Ontario Attractions & Things To Do

Attractions, activities and experience in Ontario are always a fun addition to any day trip or vacation. Ontario has some of the most important attractions and historical sites in Canada and beyond that, something to do in every season.

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Blue Mountain Village Mill Pond Fun

There is ALWAYS something to do at BLUE!

The Blue Mountain Village is located in the Town of the Blue Mountains, nestled between the charming communities of Collingwood and Thornbury, at the foot of Ontario’s largest mountain resort, Blue Mountain.  The Village offers a vibrant social and cultural scene combining unique attractions, dining and shopping experiences. There is ALWAYS something to do at BLUE including five hotels, over 50 unique shops and restaurants, year round award winning Festivals and Events plus Activity Central to book your hiking, biking, caving, climbing, spa, Apple Pie Trail adventures and more!

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Amaze at the natural beauty of Muskoka and Georgian Bay by float plane!

Let Georgian Bay Airways make your vacation a memorable experience. We provide many services with our legendary float planes including sightseeing tours and flying adventures.

Looking for a unique dining experience? Let us whisk you away to a lakeside restaurant on a “Fly & Dine”! We  have many options to chose from including: World Famous Henry’s Fish Restaurant.

View Parry Island and Georgian Bay on a 25 minute tour for $115 +hst per adult or see the 30,000 Islands on a 35 minute flight for $152 +hst per adult.

Spend a day enjoying one of our fly-in adventures: Fly-In Fishing day trips, “Fly & Ride” ATV Adventure or “Fly & Hike” to a remote Georgian Bay Island.

Skip the traffic and arrive in style, charter us to fly you from your local airport directly to your dock in cottage country.

Relax at our waterfront, and enjoy our new restaurant or ice cream parlour & coffee shop, while watching the float planes come and go.

We’d love to take you flying. Will it be our dock, or yours?

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Island Queen Cruises - Parry Sound

There are over 30,000 islands and over 100,000 shoals on Georgian Bay.  Each island has its own character ranging from bare rock to lush forests and the further from mainland the more rugged and barren the islands become.  Join us aboard the 550-passenger Island Queen or our new 40-passenger Islander as we explore these fascinating islands which make up the UNESCO-designated Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve.  The Island Queen departs daily for two and three-hour sightseeing cruises among the islands while the smaller Islander departs daily for scenic tours to island restaurants for lunch and tours to Huckleberry Island for guided walks and of course, a swim at our very own secluded natural beach.  Both boats depart and return to Parry Sound.  Join us this summer for a trip you’ll never forget!  Book today!

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Address:

30,000 Island Cruise Lines
9 Bay Street
Parry Sound, ON  P2A 1S4

Telephone:

(705) 746-2311

Toll Free:

1-800-506-2628

https://islandqueencruise.com

info@islandqueencruise.com

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King’s Wharf Theatre Starburst icon representing membership level: Gold+

King's Wharf Theatre

Nestled within Discovery Harbour on the shores of Georgian Bay in Penetanguishene, the King’s Wharf Theatre is flanked by majestic tall ships and the historic buildings of a 19th century British naval and military base. Only a 40-minute drive from Barrie and Orillia, the picturesque area offers myriad attractions to explore including such treasures as Sainte-Marie among the Hurons.

While in the area, explore the communities of Penetanguishene and Midland, which offer unique shops and dining establishments.

When visiting the King’s Wharf Theatre, skip the line at intermission and pre-order your refreshments upon arrival. They will be waiting for you at a pre-determined spot, ready for your enjoyment. Don’t forget to bring your toonie for our famous 50/50 draw!

2019 Season at King’s Wharf Theatre

Special Presentations: 
American Icons – April 10
Green River Revival  – May 4

Jack & the Beanstalk: The Panto  June 5 – June 22
Glory June 26 to July 6
Beauty & The Beast July 11 to August 10
Shear Madness August 14 to August 31

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Muskoka Tourism

Muskoka’s Must-Do Experiences

There are so many exceptional experiences just waiting to be discovered in Muskoka. Historically known for its stunning beauty, crystal clear waters and awe-inspiring sunsets, Muskoka has become so much more than just a pretty place.

We are proud to present our Muskoka Signature Experience collection to you, a collection of the best of the best in Muskoka. The collection captures the essence of Muskoka, showcasing its rich heritage on the water, blooming arts scene, trendy culinary hot spots, exceptionally talented concert acts, historic live theatre, fun family attractions, and unparalleled sense of adventure.

Find your fun from this collection, and enjoy Muskoka at its finest!

 

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Address:

Highway 11 North
(Visitor Centre)
Kilworthy, ON  P0E 1G0

Telephone:

705-689-0660

Toll Free:

1-800-267-9700

www.discovermuskoka.ca

info@muskokatourism.ca

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Ontario’s Lake Country Starburst icon representing membership level: Gold+

Ontario's Lake Country summer activities

Experience Ontario’s Lake Country – Orillia and area’s four season playground in Simcoe County! Come and visit Ontario’s Lake Country for some fantastic paddling opportunities, boating along our scenic waterways, cycling opportunities for everyone and plethora of other great recreation activities and accommodation packages to discover.

