Freshwater Surfing cultivates a slightly different breed of surfer. The fickle nature of Great Lake waves requires a high degree of patience, dedication, and frankly a sense of humour from those who ride them.
Rolling into town with our windows down and radio on blast, we had noticed a small lighthouse stationed along the Saugeen River which instantly conjured memories of summery beach visits to Prince Edward Island. Add a long floral dress and a straw hat and you might as well call me Anne (with an “e”). The only difference is that this is right here in our own province and that makes it pretty darn special. Full of charm and peace—what a summer gem!
There’s a picturesque path leading to every major point of interest in Collingwood, including the scenic lookout at Millennium Park, serene gardens of the Arboretum, tranquil Labyrinth & Gathering Circle, unspoiled beaches of Sunset Point, various sports fields, historic Station Museum and of course, Downtown.
With over 75 career starts, 27-year-old competitive downhill mountain biker James “Frosty” Frost has been representing Canada, and his hometown of The Blue Mountains, on the world stage as a member of the Canadian Team competing on the Union Cycliste International (UCI) Elite World Cup.
The Nottawasaga Bluffs Conservation Area is a 400-acre jewel on the Escarpment. The unique geology has created a veritable land before time, as deep crevasses cut their way through the hardwood and coniferous forest.