The general store was once the original big box retailer; only it came complete with gossip and a place to tie up your horse. In Grey County, the general store culture is still thriving today. They have reinvented themselves to be everything a modern retailer cannot be, which makes them so much fun, and delicious.
As summer draws to a close the salmon battle their way upstream to return to their spawning beds. Witnessing this salmon migration is a must. The Mill Dam in Owen Sound and the Thornbury Fishway both offer great views of the salmon jumping while the Owen Sound Salmon Eco Tour can teach you more about this amazing species.