Rider/walkers must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, by a vaccine approved by Health Canada. Georgian Nordic Outdoor Activity Centre has adopted this policy and all users must abide by and respect their regulations.

Georgian Bay Fresh Air Escape

Weekend Get-a-way Description Escape to Parry Sound in the heart of the Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve – a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and experience its impressive beauty and unique story.

Your weekend begins at the quaint Bayside Inn; with host Jeff Quathamer. Settle in Friday evening, and be welcomed with a screening of TVO’s Striking Balance, a fascinating documentary about the region and efforts to sustain its natural beauty.

Saturday, following a hearty breakfast, you’ll set out for a gently-paced, 3-hour kayak tour with experienced White Squall guides who will share tales of the town’s early days and highlight the bay’s geology & ecology. Your lunch stop destination is Glenn Burney Lodge lakeside patio, for a delicious meal, featuring local delicacies. Saturday evening board the MV Chippewa III and savour a delightful local-flavour infused meal, while cruising amongst unique summer cottages, spectacular granite bluffs and windswept islands.

Awaken Sunday, to a tasty breakfast and a meet-n-greet with Aleesha Mullen, local cycling enthusiast & Parry Sound Bikes founder. Get insights on their self-guided tour and customized options based on your interests, and then explore the area to your heart’s content.