07/14/2016 04:30 EDT | Updated 07/21/2016 02:59 EDT

The Best Beaches In Canada: 20 Gorgeous Beaches You Need To Visit

Yes, Canada does have beaches. And they're downright beautiful.

Although summer's here, Canadians will probably be navigating the outdoors with some caution. Will the weather cooperate long enough for one bike ride or a movie in the park? And surely summer will last long enough for a frolic at the beach, right? Right?

Well, it looks like the hot weather is here to stay so it's time to get that body to the beach already.

Whether you're on the beach-abundant coasts or in the land-locked centre of the country, there's an embarrassment of riches when it comes to beaches in Canada.

So we've put together a list of our top beaches, nation-wide. They all vary in what types of beaches they are and what you can do, but the common thread is that they're all gorgeous.

Check them out below:

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