Top 5 Things to Do In Collingwood in the Summer
Top 5 Things to do in Collingwood in the Summer
Collingwood, Ontario is truly a year-round destination, but to experience in the summer, is something you will never forget.
The South Georgian Bay Tourism team are constantly asked: What are the best things to do in Collingwood? What are the top Collingwood attractions?
We wanted to take the time to answer those questions! Collingwood is a historic waterfront community that has been ranked by Expedia as one of the top 10 most beautiful destinations in Canada.
If we had to name just 5 Things to do in Collingwood in the summer, here is our list:
1. Collingwood Harbour
The stunning view of the bay is truly something that will have you dreaming until your next visit. Depending on the day, the waters can resemble the Caribbean Sea. Collingwood harbour is the perfect place for big-lake boating with islands, small harbours and great fishing.
2. Historic Downtown
Downtown Collingwood has a collection of upscale shops, inviting restaurants and cafes. It is a must-see when visiting.
3. Stunning Trails
The Collingwood Trails encompass over 70 kilometres and feature interpretive signs on the flora and fauna, wildlife, and history across the entire trail system. Their trails are perfect for walkers, joggers and cyclists. Stroll along the waterfront, the boardwalk, the arboretum, and the labyrinth. For a bonus, follow the trails to the top of the berm above the Amphitheatre and enjoy a perfect view of the town, the Collingwood Terminals, and the Blue Mountains.
This small town offers a lot in the way of way of microbreweries with 4 in town making it easy to get your craft beer fix. You can go for great tours and learn about their brewing process or grab a bite eat and enjoy a flight.
5. Picturesque Patios
There are so many great patios in Collingwood for outdoor dining and drinking. It is hard to pick just one. Collingwood is a great place to escape the city, as it is only two hours from Toronto. There are so many amazing places around Collingwood that it is worth extending your weekend trip into a week in order to see the beautiful area of South Georgian Bay.
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