Ontario’s Lake Country has developed some amazing paddling routes that are perfect for your canoe, kayak or SUP adventures. There are local paddling outfitters who provide rentals, lessons, deliveries, sales and more that are happy to welcome visitors to the region. Pick up a copy of the Paddling Guide with detailed route information or visit our website to see videos and photos of the routes and what you can expect. Visit some of our local parks, where outfitters are available onsite. Make a day, a weekend or a week trip out of experiencing our waterways.

Located on the shores of Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching connected through the Trent Severn Waterway Ontario’s Lake Country is a great boating destination. Bring your own boat, rent one from a local marina or travel around the waterways on the Island Princess. Ontario’s Lake Country is also known as a hot spot for fishing with some great events or peaceful spots to cast a line.  Be sure to include a visit to the Port of Orillia and Couchiching Beach Park which is connected to Downtown Orillia for some great dinning and shopping options.

We are also home to some fantastic cycling routes including waterfront and rail trails, scenic or challenging road routes to thrill seeking mountain biking. Ontario’s Lake Country has become a cycling mecca with some great stay and cycle packages that incorporate the Cycle Simcoe routes found throughout the region. We welcome families, couples, friends and groups to discover these routes and enjoy multiple days on various cycling routes in the area. Bring your bike or look to one of our local businesses to help you with renting, fixing or purchasing the right bike for your needs. We invite you to come and travel our routes, trails and roads.

Make Ontario’s Lake Country your next getaway destination for fun and adventurous outdoor activities.

Santa’s Village – Muskoka’s Theme Park Starburst icon representing membership level: Gold+

Santa's Village Muskoka's Theme Park

Santa’s Village
Santa’s Village is Muskoka’s theme park! We offer a wide variety of rides, games and activities guaranteed to provide family fun for all. You can ride our two exciting roller coasters, captain pirate paddle boats, soar to new heights on the balloon tower, take a turn on one of our two carousels, cool off in our gorgeous splash pad, take a thrilling ride on Santa’s Summer Sleigh on the Muskoka River and more! There are unlimited ways to create lasting family memories in the heart of beautiful Muskoka at this one of a kind park.

Visit www.santasvillage.ca for all the details, to plan your stay and to join our Nice List to get all our upcoming offers and events right to your inbox! You can also make a vacation out of it and Stay & Play as a family right across the street at Whispering Pines!

Santa’s Whispering Pines Campground
Voted Best Campground in Muskoka three years in a row! Stay in one of our new cottages, try our yurts, or bring your own tent, camper or RV. You can enjoy family programs every evening including supper with Santa every Wednesday!

Sportsland
Right within Santa’s Village theme park the older kids can enjoy Go-Karts, Bungee-Trampoline, Lazer Tag, Mini-Golf, Batting Cages and the Arcade! There are also two immersive games – challenge your friends or family to a simulated bowling or soccer game!

Muskoka Zip Lines & Aerial Park
Muskoka is soaring to new heights with Muskoka Zip Lines and Aerial park. Ride 7 zip lines for close to 1000′ of heart pounding adventure, or find your adventure in the Aerial park with 34 games over 2 heights to challenge you! Looking for a taste of the extreme? The Jump Tower is waiting for you. We’re sure you’ll find exactly the excitement you’re looking for!

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Address:

1624 Golden Beach Road
Bracebridge, ON  P1L 1W8

Telephone:

(705) 645-2512

www.santasvillage.ca

information@santasvillage.ca

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Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

A designated Canadian Signature Experience. Explore a self-guided trail of caves, caverns and crevasses carved millions of years ago by glacial ice, and savour the breathtaking lookouts from the highest point of the Niagara Escarpment, set in one of Canada’s six UNESCO biosphere reserves. Learn about the First Nations’ Huron Petun tribe as you discover the mysterious places and hidden natural fortress which sheltered the native people from their enemies.  Venture over Southern Ontario’s longest 420ft. Suspension Footbridge which offers spectacular views of Georgian Bay and surrounding countryside. Take a ride on the Thunderbird Twin Zip Line or reserve a spot on the guided Eco Adventure Tour featuring treetop canopy walking and ziplining through forest and escarpment.  Hitch a ride on Rocky the train, and enjoy the additional features such as: children’s adventure playground, pan for gemstones, mini golf, trout pond, picnic areas, snack bar and gift shop. Please, no pets and running or hiking shoes are required. Warm season activities are available from May to October.

MAY – OCTOBER

SCENIC CAVES PARK ADMISSION All day access to caves, suspension bridge
MINI GOLF ADD ON One round of 18 hole mini golf.
GEMSTONE MINING ADD ON One gemstone mining bag.
THUNDERBIRD TWIN ZIPLINE PACKAGE All day access to caves, suspension bridge and one Twin Zipline Ride. 
ECO ADVENTURE TOUR 3 hour guided tour includes suspension bridge, treetop walk, 300′ forest zipline, hike most of the caves and 1000′ escarpment zipline. Reservations are required.

