Experience - Peterborough

Best things to do, activities, family fun, date ideas, and events in Peterborough.




5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: First Weekend of February

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this weekend of February: February 1 to 3 Whether you want a cozy spa weekend, or… Read more »

5 Things to Do at Bracebridge Fire & Ice Festival

The town of Bracebridge, located at the heart of Muskoka is holding its annual winter festival this Saturday, January 26. Here are 5 reasons why you should… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Fourth Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this fourth weekend of January in Ontario. Whether you want to enjoy skiing and snow tubing, or getaway from the cold, you are sure to find inspiration to plan a spontaneous day trip or weekend getaway.

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Third Weekend of January

5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this third weekend of January in Ontario.

10 Winter Adventures in and around Thunderbay

Snow and freezing temperature can cause some hibernation, but also offers various distinctive and enjoyable activities! Thunder Bay provides visitors with a warm hospitality, appealing scenery, and… Read more »

5 Getaways for this Weekend in Ontario: Second Weekend of January

5 Ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway for this second weekend of January in Ontario: Weekend of Jan 11 to 13. Niagara Falls Ice Wine Festival… Read more »

Peterborough Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is Open for 2019 Season

Peterborough Historic Lift Lock Skating Trail is open for 2019 season since Jan 2, 2019. (The Canal is not yet open for 2019-20 season. We will update… Read more »

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.

50 Things to do During August in Ontario

There is always something to do in Ontario and August is no different! If you need ideas, here are 50 things to do: Celebrate Civic Day Weekend… Read more »

25 Romantic Getaways and Activities in Muskoka

With gorgeous lakes, sprawling woods, spas, resorts, and more flavour than you can imagine, the Muskoka Region is the perfect getaway spot for couples. Romance is heavy… Read more »

10 Things to Do at Fairbanks Provincial Park

Featuring a spring fed lake, sandy beaches, great fishing and lots of fun; it is no wonder that Fairbank Provincial Park has become a hotspot for families… Read more »

25 Family Getaways in Northern Ontario

Whether you’re seeking a serene paradise nestled among the trees or a fun packed, family adventure, Northern Ontario is the perfect place for your next family getaway. From the world’s largest coin to a polar bear paradise, you are guaranteed priceless family moments. Don’t forget the camera!

25 Things to Do in Prince Edward County

Located midway between Ottawa & Toronto, Prince Edward County makes a gorgeous weekend destination. Journey to some of the provinces best sandy beaches at Sandbanks Provincial Park,… Read more »

Top Cycle Routes to Explore Ontario

Top Cycle Routes to Explore Ontario

Ontario, home to Canada’s capital city of Ottawa, and it’s bustling metropolis of Toronto — with it’s famous landmark of the CN Tower — but also home to farm country, forests, national parks — Ontario is as diverse a province as you could hope to find. And what better way to experience one of Canada’s most diverse province than on two wheels?

Top Bicycle Tours to Explore Canada

Canada — the second largest nation on earth in terms of square kilometers. One of the best things about this country is how the geography changes from… Read more »

Getaway to Rice Lake, Ontario

If you are looking for a getaway to the water, you should consider Rice Lake. Located in both Peterborough and Northumberland Counties, Rice Lake is a shallow lake that gets it’s name from the wild rice that grows there. It is a beautiful lake, ideal for camping and boating and there are several small towns surrounding the lake that offer sightseeing, shops, restaurants and other amenities.

Getaway to Kawarthas

If you are looking for a weekend getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life, why not check out the Kawarthas? The Kawartha Lakes are a… Read more »

150 Things to Do with Teens in Ontario

Wondering what to do with your Teen in Ontario? From bungee jumping to great festivals there is something to suit every taste and budget!

A Guide to Planning a Trip to Fathom Five National Marine Park, Ontario

Fathom Five National Marine Park offers you a thrilling combination of land and water adventures. Its astounding rock formations await your exploration and as they dip into the waters of Lake Huron a wealth of submerged wonder welcomes you. The clear blue waters of Lake Huron bear deep secrets about ancient boats that sailed in them centuries ago. Today 22 of these barges, schooners and steamers lie shipwrecked at the bottom of the Georgian Bay creating one of the most fascinating diving sites in North America.

Where to Star-Gaze without Light Pollution: Dark-Sky Preserves in Canada

Nature serves up magnificent displays of celestial eye candy, every day! But those in the cities often miss sighting these sparkling diamonds because of glaring city lights! This article lists designated parks that preserves the darkest of Canadian skies! Visit these places during days nearer to the new moon or during a celestial event for a sight to behold!

Free Things to Do in Canada

List of places to visit that charge no admission fees and events to attend with no ticket fees/ or free to drop in.