Collingwood is a popular year-round vacation destination in southwestern Ontario, Canada. During the winter it is a skiing and snowboarding mecca, and during the summer it is loaded with outdoor recreation opportunities. Owning a Collingwood timeshare is the most affordable way to enjoy all the area has to offer when you want to take a vacation.
You will find downhill and cross country skiing and miles of snowmobile trails at the nearby Blue Mountain resort. Outdoor summer recreation near Collingwood includes swimming and kayaking at Northwinds Beach on Lake Huron where there are barbecue and picnic facilities, a playground, a sandy beach and restrooms. Sunset Point Park is another beach that is great for kids.
Unique Natural Attractions
You may enjoy visiting Scenic Caves. It is a labyrinth of caves where you will find the longest pedestrian suspension bridge in Ontario. There are miles of hiking and biking trails nearby and skiing in the winter. Championship golf courses are well-represented in and around Collingwood, including the Blue Mountain course, Cranberry course and Osler Brook Golf and Country Club. For the more adventurous, there is treetop walking on suspension cables and bridges and Thunderbird Zip-lining, called Canada’s longest zip-line.
Around Collingwood you can enjoy riding on a huge network of biking trails. The Bruce Trail runs along the waterfront for miles. On the days you want to relax, you can either take advantage of the facilities at your Collingwood timeshare or stroll in downtown Collingwood. The city is beautiful and well-maintained with many shops and restaurants as well as amazing public art. The town offers a half-hour art tour that showcases the creativity of the town.
Culinary and Historic Delights
Collingwood is also famous for its huge variety of culinary experiences and also offers a food tour to acquaint you with the possibilities for your next meal. You may rest with a glass of wine or cup of coffee at one of the many patio cafes along your way. When you need to shop, you may visit the famous Downtown Collingwood Farmers’ Market on Saturday mornings.
There are several wineries in the area including the Georgia Hills Vineyards where you can taste the unique cool-climate wines. The Thornbury Cider and Brew House offer Thornbury Beer, Cider and wines.
History aficionados will find several historical buildings, including Victorian, Greek revival and Gothic mansions as well as the Old Town Hall.
A Collingwood timeshare is a good decision that allows you to visit this popular vacation destination at your favorite time of the year, for a fraction of what it would normally cost. When you exchange your timeshare for a comparable one, you will also have the advantage of holiday accommodation at one of the hundreds of vacation destinations around the world.