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Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay & Lake Simcoe
Defined by the shores of Lake Huron, the Georgian Bay, Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching and the geology of the Niagara Escarpment, this beautiful region has so much to offer. Endless beaches, hiking & biking trails and unique adventure parks will keep kids entertained. Historic sites, aboriginal heritage villages and museums offer insight into the area’s past.
Explore the ruggedly beautiful Bruce Peninsula National Park of Canada, part of a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve and formed by ancient glaciers. Explore the cliffs and caves on the famous Bruce Trail, Canada’s oldest and longest footpath. Board a glass-bottom boat to get a first-hand look at century-old shipwrecks and the dramatic Flowerpot Island, all part of the Fathom Five National Marine Park. Or get even closer if you’re into scuba diving. From Tobermory, board the Chi-cheemaun ferry to Manitoulin Island.
Blue Mountain Resort offers a variety of activities including RidgeRunner Mountain Coaster, high and low ropes courses, mountain biking and segway tours. Venture out to the Scenic Caves Nature Adventures to discover ancient rock formations and sweeping views; for a real rush, try the tree top walk and zipline eco adventure tour. Rejuvenate at Scandinave Blue spa's tranquil forest setting. Blue Mountain's lively pedestrian village features accommodation, shopping, dining and entertainment, plus festivals & events year-round
Step back in time at Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons, the historic 17th-century French Jesuit mission to the Huron people and Ontario's oldest European community in Midland. Nearby, visit Discovery Harbour, a recreated 19th-century British naval base where you can tour historic vessels.
Dive into warm waters at Sauble Beach or walk the soft sands of Wasaga Beach, the world's longest freshwater beach. Get your adrenaline rushing with a variety of adventures at Horseshoe Resort. Test lady luck at Casino Rama in Orillia, where you'll find gaming table and slot excitement 24/7.
Be spellbound by the surrounding natural beauty as you discover this amazing region.