One Day Trips - Ottawa

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Upper Canada Cranberries: Visit This Cranberry Farm in Ottawa This Fall

You don’t need to travel to Muskoka to see cranberry harvest as there is a cranberry farm in rural Ottawa that welcomes visitors during the Fall season.

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Fall Colours Scenic Hike, Ride & Lookout: Explore Sir Sam’s Ski & Ride

The second oldest family-owned ski hill in Ontario, Sir Sam’s Ski & Ride is an extremely popular skiing and mountain biking location north of Haliburton. Overlooking Eagle… Read more »

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15 Fall Colour Driving Routes in Central Ontario

Autumn is an awesome time to hit the road and see the lush greenness of fields and the vibrant colour in the leaves as they turn gold… Read more »

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25 Fall Day Trips From Ottawa

Ottawa and the area around the country’s capital are known for its spectacular natural beauty and charm, and fall is a time where vibrant colours emerge. Here are 25-day trips to enjoy changing nature’s changing colours around Ottawa.

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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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Haunted Corn Mazes & Farms in Ontario

This Halloween, you never know what might be around the next corner at these farms haunted by children of the corn!

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30 Corn Mazes in Ontario For a Fun Fall Day Trip

Get lost at world-famous corn mazes or at the nearest to you for a memorable experience with the family. Most of these farms also have a whole bunch of other great activities so you can enjoy the entire day picking pumpkins, milking goats, cuddling bunnies and so much more!

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Orchards to Go Apple Picking in Ottawa

One of the favourite activities of fall is definitely apple picking, a fun way to connect with local farms and go home with tons of produce to do with what you wish! Below are some of the best spots for apple picking in Ottawa.

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19 Places to Go Zip Lining in Ontario

The warm summer weather brings the opportunity to explore adventures while enjoying the beauty of nature. If you are a nature enthusiast who craves an adrenaline rush,… Read more »

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Road Trip From Ottawa to Kingston: Drive the Rideau Canal National Historic Site

The Rideau Canal offers a fascinating drive between Kingston and Ottawa traversing some of Ontario’s prettiest towns, going along lakes, rivers and 19 kilometres of canals cut… Read more »

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Ontario Road Trip: Discover 11 Islands on the Long Sault Parkway

Set between the major cities of Kingston and Montreal is the Long Sault Parkway, a 10-kilometre long road that connects a collection of eleven islands on the… Read more »

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Sunflower Farms For a Day Trip From Ottawa

The “helianthus annuus,” more commonly known as sunflowers, are a symbol of happiness, and of summer. They are interesting flowers that adore the sun, moving to face… Read more »

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25 Things to Do During Summer in and Around Cornwall

Anchored by Cornwall and Morrisburg along the St. Lawrence River, Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry reaches halfway to the Ottawa River to the north, with countless joys to… Read more »

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U-Pick Farms, Petting Zoos and Fun Family Farms to Visit In and Around Ottawa

Escape the city of Ottawa to the freshness of the local farms, that are abundant and ready to welcome you this summer! Pick your own delicious fruit… Read more »

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25 Summer Day Trips With Kids From Ottawa

Grab the kids, pack the car and get ready for some summer fun! Here are 25 fantastic ways to spend the summer holidays with your kids near… Read more »

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25 Summer Adventures and Activities in Leeds & Grenville

Nestled between the St. Lawrence River and the Rideau Canal, with lots of lakes in between, many of the activities suggested are based on enjoying or admiring the water or the creatures that live in it. Hinging on the communities of Kemptville, Gananoque, Brockville and Prescott, Leeds & Grenville offers bountiful outdoor recreation to soak up the summer months.

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24 Things to Do This Summer in Lennox and Addington

Stretching from Napanee, through Kaladar and up to Denbigh, the county of Lennox and Addington packs a lot of action into its woods and lakes. It has some great tourist attractions for families looking to play, swim, hike or hand out with bees, birds or even rescued farm animals. There is much to explore from its tip to its tail.

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25 Summer Adventures and Activities in Hastings County

Hastings County is the second-largest in Ontario, reaching from Lake Ontario near Belleville to the southern boundary of Algonquin Park near Barry’s Bay. In between, you will… Read more »

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25 Places For Water Adventures in and Around Ottawa

No one does summer quite like Ottawa. Whether you want to visit world-class museums, enjoy natural vibes in a trendy garden, hike to scenic lookouts, laze around… Read more »

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20+ Reasons Why You Should Visit Perth

Much of this quaint capital of Lanark County looks much like it did when it was first settled by Scottish soldiers after the War of 1812-14 in… Read more »

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25 of the Best Things to Do in Lanark County This Summer

With communities perched on the shores of the Mississippi River, the Tay River and the Rideau Canal, you can get to the water and enjoy the endless nature areas of this community perched right outside of Ottawa. Each town is rich in its own history and charms, so be sure to book a few days to see the full scope of Lanark County.

Here are 25 of the best things to do this summer in Smiths Falls, Municipality of Mississippi Mills, Carleton Place, Perth, Beckwith, Drummond-North Elmsley, Lanark Highlands, Montague and Tay Valley.

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25 of the Best Things to Do in Renfrew County This Summer

With many of its towns along the beautiful Ottawa River, this county’s many outdoor and history-based attractions can fill countless days. You can hit the water to fish, boat or opt to stay inland along amazing trails with unforgettable views. With four provincial parks and lots of great sights in between, get ready to ‘Do the Frew.’

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See Thousands of Wild Orchids – Day Trip From Ottawa

Plan a day trip to surrounding yourself with thousands of wild stunning Orchids. Only 1 1/2 hours from Ottawa and 3 hours from Toronto.

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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!