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Summer Brews

Discover your perfect summer beer in Ontario’s cottage country.

Food & Drink
Retro Summer: Get Back to the Summer Days You Remember
Welcome to the Friendly Town of Minden
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Connect with Water

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Staycation Inspiration

Find inspiration for staycations ideal for families, relaxation and wellness, getting back to nature, or getting your heart racing (and more).

Slow Down Summer: Recreate Those Timeless Summer Moments
Hottest Patios to Hit this Summer
10 Cottage Resorts with Strong Dirty Dancing Vibes
Be Here in 2023: 11 Summertime Happenings You Won't Want to Miss
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Local's Takes

Insider tips from the people who both live and take their vacations in the Highlands.

25 Awesome Places to Stay this Summer
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Day Trip Destinations

The towns of the Highlands make perfect day-trip destinations from Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal.

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Hit the Beach: Best Beaches in Ontario's Highlands
Meet Me at the Drive-in
Celebrate Indigenous Culture, Experiences, and Voices
Rockin' Patios for Live Music
Country Road Canadiana: Summer Tour from Elphin to Lanark Village
Peace and Tranquility at Dimensions Retreats in Haliburton Highlands
Embrace the Outdoor Joys of Summer in Deep River
3 Ways to Play on the Ontario Water Trail
Local's Take: Paddle, Cycle and Stargaze in Lennox & Addington
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Longer Cycling Routes & Trips

Caves, Trails and Waves: 4 Days, 3 Nights in the Ottawa Valley
Good Food, Good Company and Good Music
8 Ontario Provincial Campgrounds to Book this Summer
Simple Pleasures and Big Roadside Attractions: A 2-Day Road Trip from Hastings County to Haliburton Highlands
Spectacular SUP: Yoga, Fitness, Bring Your Pup (and more)
3 Fun Itineraries for Water Play