Stories from the Heart of Georgian Bay

We make the best of our days here in the Heart of Georgian Bay. Check out our stories about the fun and cool things to do and see, all year long. Check back as often as you can for travel inspiration and good reads. Make memories and share them with us, using #GBaylife on social media.

Thanksgiving is coming up this weekend, and we are looking forward to eating delicious turkey dinners with our loved ones. The holiday is known for its abundance of food, but wit that comes a lot of stressful and time-consuming prep. If you're looking to enjoy a turkey dinner without all of the hassle, we've compiled a list of 5 restaurants in the Heart of Georgian Bay that will do all the cooking for you.

Fall has officially arrived, and with it comes delicious autumnal flavours! Since we had so much fun creating last week's roundup of autumnal treats in the Heart of Georgian Bay, this week we have five more to share. If you try any of these treats let us know - happy autumn!

Wooden crate of apples

The first official day of autumn is next week and though we are sad to see summer go, we are excited for all the treats that incorporate pumpkin and apple flavours that are associated with the fall. This week we have compiled a list of five autumnal treats in the Heart of Georgian Bay to help you embrace the changing seasons.

The Heart of Georgian Bay is a beautiful region that is full of great photo ops. Whether you prefer to share your photos on social media or tuck them away in photo albums, we have rounded up some of the most photogenic places in the area for your next impromptu photo shoot.

Patio of Captain Roberts' Table in Penetanguishene overlooking Georgian Bay

September may have arrived, but there are still several weeks of summer and patio weather to enjoy. This week we have rounded up four great places to eat brunch in the Heart of Georgian Bay.

This summer we have been speaking to people who work and live in the Heart of Georgian Bay about what they love most about the area. This week we have rounded up five of the individuals we have spoken to this summer to help you get to know some of the faces of the Heart of Georgian Bay.

Vintage style postcard that reads "Greetings from Georgian Bay"

Whether you have are visiting the Heart of Georgian Bay for a day, or have lived here your entire life, guided tours are the perfect way to discover more of the area. We have compiled a list of five different tours that allow you to discover the scenery, culture, and history of the Heart of Georgian Bay during your Summer Staycation.

The Heart of Georgian Bay encompasses the townships of Tiny and Tay as well as the towns of Midland and Penetanguishene. It is a region full of beautiful scenery, rich culture and history, and great dining and shopping. With so many possibilities, it can be hard to know where to start, so we have created a potential itinerary of how to spend a day in each part of the Heart of Georgian Bay.

Front of Penetanguishene Museum

The Heart of Georgian Bay is known as a place with beautiful landscapes, ample opportunity for outdoor recreation, and charming small towns to explore. But even if the weather isn't nice enough to be outdoors, there is still lots to do in the area so you can enjoy your Summer Staycation.

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