DECEMBER – MARCH

SCENIC CAVES NORDIC CENTRE  Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing

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Address:

260/280 Scenic Caves Road
Blue Mountains, ON  L9Y 0P2

Telephone:

(705) 446-0256

www.sceniccaves.com

info@sceniccaves.com

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Taboo Muskoka Resort & Golf Starburst icon representing membership level: Gold+

Taboo Muskoka Golf Resort

As soon as you arrive at the first tee at Taboo, you understand what makes this golf course and Muskoka a must-play destination.

The rugged and vibrant Canadian Shield landscape is a big part of what makes golf here truly special, including graceful white pines, mature red oaks and bold, and pink granite outcroppings. However, golf at Taboo is about far more than the 300 acres of dramatic forest scenery found along this par 71 Ron Garl design.

Here at Taboo, 15-minute tee time intervals create that feeling of private club play surrounded by all the facilities of an extensive public resort. Taboo golf now includes unlimited day-of-round play. Detailed personal attention to our guests and our course conditions are a constant priority.

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Address:

1209 Muskoka Beach Road
Gravenhurst, ON  P1P 1R1

Telephone:

(705) 687-2233

Toll Free:

1-800-461-0236

www.taboomuskoka.com

info@taboomuskoka.com

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Glassblowing experience with Yours Outdoors

Experience the stunning nature, awe inspiring art, fascinating history, fine folk, and warm hospitality of Haliburton County. Yours Outdoors experience packages offer a rich variety of experiential, informative, active, and entertaining activities led by professional guides and involving local experts, naturalists, artisans, and personalities..

Choose your outdoor experience

… by the season

Winter Packages | Spring Packages | Summer Packages | Fall Packages

…by your interest

Active | Art | Culinary | Geology | Heritage | Nature

Packages are scheduled year-round or by request. Check the calendar for upcoming experiences.

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Blue Mountain Resort - spring and summer activities

Blue Mountain is Ontario’s only four season mountain village resort. Get away to year-round excitement for the entire family. Visit us in the winter months for skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing or skating. There are plenty of apres activities and over 50 unique restaurants and shops to explore. If you enjoy travelling in the summer, the escarpment is full of adventure with biking, hiking and an entire mountain of on hill attractions like the Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster, Ropes Courses, Cascade Putting Course, Wind Rider Triple Zips and more. The resort features 900+ accommodation units ranging from hotel rooms to the suites at the Westin Trillium House, Blue Mountain.

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Address:

190 Gord Canning Drive
Blue Mountains, ON  L9Y 3Z2

Telephone:

705-445-0231

Toll Free:

877-445-0231

BlueMountain.ca

mail@bluemountain.ca

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Algonquin Park Wildlife Research Station

Since its inception in 1944, the WRS has been providing access and logistical support for University and government researchers from Ontario and across North America. The WRS is situated on Lake Sasajewun in Algonquin Provincial Park and operates as a non-for-profit organization.

The AWRS’s Tim Winegard in partnership with Tapley Nature Trail’s renowned naturalist, expedition guide and photographer Robin Tapley and Jamie Giardini have developed new programs to highlight wildlife research in Algonquin Park. Programs will focus on developing an understanding of wildlife life-history strategies (biology, ecology, and behaviour) and how this can benefit ones photographic, naturalist, or other outdoor pursuits.

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Address:

Whitney, ON  K0J 2M0

Telephone:

(705) 633 - 5621

www.algonquinwrs.ca

wrs@vianet.ca

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Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve Ltd Starburst icon representing membership level: Silver

Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Preserve Ltd.

Haliburton Forest is an unusual company. It is an outdoor lover’s paradise and a wood lover’s dream. It is a research facility and an education centre. It is a property where members of our community make their livelihoods, and thousands of visitors make their day. Haliburton Forest is 100,000 acres, 100 lakes, and millions of trees, and it is home to countless creatures. Above all, and always, it is a sustainably managed forest.

The Ecotourism business includes dogsledding, snowmobiling, Canopy Tours, the Wolf Centre, Group Experiences, camping, accommodations, and many day uses. Our Ecotourism business is consistently recognized as one of the premiere destinations in Canada for wilderness adventures, and has been kindly described as “remarkable, “quirky and charming,” and “breath-taking.”

Activities include:

Winter: Wolf Centre, Dog Sledding, Ice Fishing, Snowmobiling

Spring: Wolf Centre, Lake Trout Fishing, Hiking, Canopy Tours

Summer: Wolf Centre, Mountain Biking, Bass Fishing, Hiking, Canopy Tours, Camping, Corporate Retreats

Fall: Wolf Centre, Mountain Biking, Lake Trout Fishing, Canopy Tours, , Camping, Guided Experiences, Corporate Retreats

Stay Overnight! Cottages/Cabins and camping available.

