Parry Sound

Parry Sound on Georgian Bay is a year round resort and cottage country community north of Barrie on Highway 400. The beauty of Parry Sound is renowned and was chosen as the site to launch the Ontario summer travel season..  Visitors will fall in love with the 30,000 Islands of Georgian Bay.   Pick a variety of hotels, resorts, inns, lodges for your resort destination family getaway, or couples romantic adventure.


Parry Sound’s vision is a jewel of the 30,000 Islands on Georgian Bay.  The resort  town has the largest natural harbour on Georgian Bay and is the birthplace of hockey legend, Bobby Orr.  Take HWY 400 north from Barrie.

Parry Sound Area Resorts, Cottages, Inns, Hotels

Attractions in the Parry Sound Area

Outdoor Experiences

  • ATV along the Canadian Shield

  • Experience the 30,000 Islands by float plane with Georgian Bay Airways

  • Golf through the granite rocks at the Ridge at Mantiou

  • Take a water taxi to explore Georgian Bay

  • Dine on a sunset dinner cruise

  • Trail ride through a forest on an icelandic horse

  • Go diving to look at shipwrecks

  • Cruise Georgian Bay

  • Hike and enjoy the beaches at Killbear Provincial Park

  • Top 50 Pike Festival held each year in May.

Parry Sound Area Year Round Recreation

Parry Sound offers fresh water recreation along the Georgian Bay shorelines and nearby smaller lakes.  Enjoy spring and summer sightseeing in your own boat or on the 30,000 Island Cruise Boat.  Provincial Parks and the Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve, offer many nature experiences and natural activities such as swimming, snorkeling, and fishing….for R&R  sun on a  beach. Winter time brings a whole new life of activities including snowmobiling, (nine volunteer clubs within the area), cross country skiing, ice fishing, dog sledding, snowshoeing and much more.

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Parry Sound Area Tourism Information

Official Town Web Site: Town of Parry Sound

Muskoka Towns Near Parry Sound

Bala, Bracebridge, Gravenhurst, Huntsville, Port Carling

Family Fun Getaways Parry Sound &  Area (Mactier)

Romantic Adventure Getaways Parry Sound &  Area

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