5 Day Trips From Barrie

5 Day Trips From Barrie

Explore the local areas outside Barrie, Ontario, for days full of fun and adventure. You and your friends or family will love seeing nature's beauty while making unforgettable memories. Here are some exciting places to go for a day trip in Barrie.

1. The Bruce Peninsula and Georgian Bay

Spend time in the sun while exploring Georgian Bay's blue waters off the coast of the Bruce Peninsula. Visit the town of Tobermory to find various snorkelling and scuba diving excursions. If you go scuba diving or snorkelling, you can see shipwrecks, sea life and other stunning views. 

Georgian Bay and the Bruce Peninsula are the perfect summer destination as they offer plenty of swimming, kayaking and boating opportunities. Spend the day adventuring in or on the water with your loved ones.

Tobermory is about three hours away from Barrie KOA Holiday.

2. Wasaga Beach

Another excellent day trip is the Wasaga Beach area. You and your family or friends will enjoy walking around the various shops, boutiques, cafes, patios and restaurants. Spend your day exploring the boardwalks and small businesses. The area also has six different beaches along the freshwater of Georgian Bay. Swim or sunbathe at the beaches to make the most of your day trip.

Wasaga Beach is about 30 minutes from the campground.

3. Mono Cliffs Provincial Park

Continue your adventures by spending a day at Mono Cliffs Provincial Park, where you can hike, bike and horseback ride while becoming one with nature. Hike to the Mono Cliffs by taking the picturesque Bruce Trail. You can see all kinds of plants and wildlife along the way.

Hikers can traverse several other trails to fully immerse themselves in the park's beauty. Some routes take you past the cliffs and through the canyon in the area.

Mono Cliffs Provincial Park is about an hour away from the campground.

4. Collingwood

You could also make a day out of the many things to do in Collingwood, Ontario. Collingwood offers a diverse array of recreational activities the whole family will love. If surrounding yourself with the great outdoors is your calling, try hiking, skiing or biking at the Blue Mountain Resort. You could also explore the scenic caves, just a short distance from the resort. Walk around the caverns and caves for a thrilling adventure.

You can also check out the various shops and dining facilities while walking around town if you want a more laid-back and relaxed day in Collingwood. 

Collingwood is about 45 minutes from the campground.

5. White's Falls

Plan a day to visit the stunning White's Falls during your trip to Barrie. You and your family can cool off during the day while playing, swimming or lounging at the bottom of the White's Falls rapids. The waterfall area is an excellent way to enjoy the outdoors. 

After a few hours or a long day of swimming, ensure you grab a delicious pizza from the Barrie KOA Kitchen before returning to your campsite. Call ahead and have it delivered to your site for FREE!  

White's Falls is about 30 minutes away from the campground.

Stay at Barrie KOA Holiday

Many spontaneous day trips are possible when you stay in Barrie, Ontario. Come to Barrie KOA Holiday to camp and explore other areas of Ontario. Our campground has everything you need for a relaxing time after your day trips near Barrie. Begin planning your next adventure by reserving a campsite with us today!

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