North Hastings
Come to Know North Hastings

Yearning for an escape from city life? Look no further than North Hastings – a region that includes the town of Bancroft, known as the Mineral Capital of Canada, and the surrounding area of northern Hastings County that offers the perfect refuge from the hustle and bustle of city living.

In North Hastings, you can count on the crisp taste of fresh country air and cool clean waters for your enjoyment. As a four-season destination, our region offers outdoor adventure and rest and relaxation in times of sun, snow, and everything in-between. Outdoor enthusiasts will revel in the choices, including fishing, boating, golfing, hiking, ATVing, snowmobiling, and cross-country skiing. Entertainment seekers of the other variety will enjoy live theater, artisan stops, and rare shopping opportunities.

Get behind the wheel to take in a scenic drive and daytrip to a mineral collecting site or one of our numerous community events. Our gorgeous parks offer unspoiled nature trails with spectacular lookout points to delight in.

Join the thousands of annual visitors that call North Hastings their country escape. Whatever your taste or mood, our natural surroundings are sure to deliver.

For more information, please visit the Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce.

Businesses and attractions in North Hastings

Location: PO Box 1360, Bancroft

The AAC is a not for profit charitable organization, an umbrella organization for contributing member arts groups in North Hastings.

(613) 332-1956
Location: P.O. Box 233 32990 Hwy 62, Maynooth

An established international hostel and B&B run by travellers, for travellers. Relax and enjoy your stay in the comfort of our unique century-old frontier hotel. Leave the tourist rush behind and take a step back into Algonquin's history.

(613) 338-2080
Location: 10 Flint Ave. Box 398, Bancroft

The Art Gallery of Bancroft (AGB) is the area's only not-for-profit public art gallery, featuring monthly exhibitions & a Gift shop offering unique one-of-a-kind items by area artists & artisans. Hours: Wednesday to Sunday 10AM to 4PM.

(613) 332-1542
Location: 65 Hastings St. N., Bancroft

New and used books- cards, maps, gifts.

(613) 332-2946
Location: PO Box 539, Bancroft

Chamber of Commerce & Information Centre

(613) 332-1513
Location: Box 325, Bancroft

The BBIA mandate is to beautify the downtown and to promote it as a shopping destination.

(613) 332-6246
Location: 8 Bridge St E, Bancroft

Lovely ladies boutique, including countless fancy hats, jewelery, handbags and accessories. (all new merchandise) Also, used furniture, home & garden decor, and things unique only to us!!

(613) 332-3429
Location: 528 Hastings st N RR#1, Bancroft

Located directly across from Bancroft Golf Course with a variety of room options available. Fireplace suites, business suites and family suites. Free WIFI and continental breakfast.

(613) 332-4900
Location: Box 1749 8 Hastings Heritage Way, Bancroft

The Bancroft Mineral Museum is owned and operated by the Bancroft Gem and Mineral Club. It features exceptional examples of minerals from within a 100km radius of Bancroft. Also featuring educational resources for schools and universities.

(613) 332-1513
Location: 38 Village Street, Bancroft

Fifteen modern clean cottages in a beautiful setting. Great bass, walleye and muskie fishing. Children's program. Boat and motor rentals, dock slips, canoes and kayaks available. Facilities include a small store, laundromat cell and internet service.

(613) 332-3316
Location: 879 Kilburn Street, Kingston

Prospecting, Relic and Treasure Hunting, Geo-science Education and Consulting, Active Community Volunteer (Recreational Geology and Trail Mapping).

1 (613) 540-4804
Location: 9 Station Street RR#1, Bancroft

Over 25 businesses that make handcrafted items in one store. From Chocolates, to Soaps, Candles to Jewelery. Almost everything is of Handcrafted Quality. Gift wrapping, Wedding Favors and Showers, Birthdays and events are offered. Come in and see.

(613) 339-1642
Location: 3230 Hwy. 620, Coe Hill

A Farmers Market on Saturdays from May 24 to September 17, 2011. The Coe Hill Farmers Market Bakery and Cafe open all year round for breakfast, lunch and dinner. the food is locally produced whenever possible. Home cooking. Artisan breads. Pizzas.

(613) 334-1007
Location: 675 East Road Loop P.O. Box 1807, Bancroft

Pet boarding facility - alot of our customers are cottagers & tourists who want their pets boarded closer to where they are vacationing.

(613) 338-2377
Location: 27965 Hwy 28 South, Paudash

Paudash’s Original Country Diner – dishin’ up real food for real people! Try our yummy breakfasts, homemade soup, burger of the week, popular dinner features & see why this is where the locals eat. Open Wed-Sun, March-Dec. Find us on facebook.

