Category: History of The Bend


Beach O Pines in Grand Bend is Where the Rich Relax

Beach O’ Pines is a gated community of gorgeous cottages and lakefront property located just south of Grand Bend.


16 Of The Best Grand Bend Summers Ever!

Sun, sand, picnics, plastic pails, flirting and friends…  These are the things that the perfect Grand Bend summer is made of! Take a tip from these vintage photos and do it up right this Canada Day weekend.


The Grand Bend Strip

Whether you are strutting or cruising there is no better place to be seen in the summertime than “The Strip”. It leads you right to the beach.


Grand Bend Beach

“Don’t grow up too quickly, lest you forget how much you love the beach.” — Michelle Held Our photo history of Grand Bend continues by paying tribute to the best attraction of all, the surf and sand.


The Boys of Summer

Why do guys really go to the beach? For the girls. Our photo history of Grand Bend continues with a tribute to the fellas. Questionable decisions always lead to good stories.


Grand Bend Girls

We’re starting off our visual history of Grand Bend with “The Girls of Grand Bend”. And, as you can see, girls and “The Bend” go together like … peanut butter and jam … peas and carrots … monkeys and bananas …


Grand Bend Ontario

‘Florida North’, ‘GB’, ‘The Bend’, call it what you like Grand Bend, Ontario is a hot-spot for summer fun.