Have an eco-adventure right here in Ontario
|
Bookmark and Share
Jul 11, 2014  |  Vote 0    0

Have an eco-adventure right here in Ontario

OurWindsor.Ca

If you have been lucky enough to go on a Caribbean or tropical vacation, perhaps you’ve experienced the thrill of zip-lining through the canopy or hiking in a beautiful forest.

The great news is that you don’t have to venture farther than your own backyard to have an amazing eco-adventure, because there are many places in Ontario that offer great outdoor adventure opportunities.

Long Point Eco-Adventures is a 37-acre preserve that offers six, 12 and 18 k scenic trails that loops through Southern Ontario’s largest Carolinian forests. They also offer zip-line, canopy, stargazing tours and beaches. And the best part is it’s only an hour-and-a-half away from the GTA.

About 30 minutes away in Oshawa, Ontario, is Treetop Eco Adventure Park where there’s great eco-fun to be had. Located in the Oak Ridges Moraine, it’s the areas only aerial tree top adventure park. The park offers different levels and courses that you are guided through by professionals to ensure ultimate fun and safety. They also offer zip-ling for ages 10 and up.

If you enjoy nature of a different kind, a must-see is the Scenic Caves Nature Adventures in Collingwood, Blue Mountains, Ontario. Walk along Ontario’s longest suspension footbridge, 25 metres above the valley with spectacular views of Georgian Bay. You can’t leave without exploring the mountains caves and trails throughout the mountain and discover the ice cave and its many mysteries. You can also enjoy zip-lining or the adventure playground.

These are just a few of the eco-adventure opportunities in Ontario. Check out the Tourism Ontario website to uncover a plethora of outdoor adventures that the whole family will enjoy!

|
Bookmark and Share

(0) Comment

Join The Conversation Sign Up Login

Latest Local News

Columns

The awful truth that lies beneath the talk of interest rates: Wells

U.S. Fed chief Janet Yellen hinted at rate hikes. but that won't get at the real economic problem

Snapshot

World

Anthony Weiner dumped by Huma Abedin after new sexting scandal

Abedin releases a statement on the separation hours after Weiner cancelled his Twitter account in...

Snapshot

World

Outrage after Indian tourism minister advises female visitors not to wear skirts

Mahesh Sharma appeared to be relaying advice from a welcome kit for tourists. Critics said the...

Snapshot

In Your Neighbourhood Today

SPONSORED CONTENT View More