A Breath of Fresh Air is conveniently located at Couchiching Beach Park for all of your paddling rental needs. Located in Orillia Ontario, A Breath of Fresh Air provides kayak and SUP rentals to those wishing to enjoy the waters and beautiful scenery of Lake Couchiching. Whether it be for a day of relaxing recreation, a family outing, or a day of fishing, come out and enjoy the great outdoors in Ontario’s Lake Country. Visit Couchiching Beach Park between the main beach and the Port of Orillia you will find A Breath of Fresh Air’s kiosk right in the park, there is lots of free parking and great hourly rates available. You can also access the park through the paved bike trails in Orillia. For those who enjoy the outdoor winter experience A Breath of Fresh Air also provides fish hut rentals on Lake Couchiching, which is a subsidiary of Lake Simcoe.
Ax Men is an urban axe throwing club in Orillia! This is a premier destination for birthday parties, corporate events, bachelor & bachelorette parties & all other types of special occasions. Whether it’s to pick up a new hobby or learn a new skill, our unique axe throwing experience is done in a fun & casual urban atmosphere. We have several types of axe and professional instructors make for an unforgettable experience. Don’t miss this great business and amazing experience in Orillia! Visit www.axmen.ca for more information on pricing and opening dates!
Born to Ride Bicycle offers bicycle rental and guided tours throughout Ontario’s Lake Country, Simcoe County and Ontario! Ontario’s largest cycling tourism operator, 80 quality bicycles: road, hybrid, sport, MTB, Tandem +children’s accessories, E-Bike rentals Coming soon; group Deliveries. Also: – Personal training programs – 90+guided & custom tours – Mobile repairs – Operating 24/7 seasonally – Consulting services Whether you’re an experienced group cyclists looking for a multi-day trip, or a family looking for an easy trail, Born to Ride Bicycle has the perfect tour for you. Be sure to check out their extensive list of cycling adventure packages, tasting tour experiences, scenic cycling tours, or mountain bike tours. Custom tours are also available. *NEW* Now offering Excursions NATIVE Indian, Western Wetlands, Cycle & Swim Includes: Transportation: To Orillia & Ramara Ontario Home of Stephen Leacock, Canada’s Mark Twain Cycle Western Wetlands to Cedar island, Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe waterfront Swim (swim summer only) Lunch at Mariposa market or a prepared lunch in a picnic setting. Taste the Bakery delights of Orillia Visit Indian reserve Smoke Shop, original native hand crafts Visit Casino Rama to enjoy the beauty of the architecture and some shopping Taste and tour Flying Dog Brewery & J’adore Fine Cheese and […]
Spend a full day or half day with our pro guides catching Bass, Pike, Perch, Walleye, Whitefish and Lake Trout! Guided fishing trips offered in the summer, fall, winter and spring! Our pro guides travel great distances, and guarantee that clients are on fish and catching them. Specializing in the Lake Country and Muskoka region – Lake Couchiching, Lake Simcoe, Sparrow Lake, Lake Muskoka, Lake Rosseau, Lake Joseph, Lake of Bays, Fairy Lake, Lake Vernon, Peninsula Lake.
The Coldwater and District Community Centre is available for bookings such as shinny hockey, anniversary parties, weddings etc. For booking information, please contact the Community Centre.
Wilderness excursions to Swift Rapids, Lock 43 of the Severn River, ATV/Snowmobile tours, Canada Safety Council Rider Training, Outdoor education, bring your own camera & tread lightly, sightsee, birdwatch, stargaze, hike, canoe, camp. The adventure is unlimited!
Featuring a thrilling combination of acceleration, braking and passing zones, our 8-meter wide track is an awesome way for anyone with an enthusiasm for speed to have a blast! Great for both kids and adults, our concession karts are easy to operate, so no experience necessary! On many occasions kids came to our track reluctant to try, only to leave with confidence, grinning ear to ear! Our friendly Pit Crew prides itself on encouraging new drivers to go for it, and we are never disappointed to see the smiles on the faces of all our guests! Hours of Operation (public rentals): Saturday (noon until dusk), Sundays (noon until 5pm) and Public Holidays (noon until 5pm) until July Wednesday to Sunday in July and August (10 am until dusk) Fridays and Saturdays (noon until dusk), Sundays (noon until 6pm) and Public Holidays (noon until 6pm) from September until Thanksgiving Sunday September 22nd and Sunday October 1st after 4pm only Give us a call if you would like to come out for a ride on an off day! If we happen to be there on off days (which is often) we will be OPEN for public rentals.
