March Break is almost here, and if you haven’t started planning yet, let us do it for you! We’ve got the best kid friendly March Break itinerary right here.
Scenic Caves Nature Adventures
Celebrate the final days of winter with outdoor adventures: Southern Ontario’s longest Suspension Bridge, Scavenger Hunt + path of wooden sculptures, Children’s Adventure Playground, Warm-up Cabin, roast spider dogs + s’mores at the outdoor fire pit and more. Make sure to visit their Winter Season page to know what to expect.
Blue Mountain Resort
Go skiing or snowboarding at Blue Mountain Resort. Lessons are also available. (Please check BMR trail conditions prior). You can also skate the Woodview Mountaintop Skating & rentals are on location if you need skates! When you’re not on the slopes, enjoy the wonderful activities and shopping found in the Village!
Paint pottery pieces at Crock a Doodle located at the Blue Mountain Village. At Crock A Doodle, turn ready-to-paint pottery pieces into amazing works of art. Painted pieces are glazed and kiln-fired to a brilliant finish to become one-of-a-kind gifts and precious keepsakes.
Serendipity Candle Factory
Take part in a candle making workshop at Serendipity Candle Factory. Create 4 candles & chose your scents! They are a candle factory producing all-natural SOY candles. Enjoy the retail shop and artisan marketplace, and be sure to check out their events if they are having any paint nights, kids crafts and more!
Do some axe-throwing at AXED! Fun for the whole family. Located in the Blue Mountain Village, AXED is a recreational axe throwing venue that opened in the heart of Blue Mountain Village in 2021.
Kelly Gale Creative
Tap into your creative side & take part in an art lesson at Kelly Gale Creative in Thornbury. Kelly Gale Creative is a unique open concept boutique gallery just up from the Harbour in Thornbury where Kelly creates and sells her artwork & creative finds and also offers fun art & music classes. The studio is open year round.
Get competitive and go bowling, followed by a game of pool at Georgian Bowl, always a fun time for families of all ages. The place For Safe, Family Fun! 5-pin bowling, arcade with prizes, great new menu and a well-stocked bar. Please call ahead to reserve. 12 lanes of 5-pin bowling, arcade, pool/air hockey tables, WiFi, accessible washrooms and a licensed snack bar!
Go back in time and learn about the ship building and former shipyards at the Collingwood Museum or go to the Simcoe County Museum, Meaford Museum or Craigleith Heritage Depot for stories of people and activities past.
Free Spirit Tours
Take a guided tour of the winter caves with Free Spirit Tours. Their expert guides outfit you and teach you the skills you need to take on any activity with confidence. Whether your interest be on the water or on land they have something for you!
Book a hummer and snowshoe tour with Xtreme Adventures and go beyond the beaten path. Offering both scenic and extreme adrenaline-packed excitement.
Book a customized snowshoe adventure in the woods with Eagle Adventures. With multiple locations all over the area, you can find something for you! If you are looking for a place to stay, you can book with Bowering Lodge where Blue Mountain Ski Resort and Village, as well as the Scenic Caves development, are within 20 minutes’ drive.
See what Collingwood & The Blue Mountain Area looks like from a bird’s eye view with Big Blue Air helicopter tours or or Genesis Flight Centre plane rides.
Be sure to check the local Event Listings to see what’s happening in the region. There’s never a dull moment!
We hope you have a fun and safe time exploring Collingwood with this itinerary! Share your memories with us by tagging @SGeorgianBay on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter!
Planning to visit South Georgian Bay in the near future? Please contact individual businesses to confirm method and hours of operation and plan ahead by making reservations when possible. Visit our “Know Before You Go” page by clicking here.