Barrie Resort Destination
Barrie is a a four season resort city north of Toronto. The beauty of this 4-season resort destination can be seen by photos below: Barrie Fall Colours, Summer Photos, and Winter Photos. Trails along Kempenfelt Bay are part of the Trans Canada Trail and lead to various beaches or the start of Lake Simcoe cycling or fall driving tour. Within the Barrie boundaries there are 7 km of biking, hiking, boat launch areas and walking paved trails around the Bay. Beach areas abound as do parks around the waterfront and offer children’s play areas, the famous Kempenfest waterfront summer art and craft festival, shows, and ongoing music and family events.
Boating Gateway to Ontario’s Waterfront Resort Destinations
The Barrie waterfront will lead boaters via the Trent Severn Historic Waterway throughout Ontario’s resort destinations to Orillia and Georgian Bay-Lake Huron or through Peterborough through to the north side of Lake Ontario eventually leading to Ottawa via the world heritage site The Rideau Canal. Barrie is at the centre of Ontario’s boating community and is one of the leading boating destination stops for visitors wanting to explore Ontario by boat.