Orillia & Lake Country is located on the Trent Severn Waterway and the shores of Lake Couchiching and Lake Simcoe connecting with many other lakes and rivers making this area a boater’s paradise. Tour the region at your own pace on your personal boat, rent a canoe or kayak, or sit back and relax and take in the stunning scenery along the waterfronts on one of the boat cruises available throughout the region.

Whether it’s by manpower or horsepower, explore the glorious fall colours while out on our beautiful lakes. Located on the Trent Severn Waterway, connecting Lake Simcoe, Lake Couchiching through to the Severn River and ending at Georgian Bay offers endless opportunities to view stunning fall colours along our shore lines.

The best way to experience the beauty of the various waterways in Orillia & Lake Country is to be on the water with your paddle, whether it be by canoe, kayak or SUP this is the best way to truly experience our region. We have developed various different routes that are geared for all levels of experience from beginner to intermediate and from 5-15km. Each route has a map, launch location details, a description of the area and points of interest.

Boat Rentals

Don’t have a boat? Not a problem! Explore scenic tours on Lake Couchiching with Princess Cruises. Also, a variety of boats can be rented at Marina Del Rey, Blue Beacon and Marine Plaza.

Paddling Rentals

Rent a canoe, kayak or stand up paddle board from; A Breath of Fesh Air, Kayak-ity-Yak, Sunrise Yoga Studio and Swift Canoe & Kayak.

On the Water Opportunities

While out on the water, take a look at some of the other opportunities that are right at your finger tips! See all boating experiences and offers here.