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Address:

1095 Redkenn Road
Haliburton, ON  K0M 1S0

Toll Free:

1-800-631-2198

www.haliburtonforest.com

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Travelling Chicken - Ontario Travel Packages

Travelling Chicken aims to redefine small group travel. When you travel with us, you are travelling among friends, all while supporting local. Meet great people, learn new things, and soak up authentic local experiences.

We organize adventure and sightseeing tours in Ontario and Quebec City. Our group tours are designed for solo travellers and small groups. If you wish to travel only with your group of friends, family or business partners, we can organize private tour or transportation.

Prices of group tours are very reasonable and we we don’t have minimum number of people for private tours. We travel in cars, minivans and 15 passenger vans, but we can also organize school bus or coach bus tours.

Our tour guides are experienced locals, who grew up in Ontario or lived in Ontario for past 10 years and know the area very well. Our tours are not just regular bus tours, we take you as our friend, not just a customer and we make sure to talk to everyone in the group. So don’t worry if you travel alone, we guarantee you, that you will meet new friends on our tours!

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Travelling Chicken offers several trip styles to cater to your needs. If you are interested in any of the short trips and you prefer to travel just with your friends, family or business clients alone we can organize a private tour just for your group. We can accommodate small or large groups such as corporate corporate groups, student groups, family reunion or esl students.

Simply send us email with the size of your group, dates of travel and your travel interests. We can organize guided or self guided tours with the car rental and hotel packages or airport pick up. We can plan outdoor adventure tours, sigthseeing tours, foodie tours, overnight tours or day tours.

We can also arrange car, minivan, 15 passenger, bus or school bus transportation with the driver in Ontario.

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Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre Canoeing & Kayaking

Wye Marsh is the place to escape, explore, and experience nature up close.  Located in the Heart of Georgian Bay on 3,000 acres of National & Provincial Wildlife Area, your natural adventure begins at Wye Marsh.  The Centre includes 25 km of hiking, biking and skiing trails, an amphibian and reptile display hall, canoeing and kayaking routes, an observation tower and boardwalks, birds of prey display and shows, educational programs and guided ecotours throughout the year.  There are great opportunities for wildlife viewing and birding including seeing the magnificent trumpeter swan.

Encourage your kids to connect with nature with our kid friendly activities and events or just let them loose to hand feed a chickadee or go pond netting.

For workshops and events please visit www.wyemarsh.com/upcoming-events

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Address:

16160 Hwy 12
Midland, ON  L4R 4K6

Telephone:

(705) 526-7809

www.wyemarsh.com

info@wyemarsh.com

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Abbey Gardens Starburst icon representing membership level: Bronze

Abbey Gardens is a not-for profit charity with a big dream to transform a spent gravel pit (380 acres) into a green space that provides economic and recreational opportunities for our community. Everything we do on site helps further our mission to create opportunities to learn about living more sustainably. If you want to learn about local food, gardening, energy, sustainable construction techniques, heritage agricultural animals, land restoration or cooking techniques, this is the place to visit! Our site features local food shopping opportunities through our Food Hub, interpretive trails, heritage breed displays, programming and event spaces, picnic areas and kiosks. Our partner businesses Haliburton Highlands Brewing, County Coffee, Into the Blue Bakery and Haliburton Solar & Wind are also located on site.

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Address:

1012 Garden Gate Drive
Haliburton, ON  K0M 1S0

Telephone:

705 754 4769

www.abbeygardens.ca

info@abbeygardens.ca

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Attractions Adamo Estate Winery

Welcome to Adamo Estate Winery. We are a small-batch boutique winery with 23,000 vines, focusing on organic and biodynamic practices, located in Mono, Ontario. We offer a beautiful retail space and tasting bar, as well as wedding, event and meeting spaces overlooking the vines, our tanks or the cellar.

Hungry? Our Paddock Café offers delicious house-made, locally-sourced fare, with an expanded menu from Friday to Sunday. Join us on Friday nights for Wine and Unwind on Friday nights, showcasing live music, and don’t miss our seasonal Winemaker’s Dinners, featuring a 4-course dinner expertly paired with our wines.

If you’re looking for a way to try our fantastic wines throughout the year, take advantage of our wine club membership! Our Winemaker’s choice is sent directly to your door on a quarterly basis, including recipes with pairing suggestions.  Wine Club members receive exclusive offers, access to members-only events at the winery and our newsletter, filled with insider information. It’s an exclusive club that wine lovers won’t want to miss!


Tasting & Tours
Tastings are available daily. Public tours are available:

Monday: 11 am – 7 pm *RETAIL WINE ONLY.
Tuesday to Thursday: 11 am – 7 pm
Friday: 11 am – 9 pm
Saturday: 11 am – 7 pm
Sunday: 11 am – 6 pm
Public Tours: Sat. & Sun. 12 pm & 3 pm

*Please note that our hours are subject to change for early closure during a private event.

