Based on the success of the 2013 trip to France, we decided to do it again! But by popular request, we are now offering more flexibility. This year you have the option 1 or 2 weeks at the CHM Montalivet and an additional trip to Paris is also an option. Airfare is no longer included to allow for multiple departure points and to give you more flexibility. (e.g. some people want to use frequent flyer points to get there) The trip is once again being organized by one of our members, Pauline from While the modern naturist movement is generally accepted to have startedRead More →

Many people have expressed interest in the group trip to France. Since the interest appears to be there but the commitment hasn’t been made, we’ve extended the deadline to March 22nd. We have enough people for the trip to go ahead. But there are still a few spaces left. This will be the last extension as we need to commit to a final number for the accommodations. This is a very affordable vacation! 10 days in France visiting both the Bordeaux region and Paris during Bastille Day. Details at: Departures have been organized from the airports in Toronto and Montréal. However, you can join us fromRead More →

Maclean’s Magazine (Canada’s national weekly current affairs magazine) February 6, 2013 by Alan Parker 3,000 passengers and lots of sunscreen on largest naked cruise in history Sometime in the late afternoon on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 — an hour or so after the cruise ship Carnival Freedom leaves its home port of Fort Lauderdale, Florida — the ship’s captain will make an announcement on the ship’s public address system. The captain’s message will go something like this: “Ladies and gentlemen, we are now in international waters. Please feel free to disrobe.” And with that, approximately 3,000 passengers aboard the Carnival Freedom will doff duds andRead More →

This year, Bare Oaks Family Naturist Park is introducing a new event: a group trip to France! We have partnered with one of our members, Pauline from, to organize a fun and affordable naturist vacation to France. While the modern naturist movement is generally accepted to have started in Germany, it was France that perfected the large scale naturist resort. The combination of warm southern France, beaches on the ocean, and the French passion for vacationing naturally combined to create massive naturist resorts. The oldest of these resorts is the Centre Helio Marin Montalivet – best known as the CHM Montalivet. With over 3,000Read More →

This coming Saturday (Victoria Day long weekend) there will be a presentation on Cambium, a new naturist village being developed on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. The presentation will be held in the New Forest Room (downstairs in the clubhouse) at 5pm. Here’s the description provided by the representative: An evening of Discovery.  Join us for an informative session about a new naturist development in the Dominican Republic.  Cambium representative, Samantha Gruen, will be at Bare Oaks on Saturday, May 19th @ 5:00pm to delight you with news about Cambium and some great purchasing opportunities. Please note that this presentation is being done byRead More →

Pauline, a Bare Oaks member, is also a registered travel agent. While most of her business caters to textiles, she has started a new division that specializes in naturist travel: She recently sent us the following note about her most recent deal:  is proud to announce that is has signed a contract with N Resort (an all inclusive, all au naturel resort) in Trelawny, Jamaica to provide the lowest rates in the Canadian marketplace. As part of this amazing association, will be hosting, what we hope will become, an Annual JAMAICANADIAN Celebration at N Resort from May 5 – 12, 2012.  DuringRead More →