The Golden Creek Bird Farm is located 150km north of Toronto, near Orillia on 100 acres of prime breeding grounds. The Farm centers it’s activities on breeding a fine line of raptors, used for the sport of Falconry, as well as training all kinds of raptor species for hunting or pleasure. Friedhelm and Dirk also concentrate their knowledge on breeding Australian parakeets, specializing in their most colorful mutations. Import – Export for over 40 years from and to countries all over the globe is one great service among others that we are providing for our customers. We look forward to seeing you at the Farm! Please contact us! Your hosts, Friedhelm and Dirk Hoesterey – Master Falconers
Hardwood Ski and Bike is a full service cross country ski and mountain bike center. The facility features award winning trails for every age and every level of ability. Hardwood has over 80 km of one way trails on 7 different loops along with a pump track, trails area and other fun features including an 9 hole disc golf course. In the winter Hardwood has 40 km of cross country ski trails and over 20 km of snowshoe trails. Also in the winter Hardwood allows fat tire or winter bikes on the trails during the week and has a small number of rentals available for guests. Ski, snowshoe and bike rentals are available plus the retail and service shops can help you with your cross country or mountain biking needs. Facilities include a great café, free parking, first-aid, free WiFi and other amenities. Hardwood offers ski/bike lessons and programs. Certified “Bicycle-Friendly” by Ontario By Bike. Another new activity that will be featured summer 2017 is the new ebike boards, these are 3-wheel electric scooters, another great way to experience the great trails at Hardwood! For more information on these great scooters, visit http://bit.ly/2sSZ3Qu!
Children’s fun play area with farm animals, bouncy castles, corn maze, pedal carts, jumbo slide and more. A great place to spend an afternoon. At Hewitts, we want your family to feel welcome. Come and see our new FUN farm and we can guarantee great family fun for you and your kids! Summer Season Hours JULY 2, 2017 TO SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 THURSDAY TO MONDAYS 10AM-5PM (EXCLUDING HOLIDAYS, CLOSED TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS TO PUBLIC) ADMISSION: $6.50 THURSDAY TO MONDAY (HST INCLUDED) UNDER 24 MONTHS ALWAYS FREE! *Debit and Cash Only For those frequent visitors we recommend a Season Pass Valid only from July 2 to September 21. Only Valid for the 1st weekend of pumpkin season, September 23 & 24 Not valid after September 24th. INDIVIDUAL PASS $22.12 + $2.88 HST = $25. FAMILY OF 4 PASS $70.80 + $9.20 HST = $80. Fall Season Pumpkin Season where every paid admission includes a pumpkin you pick from our pumpkin patch September 22, 2017 to October 31, 2017 THURSDAY TO MONDAYS 10AM-5PM (EXCLUDING HOLIDAYS, CLOSED TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS TO PUBLIC) ADMISSION: $7.25 MONDAY, THURSDAY AND FRIDAY (HST INCLUDED) $10.00 WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS UNDER 24 MONTHS ALWAYS FREE! *Debit and Cash Only Hewitt’s Fun […]
Experience the excitement and thrills that only the H1 Hummer can deliver. The world’s most capable off-road vehicle crawls, winds, climbs and powers its way through the rugged terrain of the Horseshoe Valley. Powered by a 6.5 litre Turbo Diesel engine on huge military tires, the H1 is virtually unstoppable. Whatever the weather, whatever the season, this is the most fun you can have on four wheels. With room for up to 11 passengers, you can bring the whole gang! Call us at 705-999-0905 to book a private tour, or book online anytime at www.horseshoehummertours.com.
