Welcome Back to Ontario's West Coast!

Stay awhile.

If you’ve ever dreamed of getting out of the city and getting away to an undiscovered peaceful oasis on the water – then you’ve found your place.  Whether you’re here for a just a day, spending the weekend or a full week in Ontario’s West Coast, we’ve got just what you have been looking for.

Welcome to Huron County. We invite you to stay awhile, breathe deeply, walk barefoot on the beach, savour a sunset, and relax in the countryside.  You are on vacation and you couldn’t have chosen a greater place to spend it!

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!

Ontario's West Coast VG Cover

The 2022 Ontario’s West Coast Visitor’s Guide is Now Available!

Pick up a copy at area Visitor Centres and tourism businesses.

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A Taste of Huron

Let our local flavours be your guide as you travel Ontario’s West Coast. The farm-to-table tastes will be sure to keep you coming back for more!

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!

Celebrating the Harvest on Ontario’s West Coast

Celebrating the Harvest on Ontario’s West Coast

Huron County is the most agriculturally productive region in Ontario so fall around here means harvest season. We invite you to plan a trip to enjoy our breathtaking fall colours and the abundance of fresh produce grown on Ontario’s West Coast.  How do you like them...

Huron County: Ontario’s Newest Craft Beer and Wine Destination

Huron County: Ontario’s Newest Craft Beer and Wine Destination

Ontario’s West Coast has quickly emerged as one of Ontario’s newest craft beer and wine regions. You’ll find farm-to-table beer and wine as well as crisp ciders, IPAs, sour ales, dark stouts, and every flavour and colour combination in between.   Huron County offers...

Enjoy Dinner or a Wine Tasting in the Vineyard

Enjoy Dinner or a Wine Tasting in the Vineyard

Hessenland Inn and Schatz Winery is offering a unique al fresco dining experience this summer.  You can enjoy dinner or a wine tasting at a table set-up right in the vineyards.  Experience their newly launched menu as you sit among the grape vine enjoying a glass (or...

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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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