Private tours (available daily) for groups of 10 or more must be scheduled 24 hours prior to arrival. Surcharge may apply. Tours subject to availability.

Wine Boutique
Everything you need to enjoy a glass at home. Including the glasses.

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Address:

793366 3rd Line EHS
Mono, ON  L9W 5X7

Telephone:

519-942-3969 x 5100

adamoestate.com

wines@adamoestate.com

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Best Golf Trip - Muskoka

Known affectionately as Canada’s cottage country, Muskoka has been recognized time and time again as one of the world’s best destinations. National Geographic named Muskoka one of the 20 best places to visit in the world as well as the #1 best summer trip in the world, while Reader’s Digest named Muskoka to a list of 10 Places Every Canadian Needs to Visit.

Muskoka also hosts the most TOP 100 golf courses in Canada and a waterfront resort experience that is unmatched. If your group’s idea of fun is golf during the day and relaxing during the evening, sipping cocktails on the patio watching the sunset, exceptional dining with friends, and maybe even a late afternoon canoe paddle on the lake, then Muskoka should be your stay and play destination of choice!

We have only selected the absolute best Muskoka golf courses to package. Carved out of the iconic Muskoka, Canadian wilderness, these courses will leave you in awe!

Rocky Crest Golf Club (#32 ranked golf course in all of Canada, SCOREGolf 2018)
Lake Joseph Club (#79 ranked golf course in all of Canada, SCOREGolf 2016)
The Mark O’Meara Course at Grandview (Unrated, but a personal fave of Best Golf Trips. Home of the 2002 Telus Skins Game)

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Address:

1022 Burgess Ave
PO Box 99
Bala, ON  P0C 1A0

Telephone:

1-866-207-4862

bestgolftrips.ca

info@bestgolftrips.ca

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Downtown Midland Shopping, Arts and Theatre

Waterfront Downtown Shopping in Downtown Midland

Beautiful downtown Midland has more than 100 shops, boutiques and services located in a beautiful waterfront setting.

With restaurants, bakeries and even a coffee roasting cafe, downtown Midland has city-standards shops with clothing, home items, handmade chocolates and everything you need to have a successful and fun shopping adventure.

There is always something going on downtown Midland! Everyone will enjoy events and activities, or simply strolling to the waterfront and checking out the boats and a stunning Georgian Bay view.

Stay at Midland Accommodations

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Address:

King Street
Midland, ON  

www.downtownmidland.ca

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Hardwood Ski & Bike Mountain Biking

Green Season:

Hardwood Ski and Bike has over 80 km of beautiful, rolling trails through hardwood and pine forests for mountain biking. In addition to the 34 km of rolling double track trails, there is an additional 50 km of challenging single track trails that intertwine with the ski trail network creating endless possibilities of courses and obstacles.

With learning in mind, Hardwood Ski and Bike wants to make mountain biking accessible to anyone from 4 – 70 years of age. There are trails for every level and ability and lesson & programs in place for everyone from beginners to elite athletes. Kids can enjoy the Radical Riders program or Camp Hardwood while adults can enjoy a Ride Better Clinic, Women’s Clinics, or Gear Up program.

With biking and non-biking activities at the resort, the whole family can have an awesome day outdoors at our facility. Included in the facility pass is the opportunity to play beach volleyball, disc golf, and utilize the trails for orienteering, hiking, walking and trail running. With our café serving healthy, delicious meals and snacks, a service shop for all your rental, tune-up and repair needs, as well as a retail shop equipped with riding gear galore, we promise you’ll have an amazing, full-service experience at Hardwood Ski and Bike.

Winter:

Hardwood Ski and Bike has over 40 km of beautiful, rolling trails through hardwood and pine forests for cross-country skiing. The trail network consists of 8 different loops ranging from 3 km to 22 km.  There is a trail for every level of ability, from beginner to elite racer on terrain that ranges from gently rolling to challenging.

Hardwood grooms all of the trails for both Classic and Skate skiing, using the new, state of the art grooming equipment. This equipment allows us to groom in all snow conditions, no matter what. Voted 6 years in a row by Get Out There Magazine as the best cross-country ski facility in eastern Ontario.

With learning in mind, Hardwood Ski and Bike wants to make cross-country skiing accessible to anyone from 3 – 70 years of age. There are many programs in place from either helping beginners feel comfortable on their skis to training elite athletes on improving their techniques. Kids can enjoy the NordiKids or Fast Trax program while adults can enjoy a Ski Better clinic, Ski 4 Life program, or even a private lesson.

Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and fat biking are all offered at the resort; therefore, the whole family can enjoy the outdoor winter playground. With a café serving healthy, delicious meals and snacks, a service shop for your entire rental, waxing and repair needs, as well as a retail shop equipped with cross country ski gear galore, we promise you’ll have an amazing, full-service experience at Hardwood Ski and Bike.