Kayak-ity-Yak offers Sales & Rentals from their location on the west shore of Lake Couchiching, conveniently located along Hwy 11 north, just a few minutes north of Orillia. As the exclusive distributor for Winner Kayak in Canada, they maintain an extensive inventory of kayaks and accessories and are widely known in the area for their friendly knowledgeable staff. For more information on paddling routes available visit. www.PaddleLakeCountry.com
The Kelly Simpson Training Centre strives to offer the most versatile and safe training program in the area in both english and western riding as well as basic dressage.
KIDS FOR TURTLES Environmental Education is an educational and outreach organization based out of Orillia and serving the Simcoe and Muskoka regions. The group works with children, their families and extended families, seniors and all members of the community to bring a better understanding and stewardship to the environment around us. We were founded in 2006 and originally operated under the Twin Lakes Conservation Club. In 2007 we became incorporated and are now operating independently, with many successful projects behind us. We have many members, a board of directors and seasonal staff. Our group provides an opportunity for young people and their families to interact with nature in a positive learning environment that endorses a healthy active lifestyle. Despite our name, Kids for Turtles is dedicated to helping the environment and thus does not focus entirely on turtles nor do we only work with kids. We strive to improve our entire ecosystem by such activities as planting native plant species for butterfly gardens, habitat restoration along creeks in Simcoe Country, and through festivals such as the Butterfly count and Celebrate Lake Simcoe. Kids for Turtles is fun for people of all ages!
Summer is too short in Ontario! Treat your family to a power-boat, fishing boat or jet-ski rental for an unforgettable day of tubing, skiing, fishing, and breath-taking sights on Ontario’s beautiful Water!
About Us We are located at the Orillia Rama Regional Airport directly adjacent to the Lake St. John Seaplane base, one of Ontario’s largest seaplane bases, just 90 minutes north of Toronto. Experience true adventure flying excitement amid the breathtaking beauty of Lake Country, Muskoka, the Haliburton Highlands, the Kawartha Lakes and the Georgian Bay region. As a uniquely positioned and independent float plane charter company, Lake Country Airways operates out of Orillia Rama Regional Airport in cooperation with Orillia Aviation, Canadian Flyers and Tailwinds Bar & Grill. We are proud to offer adventure-oriented flights to three landing surfaces – pavement, grass and water – from one convenient location.
Mother Fudruckers Farm, located just outside Orillia and established in 1993, has evolved into a one-stop shop for all horse-drawn needs. We’re an old fashioned family business creating fresh outdoor experiences for modern families all year round. During winter months, our majestic, black Percheron horses can draw 2-4 people on small intimate sleigh rides. Larger sleighs that can seat groups of 15 people can be taken through the 146 acres of snow-laden forest located on the farm. Sleigh rides are very popular for engagements, anniversaries and special family outings.
SKI & SNOWBOARD AT MOUNT ST. LOUIS MOONSTONE! Skiing, snow boarding, rental equipment, lessons & food. Winter in Ontario’s Lake Country can’t get any better then this. Mount St. Louis Moonstone is one of the largest family owned ski resorts in Ontario offering great ski hills for skiing and snowboarding. It was founded 49 years ago by Austrian Alpine skier Josl Huter. The resort is located just north of Barrie in the snow belt region of Ontario. Today, it offers 36 slopes, 3 terrain parks, 9 chairlifts and 3 carpets. The resort is known for being family friendly and prides itself on accommodating the beginner skier to the most advanced skier. Hours of Operation: (closed December 25th) *Monday & Tuesday 9am – 4:30pm* *Wednesday – Sunday 9am – 9pm* *Weather permitting Learn to Ski & Board! Mount St. Louis is dedicated to offer you the best ski and board experience through their Learn to Ski & Board program. Learn from some of the best instructors in the region and visit Mount St. Louis Moonstone. You might even develop a passion! Beginner Packages ages 13+ Beginner Ski/Snowboard Packages (beginner lift, *one & half hour group lesson & ski/snowboard rental) Day/Night $89 […]
Great fun for the whole family, from fishing to exploring, canoeing to paddle boarding. There is always something to do at the Narrows. Cruise along Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching regions, visit our local islands and the historical Weirs! Canoe, Kayak and Stand-up Paddle Board Rentals avaialble.
