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On The Majestic St. Lawrence

Gananoque and the 1000 Islands is a world-class destination with spectacular scenery, breathtaking water views and endless things to do – no matter what time of the year you visit. Featuring spectacular scenery of lush woodlands, rock and cobalt-blue water, the 1864 islands that make up the 1000 Islands truly lives up to its reputation as a one of the most beautiful places on earth.

  • 3 hrs from
    Toronto
  • 1.5 hr from
    Ottawa
  • 2.5 hrs from
    Montreal
1000 Reasons To Get Outside
1000 Reasons To Get Outside
Find Antiques Treasures & Art
Find Antiques Treasures & Art
Discover Snow-Covered Gems
Discover Snow-Covered Gems
Browse Through Beggar’s Banquet Books
Browse Through Beggar’s Banquet Books
Walk Along Trails
Walk Along Trails

1000 Reasons To Get Outside

1000 Islands Helicopter Tours offer the most spectacular views with unique tours. This is the journey of a lifetime as you’ll be mesmerized by the richness and beauty of the 1000 Islands only seen from the air. Experience a private and intimate setting in the helicopter with personal narration of the region by the pilot. The magnificent sights are a perfect photographic opportunity, so cameras are a must for each flight. You can also take home the memories by purchasing your personalized high-definition videos of your tour that you will remember forever!

 

Find Antiques Treasures & Art

Downtown Gananoque is a great little destination of the artistic variety. Start off with a visit to Never Enough Antiques & Collectibles or the Gananoque Flea Market and find your next statement piece for your home.

O’Connor Gallery is more of an interior design studio for the business or home, with a range of services from custom upholstery to unique lighting and so much more.

Discover Snow-Covered Gems

Snow and ice turn the 1000 Islands into a true winter wonderland. If you are a cross country skiing or snowshoeing enthusiast, you’ll fall in love with this beautiful area.  Most of the easier hiking trails make for great locations this winter activity.

Go ATVing and experience winter fun at its finest! This is an outdoor adventure that the whole family will love! Drive your own ATV or rent one at Vanridge ATV Tours and Trails. Hit the rugged Ontario trails and travel through the wilderness on a truly Canadian adventure. 

Browse Through Beggar’s Banquet Books  

This quaint little bookstore can easily have anyone spending a couple of hours in. The owner’s hospitality can help point you in the direction of your next favourite book! From the wide selection of literary goodies, it will be impossible to leave empty-handed. In addition to books, there is also a variety of vintage vinyl and stereo equipment in the back of the store.

Walk Along Trails

Grab those hiking shoes and take on a little bit of a challenge at the Maple Rock Conservation Area. Walkthrough the rocky forest, up and down the hilly landscape to make it to the stunning lookout point. Keep an eye out for local wildlife and make sure you pack some extra drinks and snacks. This trail is not for the faint of heart!

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Graham Lake Cottage: From ‘Eh To Zen’

Perfectly Canadian If you’re anything like me and love nature but aren’t the type of person to go full remote camping then the Graham Lake Cottage is probably perfect for you too. I have been following Graham Lake Cottage on social media for quite some time and knew it would be an ideal getaway. Once Ontario got the green light to reopen, I quickly booked a two-night stay for September. It was soooo worth the wait. After the rush of summer tourism, I was feeling a little burnt out and...

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Locals Recommend: 13 Things To Do And See In The 1000 Islands Gananoque

How well do you really know the area where you live? There's no questioning that 1000 Islands Gananoque is a world-class destination with spectacular scenery and breathtaking water views. You may think you know it like the back of your hand but the reality can be very different. We asked some locals to weigh in on the places they keep returning to. With their help, we created this list of 13 things to do in the 1000 Islands Gananoque.  With on-going developments regarding the global pand...

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Fall Glamping In The 1000 Islands, Ontario

We’re major advocates for fall getaways. Summer may be the peak season to go camping, however, the cooler days and beautiful foilage make for the best conditions for glamping.  If you’re still unsure of the definition of glamping (glamour + camping) it combines the rustic appeal of the great outdoors mixed in with the creature comforts of home.  Some people may love everything and anything that has to do with being outdoors, but there's a large group of us that prefer to sle...

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