Wainfleet, Ontario is a farming community located on the north shore of Lake Erie. The township of Wainfleet encompasses an area of 215 sq kms, with over 9 kilometres of shoreline along Lake Erie as well as another 20 kilomtres of shoreline along the meandering Welland River.
Port Colborne and Welland lie to the east. Long Beach Provincial Park lies within the boundaries of the township, as well as the Wainfleet Bog Conservation Area.
The Wainfleet Wetlands and Quarry, located a short distance away along Quarry Road has hiking trails around a quarry lake and is a great spot to view fossils.