park is a resort for nudist families, and couples and individuals who want to get off the beaten track and relax in natural surroundings. The resort offers camping with basic facilities and there are nearly 500 acres of forest and farmland to explore in the nude. Get ready to feel the warmth of the sun on every part of your body!
5. VanTan Nudist Club
If you’re looking for the chance to be truly at one with nature, the VanTan Nudist Club is the place for you. It’s situated on the lower slopes of Mount Fromme in Northern Vancouver, a beautiful and peaceful woodland setting. The resort is known as the perfect place to get completely off the grid; with solar composting toilets and a wood fire sauna and hot tub, you’ll be wanting to leave your phone (and clothes) at home, and really kick back and relax.