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Summer Attractions & Activities

Some require reservations. Area Code (705)

ATV Trails

ATV Trails available in Port Severn (Baxter ATV Riders www.batv.ofatv.org ) We sell Permits

ATV Rentals www.backcountrytours.ca     email info@backcountrytours.ca or call     1-888-955-9076

ATV Adventure Tours - Moonstone area www.atvadventuretours.ca                      705-739-3666

Dune Buggy Adventures:  Half Day/Full Day http://www.windriftkennel.ca call   705-325-0919

Fishing Charters

1. Georgian Bay Muskey www.ontariomusky.com 416-937-4911

2. George’N Charters, www.georgenchaters.com    Cell: 705-734-3078       705-528-0156

Bala Cranberry Festival

weekend after Thanksgiving www.balacranberryfestival.on.ca 

Boat Cruise

on the Serendipity at Lock 45 (2 min. away) to The Big Chute from Sept 21-Oct 9

Township Supervised Day Camp

9am-4:30 $31.25/day – 4-17 years old - ask for details

The Big Chute Marine Railway

part of the Trent-Severn Waterway, is an impressive “lock” which carries boats up a hill on a rail instead of raising them by water - 5 min away – a must see!

17’-25’ Boat Rentals

pontoon boats, seadoo rentalswww.boatrentalscanada.com 705-687-1400

Boat Cruise

from Lock 45 (2 min. down the road) into the Trent Severn in October only

Georgian Bay Boat Cruises

549-7795 or Gravenhurst (687-6667) or Parry Sound G.Q. 800-506-2628

Miss Midland

30,000 Island Boat Cruise sightseeing cruise www.midlandtours.com 888-833-2628

R.M.S. Segwun Boat Cruise

Guests can enjoy a sightseeing cruise with or without lunch/dinner while enjoying a panoramic view of Muskoka’s lakes. The Ship was built in 1887, historically sailed the Muskoka lakes from early spring to late fall, carrying passengers, mail and freight to the many resorts and villages not served by the railways. Located in Gravenhurst. www.muskokasteamships.com 

Casino Rama

Orillia www.casinorama.com 1-800-832- 7529

Discovery Harbour-Museum–Live Theatre

Penetang (25 min.) www.discoveryharbour.on.ca 549-8064

The Enchanted Kingdom, Castle Village

Discover life-size fantasy cottages decorated according to traditional fairy tales. Relax as you watch your children play out their dreams in this Dwarf Village. Decend the spiral staircase into Dracula’s Dungeons, the museum of horror, Midland 526-9683

Galaxy Movie Theatre

www.cinemaclock.com/Midland Midland - 7 movie screens, wall-to- wall curved screens, digital surround sound and Playdium @ Zero Gravity game room 527-5927

Georgian Bay Islands National Park

a small cluster of 59 islands, one of Canada’s finest 526-9804 island parks. Beausoleil Island, just off the coast of Honey Harbour, is the largest of these - includes an interpretive program on the history of this stunning region. The park can be accessed by boat only; Day Tripper $15 call for reservations or buy at Honey Harbour Parks office. 

Go Carts / Mini Golf

Hwy 12/93 Midland and Balm Beach Road – ask for details

Golf Courses:

New Oak Bay Golf Course, 2 min ride down the road ww.oakbayliving.com/golf 705-538-0303
Brooklea Inn Golf and Country Club near Midland 705-526-9872
Midland Golf and Country Club Midland 526-5722
Gateway Landing Driving Range 527-6593 Bonaire, Coldwater 888- 266-2473

Hiking/Cross Country Skiing Trails

New Port Severn Trail just steps from Sunnylea
Georgian Bay Island National Park- See above 
Wye Marsh Wildlife Center summer/winter nature trails, Midland www.wyemarsh.com 526-7809

Cycling and Walking Trail

Tay Shore Trail 10 min. Beginning in Waubaushene at the Coldwater Road Parkette the trail runs along the shoreline and through the forests along Georgian Bay. The trail stretches over 19 kms and over 24,000 steps winds through the historic towns of Waubaushene, Victoria Harbour, Port McNicoll past Martyr’s Shrine, Wye Marsh and Saint Marie Among the Hurons. Along the way see if you can spy Wildflowers, Beavers, Eastern Bluebirds, Trilliums, Ducks, Monarch Butterflies and numerous other wonders of Nature. www.tay.township.on.ca

Midland Historic Murals

North America’s largest outdoor historical mural towers over Midland Harbour. There are more than 30 historic that celebrate the proud heritage and strength of this area. Each mural tells a unique story, from the arrival of the Jesuits to the early pioneers.

Horse/Pony Riding Stables

Rainbow Valley Trail Rides, Waubaushene 5 min. 538-0052

Huronia Museum/Indian Village

Mundy’s Bay Store Midland – www.huroniamuseum.com 526-2844

Kayak Rentals

Waubaushene, 5 min from us 538-0881

The Stage Company-King’s Wharf Theatre

Naval/Military Establishments at Penetang 549-8064

North Simcoe Sports & Recreation Centre

Midland (20 min from us) 526-9395 (Ages 9-16, $1/day, pool, ping pong, foosball, games, TV-movies, computer, internet, crafts, gym activities, etc.)

Saint Marie Among the Hurons

is a living museum recreating a French Jesuit mission to the Hurons from 300 years ago. 526-7838 | http://www.saintemarieamongthehurons.on.ca/sm/en/Home/

Martyr’s Shrine in Midland

(Pope John visited in 1980’s) www.jesuits.ca/martyrs-shrine 526-3788

Santa’s Village

www.santasvillage.ca in Bracebridge – discounted tickets available here 645-2512

Shopping/Arts & Crafts

Midland, Orillia, Penetang, Coldwater, Port Carling, Bala, etc. (ask for details)

Spa Radiant Reflections

Rawley Resort (2 min.) www.RawleyResort.com 538-2272
Avalon Spa at The Inn at Christie’s Mill (2 min.) (Must book appt.) 538-2354
Nails by Anna will come directly to your cottage www.nailsbyannamobilespa.com 427-3536

Swimming

Our outdoor pool, island in front of us, beaches at the New Park with splash pad at the corner – 2 min walk – or Six Mile Park (5 min. drive)

Swimming Pool Indoors

YMCA and Best Western, Midland 526-7828 / 526-9307

Churches:

• St John the Baptist Catholic Church, Port Severn, within walking distance 
• Knox Presbyterian Church, 539 Hugel Avenue, Midland (Tel. 705-526-7421) 
• Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 845 Yonge St., Midland (Tel.705-526-4007)

Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre

The Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre is located on 3,000 acres of wetlands and forest in Midland. The Centre includes an amphibian and reptile display hall, hiking, biking, snowshoeing and skiing trails, canoeing and kayaking routes, an observation tower and boardwalks, birds of prey display, event facilities, gift shop and Naturalists on staff. http://www.wyemarsh.com/ 705-526-7809

Hospital Huronia District Hospital

on Hwy.93, South of Hwy. 12 in Midland 705-526-3751

Restaurants:

Port Carling Boats

www.portcarlingboats.com