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Address:

402 W Old Barrie Rd.
Oro Station, ON  L0L 2E0

Telephone:

(705) 487-3775

Toll Free:

1-800-387-3775

www.hardwoodskiandbike.ca

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Horseshoe Slopeside Activities Starburst icon representing membership level: Bronze

There is a world of adventure waiting for you at Horseshoe Resort in our 600 acre playground! Bring your family for an adrenaline filled getaway with activities such as:

Summer:

  • Slopeside Activities:
    • Mini Putt
    • Dual Inflatable Obstacle Course
    • Lil’ Climbing Boulder
    • Zipline
    • Red Horse Mining Co.
    • Pony Play Fort
    • Chair Lift Ride
    • Ninja Obstacle Course
    • Inflatable Maze
  • Camp Horseshoe
  • Skate & Bike Park
  • Yamaha Adventures
  • Treetop Trekking
  • Mini Putt
  • Lake Horseshoe
  • Wakeboard Park
  • Urban Slide
  • Disc Golf
  • Cross Country and Downhill Mountain Biking
  • Beach Volleyball

Winter:

  • Snow Tubing
  • Fat Biking
  • Snowshoeing
  • Skating
  • Mini-Sled Snowmobile Program

Fun-filled outdoor activities guaranteed to keep the whole family happy, you can make the most of your Ontario getaway at Horseshoe Resort!

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Address:

1101 Horseshoe Valley Road
Barrie, ON  L4M 4Y8

Toll Free:

(800) 461-5627

www.horseshoeresort.com

info@horseshoeresort.com

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Huronia Museum

Huronia Museum is located in Midland, Ontario, Canada. It features a replica of a “pre-contact” Huron/Ouendat village, including a lookout tower, wigwam and a full-size longhouse.

The museum also features an exhibit gallery featuring tens of thousands of historic artifacts ranging from photographs, native archaeology and art by members of the Group of Seven, and others.

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Address:

549 Little Lake Park Drive
Midland, ON  L4R 4P4

Telephone:

(705) 526-7838

http://huroniamuseum.com/

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MacLaren Art Centre

The MacLaren Art Centre is Simcoe County’s regional public art gallery.

The MacLaren Art Centre is the regional public art gallery serving the residents of Barrie, the County of Simcoe and the surrounding area. The Gallery has a permanent collection of 27,408 works of art and presents a year-round programme of contemporary art exhibitions, education activities and special events. Features like free self-guided activities for families, free exhibition tours, gallery guides for adults and children in French and English, and interactive iPads in the galleries that expand on the exhibitions are just a handful of reasons the MacLaren is an ideal tourist destination for all seasons. The MacLaren is housed in an award-winning building in downtown Barrie. This architectural landmark combines a renovated Carnegie library with a contemporary addition designed by Siamak Hariri of Hariri Pontarini Architects. The complex includes multiple galleries, an education centre, a sculpture courtyard, Gallery Café and Gallery Shop. The MacLaren is a visual arts centre that adds to the social, creative and economic fabric of this community; it is a central meeting place, a destination for visitors from across the province, and a catalyst for downtown revitalization, contributing to the success and vitality of Barrie.

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Address:

37 Mulcaster Street
Barrie, ON  L4M 3M2

Telephone:

(705) 721-9696

maclarenart.com

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McLean Berry Farm - Strawberries

McLean Berry Farm is a family owned and operated strawberry and vegetable farm located in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes Area in south-eastern Ontario. Visitors are welcome to visit the farms and take part in the delicious Ontario tradition of seasonal berry picking (and eating!).

2 Locations: McLean Berry Farm is located 1 Km east of HWY 23 (formerly 507) on the 16th line of Smith (opposite Curve Lake Rd.) We are 5 Km south of Buckhorn. If you have any questions related to our location, please call us at 705-657-2134, and we will be glad to assist you. Buckhorm Berry Farm is located 3 KM from the McLean Berry Farm.
 
Throughout each year, the McLean family welcomes thousands of people to their farm to enjoy home grown, local produce. During the various festivals that they have, they invite the community to join them on their farms in celebrating the different harvests that come with each season. Whether it’s spring, summer or fall, there always seems to be something fun to come, see and do on the farm!

Maple Festival: Horse drawn hayrides, pancakes and maple syrup, live music, farm animals, pioneer demonstrations, self guided tours through the sugar bush, sugar shack, kids activities, and maple candy demonstrations and much more! Learn more

Pumpkin Festival: Pumpkin picking, wagon rides, corn mazes, straw mazes, children’s play areas, pumpkin bowling, haunted barn, jr. haunted barn, live entertainment, haunted graveyard, pumpkin cannon and much more!  Opens on the Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend (Closed Thanksgiving Monday) and continues on each weekend throughout the month of October. Learn more

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Address:

2191 16th Line of Smith
Lakefield, ON  

Telephone:

705-657-2134

www.mcleanberryfarm.com

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Midland Cultural Centre

The Midland Cultural Centre (MCC) is a self-sustaining, inspiring and exciting year-round facility for arts and culture in Huronia.

