At the base of the Niagara Escarpment and the mouth of the Beaver River you'll find the charming villages of Thornbury and Clarksburg, known for fine dining, great shopping, wonderful galleries and a great little beach and pier.

Local Gems

Apple Pie Trail
Various locations around the Blue Mountains

Welcome to Ontario's Apple Country - a special place where the moderating effects of Georgian Bay and the Niagara Escarpment create perfect conditions for growing amazing apples - and baking perfect apple pies!

204 Marsh Street
PO Box 279
Clarksburg, ON N0C 1J0

The Honey House, downtown Clarksburg, is the home of Beaver Valley Gold Honey and a retail outlet for our own honey, beeswax candles and products of the hive. Honey is made available to our customers in their container but it is also packed in jars ready for home use or in gift packages. We take great pride in producing  a delicious, natural, unpasteurized honey.

pizza in wood fire oven
8 Bruce Street
Thornbury, ON N0H 2P0

Bruce Wine Bar is tucked in to the back on an old heritage building on 8 Bruce Street. Bruce will seat 27 casual diners, wine lovers and cocktail sippers on Thursday, Friday and Saturday night. Be sure to walk to the back of the building to find us. Our entry is unmistakable. Bruce Wine Bar is Feast ON accreditied. 

Sunset on Georgian Bay
209403 Highway 26
Blue Mountain, ON L9Y 0T6

*14 pull thru, and - transient sites. Craigleith has 157 campsites, some of which have electrical service. All sites have a fireplace and picnic table and are close to comfort stations. The shower building next to the children's adventure playground is easily accessible to all campsites.

Snowshoeing at Georgian Hills Vineyards
496350 Grey Road 2
Thornbury, ON N0H1J0

Enjoy the beauty of our vineyards in winter and taste local award winning wines paired with artisanal cheeses.  Snowshoe amongst the vineyards and then cozy up by the fireplace while savouring local wine and cheese for a quintessential Canadian experience.  ( Limited snow shoes available). 

TASTING ROOM - RETAIL HOURS:  Open daily 11 am to 5 pm 

203 Marsh Street
Clarksburg, ON N0H 1J0
Groomed Cross-country skiing, dedicated snowshoe trails + spectacular views
260/280 Scenic Caves Road
Blue Mountains (Collingwood), ON L9Y 0P2

With our unique location high atop Blue Mountain, the Nordic Centre sits amidst a 200 year old forest, on 370 acres of the magnificent Niagara Escarpment. Glide along 27 km of cross country ski trails professionally groomed for both classic and skate skiing. Snowshoe across Ontario’s longest 420 ft.

Cheese counter at The Cheese Gallery
11 Bruce Street South
Thornbury, ON N0H 2P0

A one of a kind cheese shop showcasing the talent of local artists who produce artisanal foods, drinks and works of art, alongside cheeses from around the world. This unique experience offers a “taste of the area” with cozy seating, a wine/tea bar, gourmet foods and exceptional artisan cheeses. 

Fish ladder
Highway 26
Thornbury, ON N0H 1J0