The rolling hills of Oro-Medonte, located between Barrie and Orillia are filled with scenic beauty, and fast becoming the hotspot destination for fun. Join us for all, or part of your March Break and see for yourself!
Scroll through this amazing list of fun filled March Break activities perfect for locals and visitors. Why not invite your family and friends to join. It is recommended to plan ahead and book in advance, where required. Pack up your appropriate gear for the weather and hit the road. We Welcome You!
HARDWOOD SKI & BIKE
On Saturday, March 11th, Hardwood is offering INTRO CLINICS as well as a Moonlight Snowshoe Fondue from 6-9pm. Pre-registration and payment is required. Don’t forget to plan in time to try out the Fat Bikes, Nordic Ski, Hikes and Groomer Tours. Tons of fun to be had in one beautiful location!
Throughout the break, MARCH BREAK CAMP is available for ages 6-10.
Horseshoe is a hot spot for March Break Fun! From Slopeside DJs to Speed Nation’s Snowboard Cross Nationals, lots of outdoor recreation options. Plus, they have tubing, great restaurants, indoor pool and the Amba Spa on site.
Click HERE to check out the week’s fun events.
MOUNT ST. LOUIS MOONSTONE
Avid skiers and snowboarders LOVE Oro-Medonte’s longest runs at this family-owned ski hill. Stay for a full day and enjoy the Tater truck and revamped cafeteria to keep your energy up for more hill time!
Click HERE for current stats and conditions.
BLACKSMITH GASTRO PUB
Head to Moonstone’s newest pub for Wednesday night Trivia on March 15th from 7-9pm. Enjoy the amazing food, drinks and fun. Reservations required as space is limited.
Call 705-835-0002 to save your spot, or book any time throughout the week to enjoy a fantastic meal. Click HERE for menu.
SCALES NATURE PARK
Get up close and personal with reptiles and amphibians. This experience is hands-on, informative and FUN! Learn about the incredible rescue efforts made by this local group and ask how you can get involved!
Open by Appointment Only (Book HERE).
VICKI TREE YOGA
While in Oro-Medonte, this beautiful and peaceful location is a must do. Rejuvenate and reset after a busy break with an incredible 1.5 hour Hot Stone Restorative Yoga class at Vicki Tree on Friday, March 17th. Choose from two options: 2-3:30 pm OR 6-7:30 pm.
Click HERE to book.
Check out Quayle’s Brewery on Thursday, March 16th for Trivia Night. Starting at 6pm, this event is for 19+ only and tickets are required. While you’re there, don’t forget to check out their new Tap Into Maple brew, the Maple Rumpy Coffee Maple Porter (ABV 5.9%), featuring the addition of McCutcheon’s maple syrup.
For all patrons, Quayle’s serves an incredible meal and offers live music through the dinner hours from Thursday to Sunday. Closed Monday-Wednesday.
Outdoor rink will be open, weather conditions permitting. Also, Dolly, the Baby Elk is visiting on Sunday March 12th Noon – 3pm and Saturday March 18th 1-4pm
Book a fun craft workshop at TJs and leave with an adorable painted bunny.
Parent/Child Paint and Stencil Workshop – Sunday March 12th 1-3pm OR Saturday March 18th 1-3pm.
Children aged 8 and up can go solo for a Paint Only Bunny Workshop – Monday March 13th 1pm-3pm OR 6pm-8pm. CLICK HERE TO BOOK!
Kids in camp? Got a few hours to spare? How about some relaxing self-care? At VETTA Spa take some time for yourself. Book through the week for optimal peace and quiet.
Click HERE to plan your visit.
Tap Into Maple is in full swing!
Check out some of our amazing maple producers while you’re here!
HUTCHINSON MAPLE SYRUP
Open Daily 9-5 at 2217 Line 5 North. Call ahead to visit (705) 238-8605. Follow on FACEBOOK for details.
ELSIE’S CREEK FARM
Self-guided maple tours and product purchase at 4279 Line 5 North. By Appointment Only (705) 816-2144 or (705) 737-6339
SHAW’S PANCAKE HOUSE
Open Daily 8am-4pm for a pancake and maple syrup experience that you’ll never forget. Start your day the right way and make SHAW’S a part of your March Break itinerary.
SUGAR SWEET FARMS
Front Porch Maple stand open 7 days a week at 1558 Line 5 North. Honour System.
McCUTCHEON’S MAPLE SYRUP
3983 Line 9 N – Contactless pickup available 7 days/week. Phone (705) 835-5780. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
STEAMY KETTLE SUGAR BUSH
Home based pickup at 3145 Hwy 93, Craighurst. Call first and enjoy meeting the Ellsmeres, whose family has been tapping area trees since the early 1840s. (705) 726-8479
Don’t forget to SHOP and EAT and support our amazing local businesses! Oro-Medonte has some amazing unique shopping and dining offerings.
Looking for ACCOMMODATIONS; Camping, Glamping, B&Bs or resort style, there is something for everyone.
Have a FANTASTIC March Break in Oro-Medonte, located in Orillia & Lake Country Tourism Region. Let us know where you visit, tag #OroMedonteTourism in your posts!