The MCC has an active calendar of programs and events for enthusiasts of art, culture, music and theatre. Drop in to see what’s going on or visit our website for the latest programs. Cafe Roxy is open for coffee and refreshments, light meals and snacks, wine and beer. The Atrium is available for small group meetings or a get together with family or friends.

Additionally, Rotary Hall, Cafe Roxy, the Atrium, Huronia Players Theatre and the Quest Art Galleries can provide the ideal location for your special event (wedding, celebration, conference, or business funcion). We have a state of the art sound system and an executive kitchen to suit all of your needs.

Please stop in and see us today!

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Address:

333 King Street
Midland, ON  L4R 3M7

Telephone:

(705) 527-4420

midlandculturalcentre.com

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Midland Tours Cruises

Midland 30,000 Islands Boat Cruise –   Midland, Ontario
Experience the sparkling water, the windswept pines and rocky grandeur of Georgian Bay’s 30,000 Islands aboard the 300-passenger Miss Midland – Northern Ontario’s most popular tourist attraction.  Cruises are 2.5 hours in duration.

Cruise / Casino Packages
Midland Tours Inc. offers several options in getting you to the Casino Rama Resort.  We offer pre-packaged Casino trips for individual passengers travelling from the Penetang/Midland area and also from the Barrie & Orillia area.  Schedules are updated regularly.  It is as easy as calling and reserving a seat!  Sit back and relax as our bus escort gets you to and from the Casino Rama Resort.  Planning a group outing?  Let us take care of the details.  We can arrange a special fare on bus transportation and book you into the Casino Rama Resort. Groups must have a minimum of 45 passengers in order to qualify.  Contact us today!

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Address:

10 Robert Street East
(Head Office)
Penetanguishene, ON  L9M 1L6

Telephone:

(705) 549-3388

Toll Free:

1-877-668-2286

www.midlandtours.com

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Johnston's Cranberry Marsh and Muskoka Lakes Winery

Open daily, year round! Our Bog to Bottle Discovery runs every day at 11am, 1pm, and 3pm. This guided tour of the cranberry bog is followed by a tutored tasting of award-winning wine. It’s a Muskoka ‘Must-do’ and a Canadian Signature Experience. Taste wine, use our trails, or just shop our store anytime. Seasonally, there’s always something exciting happening!

Spring is Maple Syrup season, when our tour includes a detour to the sugarbush. It’s also a great time to spot wildlife on our trails. You can even download a geocaching app and try high tech treasure hunting as you search for geocaches hidden on the farm.

Summer is patio time – enjoy a glass of wine and local cheese plate on our scenic patio. Celebrate summer blueberries as our tour includes a stroll to the top of Blueberry Hill and features wine and products made from this native berry.

Autumn is Cranberry harvest! When the fall colours are at their peak, we offer wagon rides, helicopter rides, delicious food, fresh cranberries and even the chance to put on chest waders and take the cranberry plunge!

Winter means our 1.2 kilometer Ice Trail is open for skating (rentals & sharpening available). Enjoy hot mulled wine and warm up by one of the bonfires. You can also snowshoe through a Muskoka winter wonderland on our wooded trails (rentals available).

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Address:

1074 Cranberry Road
Bala, ON  P0C 1A0

Telephone:

705-762-3203

www.cranberry.ca

ontario@cranberry.ca

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Rounds Ranch Ontario Family & Kids Attraction

Enjoy hours of interactive family fun with a unique country western feel! Rounds Ranch is packed with one-of-a-kind attractions for guests of all ages. Experience our petting zoo, giant jumping pillows, zip lines, pedal cart racetrack, cornfield maze, and the Ranchland Playground with our jumbo slides! Adults can test their skills at target practice, shooting corn through a high-powered corn canon, or take a scenic ride around the 125-acre farm to view the crops and horses in the fields.  Flashlight maze nights are great fun for teens and adults, and the Mist Maze provides a great cool down on hot summer days!

Summer Hours
Tuesday to Saturday, June 29 – September 3, 11am to 5pm
Saturdays & Sundays, September 8-September 16, 11am to 5pm

GIANT Easter Egg Hunt
April 13 – 14 and 19 – 20, 2019

Join the Easter Bunny and all his barnyard friends as we welcome spring with our annual Easter Egg Hunt and all the fun that comes along with it!

6 Super Fun Easter Activities – Bunny Hunts, Trails and Burrows. PLUS Ranchland Fun Activities, Petting Zoo and a Sing-a-Long Kid’s Show. (Sooo much more than just collecting candy from the ground.) Surprise and delight your toddlers and older children – no one will be left out! Capture the memories at our Photo Booth.

Sunflower Experience
Starts Tuesday, August 13th and continues while the Sunflowers are still in bloom!
A Wagon ride out to the Sunflower Field, Pictures with the Sunflowers, Pick Your Own FREE Sunflower, and other Ranch activities.
You can also purchase a vase of sunflowers for only $10!

