The visitor numbers are in for an extremely popular beach that saw long lines and often reached capacity this summer.
The total number of day use visitors, for Sandbanks Provincial Park, from May 2016 to the end of September reached over 540,000, up 27% over 2015. The park recorded 225,000 camper nights and that’s a 4.7% increase over 2015.
Sandbanks Superintendent Robin Reilly.
October 2016 stats are not available yet.