Experience a relaxing 5 nights aboard the 45 passenger Kawartha Voyageur cruise ship with voyages from Peterborough to Big Chute or Peterborough to Kingston on the Trent-Severn Waterway and Kingston to Ottawa on the Rideau Canal. Cabins have twin lower berths, private facilities, and climate control. Home style meals are prepared in the gallery.
we offer year round marine service, specialising in mechanical service of all makes and models of boats. We also offer storage, winterising and wrapping among other services. To Compliment the marine service we have recently started to sell boats and motors to further accommodate our growing customer base.
RD Farms offers multiple different activities from boarding to guided trail rides. By appointment customers have the opportunity of riding beautiful trails and seeing Coldwater like never before. The pony experiences that include lease and learning programs are a great opportunity to try something new and have a great time.
It doesn’t matter if you flew in from out of town or are just playing hooky for the day, we have the perfect riding experience for you. Come ride the absolute best the province has to offer, and let us take care of all the details to make it a memorable adventure. Think bike, brunch, beer, breathtaking! Our guides will take care of you every step of the way, whether you are new to single track riding or just want to step up your game. We offer guided mountain bike and fat bike tours, skills camps and clinics. Address: Based in Collingwood, Ontario but operating at Copeland Forest (Horseshoe Valley), Hardwood Ski & Bike, Buckwallow, Albion Hills and Collingwood/Blue Mountains.
Exhibits and hands-on educational programs featuring live reptiles, amphibians and fish of Canada, and from around the world. Nature trails and outdoor programs about ecology and conservation. Small gift shop. Group rates for schools, camps, scouts & guides, etc. Located just outside of Orillia in Oro-Medonte.
SCOUT VALLEY is 2 km west of Orillia. You’ll find this 93 hectare nature park and former Scout camp, with its three trails each 2.0 km long. Here one finds a superb recreational and educational community resource with a Provincially Significant Wetland, a remnant of majestic white pine, two substantial areas of hardwood bush and various land forms to catch your interest. The three trails inter connect, although you can start and finish each one independently, from three separate parking lots. Walking is mainly hilly of moderate difficulty. You can see the old retreating Ice Age Lake Algonquin shoreline, that covered much of south central Ontario formerly and gave us much of today’s topography, an interesting study to follow up on. Enjoy this year round trail by walking, hiking or snowshoeing.
Experience the serene beauty of Hardwood Ski and Bike with the unparalleled thrill of riding a Segway PT. Your experience will begin with a 10-15 minute introduction and training session on how to operate the Segway x2 before you head off on trails of Hardwood Ski and Bike. The rugged and tough Segway x2 has been specifically designed for off road travel and is perfect for this experience. Marvel at the natural beauty of the area and if you’re lucky, you may even spot local wildlife. Remember to bring your camera for this fun-filled off road adventure. You’ve never taken a tour like this! Minimum Requirements: All riders must be at least 12 years of age and weigh between 100-280 lbs. Riders under 18 years of age must have an adult accompany them. Tour length is a one hour experience including training. Call now: 1 (705) 791-5833
Fun for the entire family! One Km track and 1/4 km track for kiddie go karts. Mini golf. Room to seat up to 36 for a birthday party or staff party. Great package deals, gift certificates available. Kids 3-8 ride free with adult. Awarded #1 in Ontario.