Sunflower Festival
August 30 – September 1, 2019
Wagon ride out to the Sunflower Field, Pictures with the Sunflowers, Pick Your Own FREE Sunflower, a BBQ Dinner & Corn Boil (extra charge), Square & Line Dancing, the Flashlight Cornmaze Challenge, and other Ranch activities.

Pumpkin Mania
Saturdays, Sundays & Holiday Mondays – September 22 to October 28, 10am to 5pm
Coloured leaves, crisp air and pumpkins everywhere! Visit Rounds Ranch to get in the spirit of Fall during our Pumpkin Mania Festival! Enjoy wagon rides, goofy pumpkin-themed games, corn mazes, farm animals and our Western Playground! Each Guest will visit our large pumpkin patch and pick their own pumpkin to take home. Make this Fall unforgettable at Rounds Ranch!

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Address:

1922 County Road 92
Elmvale, ON  L0L 1P0

Telephone:

705-322-6293

www.roundsranch.com

ger@roundsranch.com

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Scandinave Spa at Blue Mountain

Come for the renowned Scandinavian Baths experience at our award-winning Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain. Situated in a serene natural forest with an on-site bistro serving healthy local fare, we offer registered massage treatments and relaxing getaway packages. Just minutes from downtown Collingwood & Blue Mountain Resort, we are open all year from 9am-9pm. We honour silence and provide our Guests the experience of relaxation in the heart of nature. Guests must be 18+

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Address:

152 Grey Rd. 21
Blue Mountains, ON  L9Y 0K8

Telephone:

(705) 443-8484

Toll Free:

1-877-988-8484

www.scandinave.com

info@scandinaveblue.com

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Snow Valley Resort

Winter Rules! Celebrate winter with your family at Snow Valley.

Choose from a great variety of outdoor recreation activities. There is truly something for every member of the family. Fun for all ages activities include skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tubing and we also offer lessons, as well as racing and school programs

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Address:

2632 Vespra Valley Road
Minesing, ON  L0L 1Y3

Toll Free:

1-877-404-4744

www.skisnowvalley.com

info@skisnowvalley.com

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The “Muskoka Experience” always includes a cruise on the big 3 Muskoka Lakes, with their rugged & beautiful Canadian Shield vistas & gorgeous cottages. Enjoy live commentary including history & local lore. Departing from Port Carling – 7 days a week – June to October. Sunset, dinner & private/bridal cruises too!

Owned & operated by Captain Potts, who has been a licensed captain for over 30 years. Sunset Cruises is an alternative to the larger ships, and can show you Muskoka scenery accessible only by our smaller ships. We go where the large boats don’t.

Experience fall colour cruises September 2 –  October 20, 2019
Spending time in Muskoka during fall is an experience that goes unmatched. Nature begins it’s greatest show, as the forests surrounding pristine blue lakes come to life with vibrant reds, oranges and yellows.

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Address:

100 Joseph St.
Port Carling, ON, ON  P0B 1J0

Telephone:

705-645-2462

www.sunsetcruises.ca

info@sunsetcruises.ca

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The Wild Life

The Wild Life is a family owned property of 121 acres. With a nice combination of rolling fields and forests full of life, trail rides offer great views and variations of scenery.
With everything equine, The Wild Life offers trail rides, western lessons and English lessons.
Rides typically last an hour, but different lengths can be requested at the time of booking. At The Wild Life we host all rides as private tours. This means you and your family/friends will be the only ones on a ride.
Please book rides prior to coming to our property to ensure the horses are ready for you. We pride ourselves in letting our herd of horses do a maximum of 2 rides per day per horse.

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Address:

2311 Eagle Lake Road
Haliburton, ON  K0M 1S0

Telephone:

705-306-9346

www.thewildlife.info

contact@thewildlife.info

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Treetop Trekking

Barrie – Huntsville – Peterborough – Brampton – Stouffville

Take Fun to the highest level with Treetop Trekking, Ontario’s most popular zip line and aerial course adventure! Now with five locations in Ontario, there has never been a better time to plan your Treetop adventure.

During your 3-hour guided tour you will explore the forest canopy on zip lines and exciting games like wooden bridges, swinging logs, Tarzan swings, and much more! Not only is Treetop Trekking loads of fun, but it is also great exercise and creates a new appreciation for nature. With varying levels of difficulty, no experience is necessary to enjoy a visit. Treetop Trekking is the perfect outing for families, groups of friends, school and corporate groups, teams and clubs, or anyone else looking for an exciting day outside!

Ages 9+ (Stouffville has activities for all ages) 
Open April to October annually. 
Family and Group Rates Available
Reservations strongly recommended.

Barrie Park Contact 

Huntsville Park Contact 

Ganaraska Park (Peterborough) Contact 

Brampton Park Contact 

Stouffville Park Contact 

 

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Address:

Barrie - Huntsville - Peterborough - Brampton - Stouffville, ON  

treetoptrekking.com

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