There is so much to explore in Southern Georgian Bay, and since it is a four season area, the options are endless when the temperature drops. Bundle up and enjoy the beautiful nature in Southern Georgian Bay through some of these unique experiences available all winter long. We are still in for a few blistering cold days, so be sure to bundle up before enjoying any of these fun excursions.


Ice Skating at Woodview Mountaintop Rink


Enjoy the extraordinary views of the escarpment on an afternoon skating on this 1.1 kilometre ice skating loop. This new attraction is located at the top of Blue Mountain, between Orchard Express and Southern Comfort. There are ice skate rentals available and is open to skaters of any skill level to enjoy. If you’re looking for new things to do this winter in Collingwood, this is a great option for a family weekend outing. Woodview Mountaintop Skating is open well into the evening, so you can enjoy a beautiful sunset skate with your loved ones.


Winter Caving At Metcalfe Rock


Explore a different side of Blue Mountain by going underground! Through Free Spirit Tours, you can take a trip through the area’s underground caves. This excursion begins with a fun snowshoe trek through the woods leading up to the caves. The snowshoes will come off and the exploration will allow you to crawl and climb throw this unforgettable environment. Be sure to bundle up as this outdoor adventure is a cold one, but is well worth it to experience a unique place to visit in Collingwood.


Sleigh Ride With Dual Acres


Try a different ride through the snow this season with a relaxing sleigh ride with Dual Acres. This family owned company just outside Owen Sound has been operating for over 20 years all year round, providing a unique experience to get outdoors with your loved ones. They offer a variety of packages to suit your needs, including a romantic ride that is perfect for engagements, anniversaries, or any special night you may be celebrating. The can accommodate parties up to 12 people, so the entire family can enjoy. They have created a beautiful set of trails on their 50 acre lot that allow to see some of the amazing scenery that the area has to offer right on their lot!


Winter Wine Experience with Georgian Hills Vineyards


Experience a wonderful winter wine excursion at Georgian Hills Vineyards. With one of their very knowledgeable tour guides, take a snowshoe tour through the vineyard and enjoy a flight tasting at both Georgian Hills and Thornbury Village Cider House, exploring a thorough flavour palette. Their Winter Wines and Vines tour is approximately three hours in length and is only $99 with all of the tastings, snacks, transportation, and snowshoes included. Be sure to bundle up as you will be spending plenty of time outdoors.