Fat Biking – Cycling in a four-season destination

A Blog By — Sven, Sales & Marketing Coordinator @ Ontario’s Lake Country Fat-biking has been becoming increasingly popular every year, so we figured we should try it ourselves. Wow, I must say this was an amazing way to spend Family Day! The slight rain on Family Day Monday kept away the majority of visitors, […]

Top 5 Winter Activities To Do This Family Day Weekend

Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding Skiing and snowboarding are very popular activities during the winter season, providing fun and thrills for family and friends. In Ontario’s Lake Country we are blessed to have TWO locations, Mount St. Louis Moonstone and Horseshoe Resort were this outdoor activity can be experienced. Both these establishment offer rentals and are equipped with a variety […]

More Than Just A Game

Winter sports in Orillia are much more than just a game. Winter activities and sports are essential parts of enjoying and experiencing Canadian winters.  People of all ages participate in a wide array of activities, both competitively and for leisure.  These activities foster community spirit when we cheer on the home team and strengthen hometown […]

Ice Fishing in Ontario’s Lake Country

Discovering Winter on the Water Surrounded by multiple lakes and seasonal fishing locations Ontario’s Lake Country is a wonderful place to discovery a four season playground.  As the cold weather blows over and the lakes begin to freeze the opportunity for an experience that is fun for the whole family illuminates. Ice Fishing in Ontario’s […]

Winter Well

Dressing Warmly and Properly Winter can bring a beautiful blanket of white fluffy snow but also a cold chill that can be an unfortunate side effect. This side effect can be controlled with dressing warmly and preparing to take winter head on. Dressing head to toe to fight off the cold can be easily done […]

Top 10 Outdoor Winter Activities

#OntLakeCountry @OntLakeCountry Winter is here everybody and that means it is time to explore a season of winter activities and fun! Ontario’s Lake Country is in a magnificent place where you can experience totally different worlds when the seasons change. Canada is a country that is known for its winter season all around the world […]

Holiday Adventures

Holiday Adventures with the Family in Ontario’s Lake Country Winter and Fun are two words often used together in Ontario’s Lake Country. We feel truly blessed in this region offering such vast and diverse activities year-round. With the Holidays quickly approaching, make Ontario’s Lake Country your go-to destination for your families. At an hour and […]

Black Friday in Downtown Orillia

  Black Friday was introduced in 2013 to Downtown Orillia and was instantly a success and has grown over the past four years. Looking for the biggest and best Black Friday deals? The region’s only downtown-wide Black Friday sale is in Downtown Orillia!         On Friday, November 24 from 9:00am until 6:00pm save up […]

A Sweet Treat Tour Of Ontario’s Lake Country

How Sweet It Is, A Sweet Treat Tour Of Ontario’s Lake Country, another reason to visit SIMCOE COUNTY By Marc Smith How’s your sweet tooth? Mine is currently in heaven as I have just completed a sweet treat tour of Ontario’s Lake Country. I sampled fudge, fritters, chocolates, waffles, and craft cider. All locally made […]