Welcome To The Great Canadian Wilderness North of Toronto

Head due north of Toronto’s international airports to discover one of the most stunning destinations in Canada and a Brilliant Fall Colour Getaway too.

From world-renowned Algonquin Provincial Park in the east to the UNESCO-designated Georgian Bay Biosphere in the west, the most gorgeous natural landscape in our nation provides the backdrop for your next unforgettable vacation in Ontario, Canada. Come to see the famous Canadian Fall colours of our lush maple forests – brilliant reds, yellows and oranges – reflected in thousand of sparkling blue lakes and enjoy a holiday you’ll never forget.


A well-established vacation destination in Canada, the region known as ‘Ontario’s Cottage Country‘ has been welcoming visitors for over 100 years. This means that travellers have many incredible options for where to stay while you rest and rejuvenate or explore the area. From high-end resorts to camping and ‘glamping’, whatever you desire for accommodations is here in the great Canadian wilderness north of Toronto.


There are many way to experience the natural landscape which inspired Canada’s most famous painters, The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson. Hiking, biking, paddling, golfingcamping, fishing, cruising, ATV-ing and more, discover the wilderness in a hundred different ways (including doing nothing at all on a lakeside dock). And check out tons of neat events too.


Take advantage of the Fuel & Fun Package from Explorers’ Edge this Fall and celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday with us!

Book a minimum of 2-nights at a participating accommodation by September 7, 2017 for a stay in the region between September 8 and November 30, 2017 and you can register for $100 in gas and $50 in spending vouchers!

There is NO CATCH – you simply need to give us your hotel confirmation number and your package will be waiting for you upon check-in. CLICK HERE for details on the Fall Fuel & Fun package including where to stay and where to spend your vouchers. Over 100 tourism businesses to choose from and to create the perfect Canadian vacation!

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017 by booking your ‘Brilliant Fall Colour Getaway’ to the great Canadian wilderness north of Toronto.

To plan your stay visit ExplorersEdge.ca

For directions and how to get here, click here.

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Explorers’ Edge is the regional tourism organization for Algonquin Park, the Almaguin Highlands, Loring-Restoule, Muskoka and Parry Sound that is funded by the Ontario’s Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Sport.  

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