One Day Trips - Hamilton

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Lavender Farms in Ontario for a Day Trip

Summer brings warm sunny days and lavender blooms! So hit the road to enjoy a calming, meditative walks amongst these purple flowers.
Do yoga, propose, get married, or stay at some these farms, though not necessarily in this order!

9 Places to Go Lazy River Floating or Tubing in Ontario

9 Places to Go Lazy River Floating or Tubing in Ontario

The summer heat beckons adults and kids alike to enjoy the water and revisit fun activities like floating and tubing. Ontario has many slow-flowing rivers that are… Read more »

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Whistling Gardens: Visit One of Canada’s Best Botanical Gardens With the Largest Public Peony Collection in North America

Ontario is home to many fabulous gardens including the largest botanical garden in Canada. But, did you know that Whistling Gardens in Norfolk County is home to… Read more »

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U-Pick Flower Farms For a Day Trip in Ontario

This spring and summer, escape the city limits and find yourself on a beautiful farm amidst wild and colourful petals. If you enjoy picking flowers directly off a farm, visit one of these U-Pick flower farms in Ontario.

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Where to Stargaze in Ontario: Dark Sky Areas and Observatories

Whether you are a serious astronomer or are simply captivated by the beauty and mystery of the solar system, these dark sky areas and observatories in Ontario will offer a chance to explore the dark skies.

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25 Maple Farms and Sugar Shacks to Visit in Ontario

Observing real maple syrup production is a truly Canadian experience. As the winter weather begins to warm, treat yourself and the whole family to the sweet freshness of maple syrup. Here are 25 maple farms, sugar shacks and pancake houses to visit in Ontario.

Venture out into the beautiful countryside and learn about how syrup is made by visiting one of the 25 maple sugar shacks in Ontario. Enjoy connecting with wildlife while tasting one of nature’s sweetest treats!

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15 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Stratford and Perth County

Just west of Kitchener, you’ll find the savoury delights of Perth County and the towns of Stratford, Perth, St. Mary’s and Listowel. In addition to tubing and trails, you’ll find a delicious Chocolate Trail. Yes, it’s time to explore this fantastic combination!

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10 Things to Do Outdoors During Winter in Haldimand County

South of Brantford and Six Nations, Canada’s largest First Nations Reserve, Haldimand fronts on Lake Erie and offers lots to explore from trails to parks to historic… Read more »

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25 Scenic Waterfalls to See Around Toronto During Winter

You don’t need to wait until summer to experience the beauty of the 25 frozen waterfalls to see in the GTA. Bundle up and get outside; the magnificence of Mother Nature is calling you!

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25+ Coolest Outdoor Ice Skating Trails in Ontario

Sharpen your skates, and checkout some of Ontario’s best ice skating trails this winter.

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25 Ontario Provincial Parks to Visit During Winter in Ontario

If you enjoy bundling up, getting some fresh air and challenging yourself, then read on for a list of Ontario provincial parks that remain open over the winter and offer invigorating winterized activities, no matter your particular level of experience. Come along and experience the great outdoors even in the winter months!

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The Comfort Maple – Canada’s Oldest Sugar Maple Tree

The lone, majestic Comfort Maple Tree stands tall at almost 25 metres, with an astounding six-metre girth and 40-metre crown width beside a field in Pelham, Ontario. … Read more »

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25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness World Records

The Guinness World Records have been around since 1954 and was created by Sir Hugh Beaver who was the Managing Director of the Guinness Brewery at the… Read more »

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25 of the Best Hiking Trails in Hamilton

Cascade, tiered, punchbowl, plunge. There are so many Waterfalls in Hamilton that its no wonder it’s known as the City of Waterfalls. Many of the popular hiking… Read more »

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14 Ruins to Explore in Ontario

The ruins spread around Ontario give the province character, an array of remnants from castles, mills, and other important structures from significant times in history. These ruins… Read more »

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25 Must Visit Nature Attractions and Parks in Hamilton

Hamilton is best known for its waterfalls, with more than 100 in the city area. But apart from these wonderful falls, there are several parks and conservation… Read more »

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50 Nature Attractions & Hotspots in and around GTA

As the weather starts to warm up and the flowers start to bloom, there are many opportunities in and around the Greater Toronto Area to get out… Read more »

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10 Spa Getaways in Ontario

A nearby spa getaway is the perfect way to unwind and enjoy a day away from the buzzing day to day life. Luckily, several relaxing spas are… Read more »

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10 Fantastic Fall Activities in Ontario

The cool air of autumn heralds a time of country harvests, crunching leaves, and soothing drinks! There are plenty of fun fall activities to get you outside and here are 10 awesome Fall activities in Ontario!

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25 Hikes to Enjoy Fall Colours in Ontario

What better way to spend the crisp fall days than to get outside and take a hike? Whether you want a quick trail for some fresh air, or are planning multi-day hiking and camping trip, the following trails will give you some great ideas for places to hike in Ontario.

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10 Trips for Fall in Ontario

Here are few ideas for 10 trips to enjoy glorious Fall season hikes along steep canyons and rushing waters!

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25 Outdoor Adventures between Ottawa & Toronto near 401

Travelling between Toronto and Ottawa, and want to add a bit more excitement to your trip? Then, here are 25 adventures for your road trip between Toronto and Ottawa that is way better than pit stops at ONRoute.

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Must Do Scenic Train Tours in Ontario

Explore Ontario on rails–through rolling hills, ravines, forested valleys and the country side! Whether as a family trip or on a day trip with your loved one, these scenic tours will never disappoint! Enjoy fall colours or have a haunted experience during Halloween, visit the pumpkin patch, or a trip to see Santa during Christmas.