BGS Blog

Escape the crowds on an authentic Bruce Peninsula experience So, you’re planning to visit the Bruce Peninsula! Amazing! You’ve seen the epic photos of the towering Niagara Escarpment a... Read More
The Greenock Swamp is Southern Ontario's single largest forested wetland. Not only an amazing environmental attraction, the swamp is full of legends, lore and local stories. Shannon Wood and th... Read More
Discover the Fishing Islands off the coast of Oliphant with Bruce Peninsula Boat Tours Read More
Owen Sound’s love affair with alcohol is a long and sordid tale and the Corkscrew City Tour aboard The Beer Bus is the perfect way to unravel that history. Read More
Our family had a chance to spend two nights and three days at Fern this July. For three blissful days, we just stopped. We stopped touching our phones, we didn’t even turn on the TV, we didn&... Read More
Surrounded by multiple lakes and seasonal fishing locations Ontario’s Lake Country is a wonderful place to discovery a four season playground.  As the cold weather blows o... Read More
What if your escape was closer than you thought? What if the getaway you’re craving looked vastly different this year? What if this winter you chose to embrace your inner Canadian? To take a... Read More
What if instead of picking up another pair of socks this holiday, you gave the gift of experience?  If you’re still looking for the perfect gift this season, we’ve put together a l... Read More
Oh, November—yes, autumn’s awkward cousin is in the house. The dreaded shoulder season has truly arrived but we've got some tips on surviving til winter. Read More
I love playing golf in the fall. The temperatures are typically a little cooler, it’s not as crowded on the course and the fall colours amp up the scenic values. Read More
From the judges in their flat-brimmed straw hats to women in fascinators and Kentucky Derby-worthy ensembles, the Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance has a certain je ne sais quois about it. Read More
Sometimes, when you're awesome, you just have to let folks know. Welcome to fall in BruceGreySimcoe. Read More
If you’re heading to the Bruce Peninsula and you want to experience an off-the-beaten path adventure, start it at The Fitz. Read More
Golfboards - one of the latest innovations to hit the golf world - appeal to a lot of young golfers. While I don’t necessarily fit into the category, I’ll admit that I couldn’t st... Read More
Beer tastes best when it’s served in an amazing place, with great friends, after a day of epic adventures. In BruceGreySimcoe, our brews are infused by the lifestyles of our brewers. Read More
With a click, the door locks behind you. You and your closest friends are left alone, in a strange room. You’ll have to work together, using your brains, your intuition and your team spirit t... Read More
What if you could pair evenings of mind-blowing live music with days packed with epic adventures? Just a few hours from the GTA there’s a live music scene exploding alongside the sparkling wa... Read More
The best summer ever. That’s what you’re after. We’ve got everything you need for a summer packed with envy-inspiring, shareworthy outdoor adventures. Read More
Canadian winters can be brutally cold with lots of blowing snow and frigid wind chill. While many head for warmer climates, I much prefer to stay close to home and enjoy the fluffy white stuff... Read More
Tantalize your taste buds and quench your thirst for excitement with this Cedars of Lake Eugenia winter package! Read More
Emily Batty had an incredible year on her mountain bike; she won the Canadian Championships and got third in the World Championships. And though her performance at the 2016 Olympics in Br... Read More
Are you ready for the first open North American Sled Dog Dryland Derby and education forum in BruceGreySimcoe? Read More
Your new favourite fall sport, Cyclocross, is coming to BruceGreySimcoe.  Sure, maybe you haven’t heard of it yet, but you are going to love it!  Blog post & photos submitted by... Read More
11 Local Food Experiences in Bruce County from farmers' markets to cheese shops to a winery & more! Read More
Golf season is up and running in BruceGreySimcoe and you’re invited to enjoy one of our many great courses!  Steve Harron of Grey-Bruce Golf shares some cool trivia about golf in the reg... Read More
The historic site of Sainte-Marie among the Hurons is the ideal place to celebrate National Aboriginal Day! If you haven’t yet visited Sainte-Marie, this event is a wonderful introduction to ... Read More
Welcome to the new season of “winfall”, a combination of winter and fall!  The unseasonal milder temps make it easy to escape the city and take in all we have to offer… Read More
Although my husband and I didn’t get a chance to swab the deck of the two replica tall ships or explore the officers’ quarters on our recent visit to Discovery Harbour in Penetanguishen... Read More
It’s market time in BruceGreySimcoe! Community farmers’ markets are one of the best and most fun ways to stock up on fresh produce, baked goodies, local fish, meat and poultry.  Read More
Here in BruceGreySimcoe the tradition continues of generations of skiers and snowboarders taking their first runs and family ski getaways on our snow-covered hills.  Our family-friendly ski re... Read More
Always beautiful, waterfalls are icily gorgeous in winter.  And Grey County's Winter Waterfalls Snowshoe Tour makes it easy to see these natural attractions in all their frothy glory. ... Read More
Tempted to huddle indoors when the cold weather hits? Spend some time playing outdoors in Bruce County and fall in love with winter again.  Side effects include being fit and happy! Read More
A traditional "downtown experience" awaits you in BruceGreySimcoe.   Our downtown cores hearken back to simpler times when the main street was the social and business hub of the co... Read More
Once upon a time, the words "winter camping" conjured up images of sleeping in a frigid, snow-laden tent while shivering in an inadequate sleeping bag.  Not any more… Read More
It’s easy to enjoy that warm, cozy stay-at-home feeling this winter at one of our inns and resorts here in BruceGreySimcoe. Read More