IT'S TIME TO ExPLORE YOUR OWN BACKYARD

This summer provides a perfect opportunity to explore Huron County as a local! Discover what’s in your own backyard, support local businesses and be amazed at what you’ll find!

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Adventure lies close to home

Whether it’s taking a drive along the country roads, cruising over 100 km of scenic shoreline, sipping local wine at sunset, heading out on a fishing adventure, learning a chapter from the history pages or simply kicking back somewhere new – here’s your chance to soak it up and support local business with unforgettable experiences across Ontario’s West Coast.

Please respect Provincial directives and recommendations from Public Health officials. Hours or services may differ, please contact businesses directly for more information.

Things to Do

Huron County is bursting with fun activities to enjoy! Taste the local favours, relax at the beach, enjoy an action-packed day outdoors or spend the afternoon watching world-class theatre!

Places to Go

Located along the shores of Lake Huron, Huron County’s scenic agricultural landscape connect five towns with charming, historic villages dotted in between. 

Plan Your Trip

Ready to plan your visit to Ontario’s West Coast? From countryside to coastline, you’ve got a lot of ground to cover and we’re here to help you discover all that Huron County has to offer!

Lake Huron Sunset

DISCOVER ONTARIO’S WEST COAST

Explore Our Beaches

Huron County offers more than 100 km of sandy shoreline. Whether you’re looking for a quiet relaxing afternoon or a day at the beach with your family, one of the 15 public beaches on Ontario’s West Coast is sure to be the perfect fit!

Trails & Tales

Trails & Tales is a collection of Huron County’s treasures and hidden gems, insider knowledge and must-try experiences curated by our friends, neighbours, and locals across Ontario’s West Coast. Inspiration awaits!

Drive-In Dining

Drive-In Dining

Before there were food trucks there was the drive-in restaurant and hamburger stand. Huron County is home to six of these independently-owned drive-in restaurants.

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Outdoor Must-Try Experiences

Outdoor Must-Try Experiences

Ontario’s West Coast has plenty of outdoor activities on land and water to choose from. Here are just a few of the experiences to get outside and into nature that we recommend you try during your visit. Share your must-try outdoor experiences with us using the hashtag: #OntariosWestCoast.

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Family-Friendly Activities

Family-Friendly Activities

Whether spending the day building sandcastles on the beach, chasing tadpoles in the river, or catching a movie under the stars, Ontario’s West Coast has lots of fun family-friendly activities to get you out of the house and burning up some of that energy.

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Must-Try Eats

Must-Try Eats

Homemade treats, ethnic food, and simple staples made sublime using fresh locally grown ingredients are some of the must-try flavors to experiences in Ontario’s West Coast. Plan a picnic or enjoy a meal to go with one of our tasty suggestions below. Share your must-try food experiences with us using the hashtag: #OntariosWestCoast.

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DISCOVER ONTARIO’S WEST COAST

Hike in Huron 

Explore over 30 hiking trails available for all ages and skill levels. Experience the scenic landscapes that Huron County has to offer, all year-round.

Bannockburn Trail