Local attractions

We are in the heart of the beautiful rolling hills of Northumberland County and the major attractions in the Municipality of Clarington:

ORONO ANTIQUE MARKET

Orono Antique Market opened its doors in September of 2010 and has quickly become one of Southern Ontario’s best antique shops and a destination for antiquers. They have put together an exceptional group of antique dealers with a vast degree of knowledge in their categories, who display their unique finds in the historic Orono Armoury. This impressive historical landmark, built in 1913, is the perfect showcase for eclectic offering of antique furniture, Victorian and art glass, china, lighting, jewellery, art, rare and local history books as well as a vast array of unique collectibles. (Approx. 10 km from us, 9 minutes)

www.oronoantiquemarket.ca

Tree Top Trekking – Ganaraska Park

This park is a true escape from the city!  Treetop Trekking Ganaraska is the most exciting zip line adventure East of Toronto and is home to Timberwolf – the most challenging aerial course at any park in Ontario, but don’t worry there are plenty of easier courses too!  Located at the Ganaraska Forest Centre come spend an unforgettable day in their huge aerial game and zipline park and they also have Night Treks. (Approx. 10 km, 8 minutes)

http://treetoptrekking.com/en/ganaraska/

TEA GRANNYS & FRIENDS

Join Kimberly Chant-Allin for a Victoria Era tea party.  Kimberly has turned her lifelong passion for late nineteenth century food and fashion into a delightful tea parlour where she ‘educates people about the Victoria Way of Life.” Their tea experience has visitors participate in an interactive demonstration of the proper tableware setting used in Victoria afternoon tea, including tea etiquette.  (Approx. 5 km, 4 minutes)

www.teagrannysandfriends.com

Jungle Cat World

Jungle Cat World Wildlife Park has evolved into a renowned zoological park, known for its captive breeding program and environmental education program.  The zoo offers visitors the unique opportunity to see and experience wild species, many threatened with extinction, in an up-close and personal environment.  They have taken a leading role in helping protect, restore and conserve the many plants and animals we share this planet with.  (Approx. 5 km, 4 minutes)

http://www.junglecatworld.com

Brimacombe Ski Hill (previously Oshawa Ski Club)

One of Southern Ontario’s largest ski and snowboard facilities, Brimacombe has something for everyone in both winter and summer months!  From beginner terrain to black diamonds, you’ll have fun on 21 runs, 11 lifts, two terrain parks and two chalets spread over 60 skiable acres.  In the summer, sign the kids up for a weekly theme at Day Camp Brimacombe. (Approx. 1 km from us, 1 minute)

www.brimacombe.ca

Ganaraska Forest Centre

With hundreds of kilometres of hiking, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and even horseback riding trails right in our backyard, it is little wonder that the Ganaraska Forest Centre is a hub of outdoor recreational activity four seasons round.  Set within 4,452 hectares (11,000 acres) of the majestic Ganaraska Forest, the facility is a showcase of world-class environmental and ecologically friendly design. (Approx. 10 km, 8 minutes)

http://www.ganaraskaforestcentre.ca/home.html

Laveanne Lavender Fields

These lavender fields are located within the picturesque rolling hills of Northumberland County.  Browse their charming shop full of lavender inspired gifts.  Natural body care products, made from 100% pure lavender essential oil, and lavender inspired food items.  Also check out the Grow Tasty area that is a certified organic edible plant nursery offering over 400 varieties of edible plants – herbs, edible flowers, vegetable start, vines, berries and fruits.  And enjoy lunch on the Terrace or an exclusive pop-up dining experience at Open Air Bistro. (Approx. 17 km, 14 minutes)

www.laveanne.ca    

www.growtasty.com

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Home for car and kart racing, Mosport is located North of Bowmanville in the Municipality of Clarington.(Approx. 19 km, 15 minutes)

http://canadiantiremotorsportpark.com

http://mosportkartways.com

Neb’s Fun World

Durham Region’s Largest Entertainment Centre.  Located in Oshawa, Neb’s offers a smorgasbord of spectacular activities with 5 & 10-Pin Bowling, an Arcade, Indoor Go-Karting, Play Centre, Dark Ride XD, Halo Fireteam Raven, climbing wallk, bumper cars and much much more! (Approx. 28 km, 27 minutes).

https://nebsfunworld.com

Stonehenge Golf Club & Newcastle Golf & Country Club

Located in Bowmanville, Stonehenge Golf Club is not only the perfect choice for playing at a spectacular championship 9-hole golf course but you can enjoy their outdoor lounge patio and fully licensed course.  (13 km away, 12 minutes).   In Newcastle, prepare yourself for an unparalleled golfing experience at their 18-hole course at Newcastle Golf and Country Club in a relaxing, picturesque backdrop.  Their course is a pleasure for golfers of any skill level and their club offers exceptional service and a comfortable atmosphere.  (approx.. 20 km, 17 minutes)

https://www.stonehengegolfclub.ca

https://www.newcastlegolf.ca

Village of Newcastle

Newcastle Village is a picturesque and bustling town nestled right on Lake Ontario.  It is a historical little town that is big on tourism and recreation.  The village promotes many events such as a weekly concert series, Art Shows, The Harvest Festival, Canada Day and Santa Parade.  With its small town village charm, shops and services in the business area are very dynamic and offer everything you need in home décor, culture, food and recreation. (Approx. 17 km, 15 minutes)

http://villageofnewcastle.ca

Village of Orono

Founded in 1832, Orono has become an antiquing Mecca with over 82 antique stores in the downtown core.  It is the locale for some of the most enjoyable and popular yearly events in Clarington:  The Orono Fair, Orono Bluegrass and Old Tyme Country Jamboree, and the Ontario Country Kennel Club Dog Show.  The closest liquor store! (Approx. 9 km, 9 min.)

http://visitororono.com

Kendal Village

The closest variety store is located in the village of Kendal.  They also have a post office in their community center. (Approx. 1 km, 1 minute).