Visiting Bancroft, or passing through Algonquin Park area enroute for Ottawa orToronto?
Check out our Ontario Cottage for Rent, or browse our 'thumbs up' list of the area's finest B&B's, Inns, Resorts, & Lodges.
We've included the best for the Bancroft, Maple Leaf, Barry's Bay, Combermere, Whitney & Madawaska region.
Follow the links and see if you can find something that appeals to you & your entourage.
PLACES TO GO - THINGS TO SEE!
(there's lots fo do in our great town!)
Horseback Riding & kicking
around the Bancroft/Barry's Bay area isn't the only thing you'll want to do
while visiting the Hastings Highlands! We've provided you with a slew of links to our favorite Bancroft and area
hotspots! Fishing, canoeing, hiking, whitewater rafting, outfitters, Art & Culture.....it's all here at your fingertips,
and all just a stones' throw from Algonquin ProvincialPark.
For all your meals and entertainment needs we recommend
Porterville Diner - Lake St. Peter Ontario
(great breakfasts, snacks, dinners, also Saturday entertainment - tell em Matt and I sent ya!)
3121A Hwy 523, Madawaska, Ontario
New to the area, and super fantastic food (with accommodations to boot! )
~ OR RIGHT IN MAYNOOTH, ON MAIN STREET ~
Visit the Sun Run cafe in Maynooth!
(great sandwiches, snacks, baked goods, coffee - tell em Matt and I sent ya!)
For the sweet tooth - Algonquin Gourmet Butter Tarts
( main street on the main corner, a great selection, gluten and diabetic friendly as well!)
For the sweet tooth - Madawaska Art Shop
( main street on the main corner, HOME MADE FUDGE, ICE CREAM, and tons of great gifts!!)
Maynooth Business Association
Your first stop for things to do and see in Maynooth!
We are just three minutes from town and there are some
amazing things to see and do in our little hamlet!
Follow this link - a great page that will get your started!
Bring your skates! Maynooth has an ice rink!
MISCELLANEOUS THINGS YOU CAN DO AND SEE
Great comprehensive page highlighting the area's attractions
events, places to eat, etc. Lots of great links here.
Lots to see and do in Haliburton area!
How about hitting the slopes, or visiting a fine dining restaurant?
Haliburton has lots to do and see, and we even snowmobile across
to Haliburton on our all day snowmobiling tour!
Canoes & Bike Rentals, as well as, guided trips - great for a nature lovers' outdoor adventures!
Located right here in Maynooth, rentals out of the Arlington Hotel. While you're at it, you can stop in for a drink at the
Arlington Pub, or enjoy a meal at Pam's place across the street. Just five minutes from the farm, & a short drive to Algonquin Park.
WHITE WATER RAFTING
An ideal outing for the family, or anyone with a sense of adventure. Affordable Raft running fun for the whole family.
Locations in Barry's Bay (on the Madawaska River) and on the Ottawa River. WET n WILD fun for the whole family!
Trips n Trail Outfitters
The Bancroft Bike Experts, these folks also rent an interesting variety of outdoor gear from sleeping bags to snowshoes, and yes, they rent cross country skiis.
And interesting store to visit, a great place to rent that gear that you just don't want to lug up north.Try them out - just outside Bancroft on HWY 62.
Explore the Algonquin Park Area from above- sightseeing Aerial tours and charters.
Unfortunately NO website. Give them a call at 613-332-0902 - located just outside Bancroft Ontario.
The Rodle Mountain Luge Training Centre
Master the bunny hill before embarking on the exciting 400m luge track at this luging centre.
Sliders will learn how manoeuver the sled and the sport with experienced lugers as their guide. Bancroft, ON
Telephone: 1 613 332-4908
Algonquin Provincial Park
Canada's Finest Natural Wonder - a Nature Preserve like no other. Tons of things to see and do - hiking trails, biking trails, extensive canoe routes,
great fishing, lovely campgrounds - and be sure not to miss a trip to the Loggers Museum and Visitors Centre located near the the
East Gate!! East Gates are just twenty minutes from Maynooth!
There are also many great shops to see and places to visit in Bancroft, Ontario
(and yes, they have a Tim Horton's!)
Try your next Ontario Horseback Riding Vacation at
Highland Wilderness Tours
Matt & Penny Nicol
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