What’s going on in OLC this weekend?

Festivals and events are back in Orillia & Lake Country! It’s a long weekend with lots to celebrate around the region, from Canada Day festivities, outdoor markets and patios, new theatre and more! See You On The Patio All Summer throughout Orillia, Friday evening Downtown street closures 5pm – 11pm Shop. Dine. Connect. Summer is […]

Summertime Bass Fishing in Orillia & Lake Country

Award-winning outdoor writer, Wil Wegman, is back with tips for summertime bass fishing on the waters of Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe in this five part anglers series for Orillia & Lake Country. In our first introduction to this five part Fishing Orillia and Lake Country (OLC) Series, we opened with a true tale that […]

Book Your Sunshine City Getaway!

When Stephen Leacock penned his soon-to-be hit Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town on the shores of Brewery Bay, he had no idea that the town rumoured for the book’s inspiration would embrace the moniker of the Sunshine City for decades to come. Just 90 minutes north of the GTA, Orillia has since moved from […]

Spring Fishing: Species to Look Out For in OLC

Award-winning outdoor writer, Wil Wegman, is back with tips for spring fishing on the waters of Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe in this five part anglers series for Orillia & Lake Country. Spring has sprung and for anglers living in or visiting Orillia and Lake Country there are unparalleled opportunities to fish a wide variety […]

An Introduction to Fishing in Orillia & Lake Country

Award-winning outdoor writer, Wil Wegman, offers an introduction to fishing the waters of Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe in this five part anglers series for Orillia & Lake Country. As 100 bass boats blasted out of Orillia’s first class waterfront harbor that morning, my tournament partner and I were all set to head out of […]

Where to go and what to do this March Break!

It’s time for a well-earned break for the whole family to get outside and enjoy the sunshine, warmer temperatures and sweet treats around Orillia & Lake Country. Tap Into Maple March Break just got sweeter! Indulge your sweet tooth visiting locations that are part of this year’s Tap Into Maple! Find the route that suits […]