Collingwood (Ontario) activities: What to do in Collingwood (Ontario)
Blue Mountain, An all seasons resort located within a 10 minute drive east of Collingwood. Blue Mountain is a popular destination for skiing and snowboarding in Ontario. There are also activities available during the summer, including a water park and golfing.
Scenic Caves, +1 705 446-0256, A labyrinth of caves. Ontario's longest pedestrian suspension bridge. Hiking in the summer, skiing in the winter. Log cabin for rent.
Suspension bridge at Scenic Caves
Snowmobiling, There are many great spots to snowmobile in and around Collingwood. Trail maps are available.
The Gayety Theatre, An old style theatre located in downtown Collingwood. A variety of plays, comedy acts, and musical performances are held at the theatre year round by Theatre Collingwood
Golfing, Many golf courses are located in and around the Collingwood area including Monterra golf course at Blue Mountain, Cranberry golf course at Cranberry resort, Osler Brook golf and county club located just south of Collingwood, Batteaux Creek, and Duntroon Highlands.
Biking, There is a great network of trails that runs throughout the town, many are along the old rail lines. The Bruce trail runs along the entire waterfront and continues west for many kilometres. A great bike trip is to bike west along the Bruce trail to Thornbury and back (approx. 50km) or to Meaford and back (approx. 70km). The Bruce trail runs right through downtown Thornbury and downtown Meaford where a great waterfront is available for picnics or to take a rest before heading back.
Sunset Point is a beach located at the north east end of town and is a great place to sunbathe, swim, and relax in the summer. Sunset Point Park is located adjacent the beach and is great for kids.