Kawarthas Northumberland invites you to explore the communities of Canada’s first Waterway Trail Town Program located along the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site. Boat, paddle, cycle, hike or drive along this renowned inland passageway through historic lock stations and into quaint communities with unique offerings for every visitor. Click on the community photos below to plan your visit.
Boat, paddle, bike or take a scenic drive and stop to enjoy the hospitality. Visit the Ranney Gorge Suspension Bridge, giant $2 Coin and more.
With both Trent-Severn Waterway and The Great Trail running through the village, Hastings provides a wide range of recreational activities.
This picturesque Village boasts waterfront parks, a quaint shopping district, entertainment, dining and year round festivals & events.
Buckhorn is one of the busiest locks on the waterway. Year round fishing, resorts, festivals and events, you’ll find something for everyone!
Where was the first lock built on the trail…it was in Bobcaygeon. Shop Stay Eat Play while exploring the unique village. Memories are made here!
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Crowned “Jewel of the Kawarthas”, there is an eclectic mix of antique stores, gift shops, coffee houses, wellness services and restaurants.
Offering visitors a variety of experiences including theater, festivals, historic sites, museums, locally-owned shops and dining.
Home to Canada's Fresh Water Summit, the highest elevation of navigable water in Canada. Enjoy arts, heritage, paddling, camping and more.
Home to Lock 35 on the Trent-Severn Waterway & featuring the one-of-a-kind Parks Canada oTENTiks. Great fishing, camping, cycling & boating.