Article Archive

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Day Trips

Best Family Day Trips

These destinations, each just a short drive or train ride from the city, are bursting with family-friendly activities, making them the perfect spots for Summer day trips.

Cool Caves to Visit

This summer, why not take your family to an attraction millions of years in the making!

Fun Ideas for Family Day Trips

Find cool attractions at exciting neighbouring cities this Summer.

Best Family Beaches

Flock to one of these beaches to enjoy swimming, surfing, and sand castles!

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

Create memories for all ages with these true back-to-nature experiences.

Summer Fun at Chicopee Tube Park

This winter attraction ramps up their offerings and comes alive in the summer!

Fabulous Family Beaches

We're highlighting our favourite family beach destinations. Perfect for beach-loving families and a fun day out in the sun!

Halton County Radial Railway

If your kids love riding the rails, take them on a historic streetcar ride at the Halton County Radial Railway. The museum offers a fun day out for all ages where visitors can ride full-size electric railcars.

Summer Fun at Fallsview Waterpark

If your kids are longing for swimsuits, sprinklers and slides, make the trip to Fallsview Indoor Waterpark. Fallsview will keep the kids wet and wildly entertained, all summer long!

Make Memories at Scenic Caves

Where can you explore the outdoors with activities appealing to all ages in your family? Scenic Caves Nature Adventures is your destination for nature, history, scenery and adventure!

Best Family Ski Slopes

Family ski resorts are full of fun perks like ski schools, a family après scene, and snow tubing.

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

Witness thousands of free-flying butterflies at the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory. Experience an impressive collection of flowering plants, colourful birds, cascading waterfalls, and lush tropical gardens.

Chicopee Tube Park

If you like to sled, you’ll love the snow tubing park at Chicopee Tube Park! Tubing is one Winter attraction you don’t want to miss! This recreational sport is a favourite Winter activity for families.

Getting Away to Blue Mountain

The same incredible ski resort that bring us thrilling adventures each Winter remains open in the beautiful Summer months. Here's what we did during our spectacular weekend at Blue Mountain Resort...

Hit the Beach!

Dig your toes into the sand. Relax to the sound of soothing waves. Build sandcastles. It’s no secret Ontario has many beautiful shorelines and some of the most prestine beaches anywhere.

Eco-Adventure Tour at Scenic Caves

Located along high ridges and over scenic valleys just outside of Collingwood, Scenic Caves provides one of Ontario's largest canopy tour adventures with 16 aerial suspension platforms and 2 ziplines.

Bird Kingdom in Niagara Falls

Bird Kingdom is the world's largest free-flying indoor aviary that connects people with nature through the world of birds. At Bird Kingdom you'll see exotic birds, animals, and reptiles, all in a unique oasis.

Summer 2014 at Safari Niagara

School's out for the Summer! Well, not yet but it is just around the corner! Discover what the Niagara region has to offer and in particular - Safari Niagara, only 10 minutes from Niagara Falls.

Dog Sledding in Ontario

Experience the playful excitement, the determination and the hot breaths of a pack of huskies fogging up the crisp Winter air as they gleefully pull you across the glistening landscape.

Fallsview Indoor Waterpark

Located on Fallsview Avenue in the midst of the action of Niagara Falls is Fallsview Waterpark, a premiere indoor family waterpark. Fallsview offers a jam-packed day of amusement for the entire family.

Best Activities North of Toronto

No matter the age of your children, the key to keeping them from getting bored is to keep them busy with activities they enjoy. Find the perfect activities when planning a day trip within 2-3 hours of Toronto.

Blue Mountain: The Perfect Summer Retreat

We enjoyed a fun getaway to Ontario's largest mountain village resort, Blue Mountain. The perfect year-round destination for families.

Walking Among the Trees

Imagine walking through a treetop canopy and getting a unique view of the forest from an elevated boardwalk. The only walk of its kind, a treetop family adventure is an experience you'll always remember.

Summer Adventures at Horseshoe

Snow and ski season may be far behind but outdoor fun and adventure continues at Horseshoe Resort!

Safari Niagara

Safari Niagara, a 150-acre, privately-owned and operated nature park, invites you to spend the day with more than 750 animals of native and exotic mammals, reptiles, and birds. Adventures await the entire family.

Huronia Food Trail

There are many benefits to taking your children on the Huronia Food Trail. The local food culture is strong and many restaurants support the movement giving visitors the chance to try the local fare.

Our Wild African Lion Safari Experience

At African Lion Safari, animals are exhibited in an entirely different way - the visitor is caged in their car or tour bus, and the animals are free to roam.

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

Scenic Caves Nature Adventures in Collingwood is a must see attraction that offers a unique back to nature experience for all ages. Visit caves and walk across the longest suspension footbridge.

Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Bronte Creek Park can be a busy place, attracting over 250,000 visitors each year. The park is home to one of the largest pools in Canada, a children's farm, a recreation complex, and more.

Riverview Zoo and Park

This popular and amazing 55.5 acre zoo, park, and splash pad is the largest and most diversified playground for kids in Peterborough. Best of all, admission is free.

A Day at Fallsview Waterpark

Throughout this long and snowy winter in Toronto, we found ourselves longing for sunshine and swimming pools, palm trees and lounge chairs...

A Blue Mountain Getaway

For three days in February, this city girl, her adventurous little boy, and New Yorker husband enjoyed a visit to a mountain village, nestled on the shores of Georgian Bay.

March Break at Blue Mountain

Blue Mountain Resort is ready to celebrate March Break with a mountain sized line-up of FREE family-focused activities. Blue Mountain has long been a popular March Break destination...

March Break at Fallsview Waterpark

Situated steps from the majesty of Niagara Falls is one of Niagara's most popular attractions, the Fallsview Indoor Waterpark. Standing an impressive 8 storeys, the Waterpark covers 3 acres of water fun!

Horseshoe Resort in Barrie

Bring your family to Horseshoe this Winter for some great family fun!
 This year, the resort celebrates 50 years and they're offering some great promotions!
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Newsletter Sign-Up

Stay connected to what's going on for kids and families in the Greater Toronto Area by signing up for our FREE e-newsletters!


Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags


Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags


Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags