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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.

25 Outdoor Adventures in Northumberland County

Just an hour east of Toronto, and adjacent to Regional Municipality of Durham, Northumberland County offer delightful and exciting adventures within its boundaries. From quaint farms to glamping, lakeside fun, and adventures through forests, this county bordering Kawarthas,  is a worth a weekend and more of your time!

25+ Outdoor Adventures in Muskoka

The Muskoka region, or Ontario’s cottage country, is situated about 200 kilometres north of Toronto and has been popular among tourists looking for a getaway since the… Read more »

Celebrate the Sights and Tastes of Spring with a Lilac Road Trip

Best visited during the end of May and early June,  the Lilac Tour is the perfect way to celebrate the Lilac blooms of Spring. These fragrant purple and white flowers are a beautiful flowering plant; ornamental and attractive, that often mark the closing in of summer.

25 Outdoor Adventures in and around Kingston

Surrounded by areas famous for their stunning nature, Kingston is the ideal location for the beginning of an outdoor adventure. With summer approaching us soon, it’s about… Read more »

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!

100 Adventures in Ontario Provincial Parks

From climbing on a “sleeping giant” to walking the world’s longest freshwater beach and howling with the wolfs, here are 100 best adventures in Ontario’s Provincial Parks.

5 Easter Weekend Getaways in Ontario

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for this Easter Weekend in Ontario. 1. Easter Weekend Family Getaway in Kawarthas Escape the city… Read more »

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

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for the second weekend of April in Ontario.

Easter Bunny Train Rides in Ontario

Need an idea for an Easter themed day trip?  What about a train ride that combines a scenic ride and egg hunt? Here are two places to… Read more »

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

5 ideas for a spontaneous/last minute day trip or a weekend getaway for first weekend of April in Ontario: Weekend of April 5 to 7.

Weekend Getaways from GTA: Exploring Ontario Provincial Parks

If you are looking for a perfect, inexpensive weekend getaways from GTA to relax and rejuvenate:  look no further than Ontario Provincial Parks. Whether you want to camp… Read more »

Ontario Maple Syrup Festivals and Sugar Shacks

Where to go to experience the smells and tastes of the sweet water of Ontario.

A list of maple syrup festivals, pancake houses/sugar shacks and maple trails to explore in Ontario.

Flower & Blossom Festivals in Ontario

You do not have to be a florist, anthophile or a gardener, to be excited by the sight and smell of flowers. The love of flowers cuts across age and gender; flowers are a sign of love, gratitude, and beauty and are favoured plants the world over. The following are six flower festivals that you must attend in Ontario.

5 Things to Do during Winter at Killarney Provincial Park

Killarney Provincial Park is an exceptional outdoor wonderland with immense wilderness landscapes. Visually colorful views permeate the area, as the pink granite of the Georgian Bay Coast,… Read more »

Things to Do during Winter at MacGregor Point Provincial Park

MacGregor Point Park boasts ecological diversity. Seven-kilometers of coast along the Lake Huron shoreline accommodate majestic migrating birds, exciting festivals and events, camping sites, a skating oval,… Read more »

5 Things to Do during Winter at Frontenac Provincial Park

Spanning 5,355 hectares of space on the southern edge of the Canadian Shield is the Frontenac Provincial Park. A stunning family-friendly park open year-round with 48 interior… Read more »

5 Things to Do during Winter at Pinery Provincial Park

If you’re looking for rare biodiversity, spectacular sunsets, and year-round outdoor adventures in unique forests, the Pinery Provincial Park is a staggering 6,330 acres that houses over… Read more »

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.

15 Things to Do During Winter in Markham

Markham fosters tons of art, culture, and old town feeling, making the Winters here quaint and scenic. Here are 15 ways to make your winter more exciting… Read more »

15 Things to Do during Winter in Mississauga

Mississauga, the sixth largest city  in Canada, has plenty to offer in the realm of sports, shopping, arts and culture, and entertainment. Right on the shores of… Read more »