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!

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
Blue Mountains, ON N0H 1JO

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
Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing
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.

121 Old Highway #26
Meaford, ON N4L 1W7

Dedicated to local and sustainable products. “By working together, sharing knowledge & local resources and supporting sustainable agriculture, we continue to nourish the mind, body & spirit of people and planet, while fostering a food-secure and vibrant community.”

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

The Cheese Gallery is offering extraordinary cheeses, amazing works of art by many local artistans, custome framing and some tasty food options like Italian pasta paired with Tesero's sauce and topped by some nice Parmigiano Reggiano.

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

The Honey House, downtown Clarksburg, is the home of Beaver Valley Gold Honey. The Honey House is a retail outlet for the honey extracted on site, beeswax candles and products of the hive. Honey is available in bulk tanks but it is also packed in jars ready for home use or in gift packages along with beeswax candles or honey pots.

Fish ladder
Highway 26
Thornbury, ON N0H 1J0