Smart Adventures can make you a better rider with just one visit. Our staff know how to identify your strengths and weaknesses. Come and learn the proper and helpful techniques you need to know about these ATVs so you can have a safe ride on the trails! SMART Adventures and all our training and rides take place in our main training location, at the beautiful Horseshoe Resort in Ontario, Canada. The training sessions take place at various sites across Canada. Please consult our Yamaha Riding Academy Location page for more details. Book your visit today! Call (705) 835-2790 or visit www.smartadventures.ca
Swift Georgian Bay is Ontario’s premier kayak & canoe shop. Situated at the entrance to Georgian Bay, this Swift outlet offers full outfitting, sales, rentals and all the gear you need to get out paddling including kayaks, canoes, and SUP. There is on site test paddling, as well as classes, group rates, lessons and various opportunities available. If you are just learning to paddle Swift is a great place to start. The Swift can provide you with guidance on where to go paddling in and around Ontario’s Lake Country. They are located right on Matchedash Bay which is connected to Georgian Bay and the Coldwater River which give plenty of opportunity for paddling right outside their store. For more information on paddling routes in the area visit www.PaddleLakeCountry.com
Kids, ages 3 and up, take the challenge and join Team Wild Adventure Runners – then its Ready, Set, Go as you run, jump, lift, crawl, and climb your way into Adventure Running shape. Team Wild fitness trainers will push your limits weekly with fun runs, games, challenges, and obstacles that develop strength and stamina. Runners will have the opportunity to challenge themselves as our team participates in various running events, including our own Run Wild obstacle run through our 50 acre adventure trail course. Be ready and dressed for any kind of weather, part of the challenge is the outdoor elements. Special weekend training opportunities will run at Wild Life Academy and/or on the hills of Mt. St. Louis (the site of Tough Mudder – obstacle adventure run) to Team Wild Adventure Runners.
The Couchiching Conservancy protects more than 11,000 acres of ecologically significant land in the Orillia region, either through direct ownership, partnerships with other organizations such as The Nature Conservancy of Canada, or through conservation easement agreements with private landowners. We help protect the natural features of this region for now and for future generations. For a full listing of the properties the Couchiching Conservancy protects, copy and paste the following link into your browser: http://bit.ly/1tcFKvC
The Top of the Hill Farm is offering a summer day camp, 8:30 am- 4:3 pm, with before and after camp day care. Children will learn to ride English style riding in a safe environment accompanied by trainers and staff. Days are full of activities such as crafts, daily riding lessons, games, horse skills such as feeding, grooming and much more! Pricing- $325/week – $65/day Check out their website for more information about the summer day camp!
Unleash the adventurer inside at Treetop Trekking Barrie, and find out why they were voted Ontario’s Top Outdoor Attraction in 2017! Located in the heart of Ontario’s Lake Country at Horseshoe Resort, the park is only an hour’s drive north of Toronto and just minutes outside of Orillia & Barrie. Release your inner monkey and enjoy outdoor adventure for the entire family. Climb from tree to tree on a series of games like wooden bridges, balance logs, Tarzan swings and zip lines during a 3-hour zip line and aerial game trek for ages 9+, or on the smaller Discovery Course during a 1.5 hour visit for ages 5+. Short on time? Take an exhilarating ride on the 1000ft Big Zip, or take a leap of faith on the Adrenaline Jump free fall experience, both available for ages 9+. Treetop Trekking is the perfect activity for fun family outings, group adventures, school trips, or corporate team building. Open April through October annually. Reservations are required, and although booking well in advance is recommended, bookings can often be made for the same day if needed.
At Windrift we provide dog sled rides and dog sled tours as well as Off Road Dune Buggy experiences, and Horseback Riding! We can service corporate events and winterfests (carnivals) such as the Orillia Winter Carnival. Come out and join us for a FUN winter adventure or a trail riding experience. Located in Oro-Medonte close to Horseshoe Resort and Carriage Ridge Resort or visit us at Fern Resort for dog sledding an on resort experience. Discover the fall colours by riding a horse through our gorgeous trails. Its never been a better time to book a reservation to walk through woodland trails and see the beautiful countryside from the height of horse. Group discounts are offered so enjoying this lovely experience with family and friends has never been easier.
We welcome you to Woodwind Farm, a wonderful facility in Oro-Medonte, Ontario with large arena areas, grass rings used for stadium jumping in eventing and ample space to accommodate a large capacity of horse trailers. We are pleased to have Serenity Valley Healing Centre providing therapeutic sanctuary right here at Woodwind Farm. Visit our website to learn more.
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. Certified “Bicycle-Friendly” by Ontario By Bike. Wye Marsh is approximately 30 minutes from Orillia. Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/WyeMarshTV
Our mission and passion is to bring yoga to everyone and every’body’. Yoga is the ultimate way to increase mobility, balance, core strength, flexibly and most importantly create a balanced and quiet mind. Our aim is to leave you feeling a little more at peace, while offering a little bit of excitement!