(613) 339-2456
Location: P.O. Box 160, 34 Card Road, Lake St. Peter

Family run summer rental cottage business on beautiful Lake St. Peter. Clean, comfortable and safe for children waterfront. Boat storage & boat rentals also.

(613) 338-1022
Location: Po Box 1774 38 Flint Avenue, Bancroft

Wildlife & Scenic Photography Tours, Workshops, Fine Art & Photography Sales and Exhibits. Membership: Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce.

(613) 637-2961
Location: 35556 Hwy 28 E, McArthurs Mills

A modern home in an historical setting where quiet can still be heard, overlooking tumbling waterfalls on the timeless Little Mississippi River.

(613) 332-2350
Location: 5 McCann crescent, Eldorado

Guided tours of the Richardson Goldmine and the Eldorado copper mine

(613) 242-0374
Location: 29556 Highway 28 South, Bancroft

Endo Cycle is a family owned and operated bicycle sales and service shop just south of Bancroft, Ontario. Niner Bikes, Opus Bikes, Electra Cruisers are our main bike lines. We carry clothing, parts and accessories.

(613) 332-4180
Location: 17138 Hwt 62 N, Eldorado

This is where I take Eastern and Western Healing Approaches, and combine them to assist in determining the Root Causes of imbalances which interfere with the bodies natural ability to restore balance and healing.

(613) 473-2395
Location: 251 Goods Rd RR#2 Stirling, Hastings County

Harvest Hastings is all about local food, sustainable agriculture and food security Go to the fully searchable and explore the diversity, meet farmers, enjoy country cooking in Hastings County.

(613) 395-4388
Location: 239 East Lake Rd, P.O. Box 211, Maynooth

Open all Year! Dogsledding, Snowmobiling, Horse Camps, Trail Riding and a Riding Academy - we've got your covered!

(613) 338-2330
Location: 112 Mill Street/HWY 62 South Box 1467, Bancroft

Irondell offers custom welded products; visitors are welcome to wander & enjoy the studio & sculpture garden; ponder unique metal installations & art. Weldergirl is often found creating whimsical & thoughtful pieces sure to add interest to your day!

(613) 332-6695
Location: 27 Booth Lane 2062 Mountain Grove Ave., Bancroft

This is a family oriented cottage rental business located 10 km. from Bancroft on a small pristine lake called Faraday Trout. Each cottage is very clean, modern and private. Excellent swimming and fishing available. Rowboat included in rental.

(905) 335-4275
Location: 123 Limerick Lodge Road, Gilmour

Fishing lodge, guest cabins, campsites, and a full service marina on beautiful Limerick Lake. One of the premier bass and lake trout fishing lakes in Ontario.

(613) 474-2144
Location: 482 Monck Road RR#3, Bancroft

One bedroom housekeeping suite, queen bed with view of lake, sitting room,equipped kitchenette, 3 piece bath, washer/dryer unit. Complementary breakfast, on quiet lake, 5 minute from heart of Bancroft. WiFi ,AC, Electric fireplace, Flatscreen TV/DVD,robe

(613) 332-1405
Location: 98 Theater Lane, RR #4, Bancroft

On the picturesque banks of the Little Mississippi River. We are a small family run campground providing an all inclusive camping experience, no extra charge for use of canoes, rowboats, lifejackets, firewood, and ice. Walking trails, fishing, relaxing

(613) 332-5106
Location: PO Box 130 33011 Hwy 62, Maynooth

Our Municipality is located between Bancroft and Algonquin Park. The area is rich in wildlife and superb vistas and invites a sense of freedom in every season.

(613) 338-2811
Location: 216 Bayshore Road Box 323, Tyendinaga

We are proud to welcome you to our tiny, UNIQUE, FIRST NATIONS GALLERY, CAFE, GIFTSHOP & OUTDOOR PERFORMANCE COURTYARD. Our Tiny Cabin entitled "LIL CROW CAFE & STAGE RED" is nestled along the beautiful shores of the Bay of Quinte, located just east o

(613) 396-2767
Location: 161 Bartlett Rd. RR #5, Bancroft

Small homestead of 100 acres, organic market gardens including flowers, heavy work done with draught horses

(613) 332-5154
Location: 1314 Hybla Rd RR5, Bancroft

The primary focus of the Ontario Métis Family Records Center (OMFRC) is researching and documenting the aboriginal and Métis families of North America. Our vast record collections put us in the ideal position to issue the cards.

(613) 332-4789
Location: 24A Cleak Ave., Bancroft

Studio and gallery offering original works of art in many subject matter and media. also art lessons and classes.

(613) 332-0031
Location: 30 Nicklaus Drive, Bancroft

The golf course at River’s Edge Golf Club offers all golfers challenge and enjoyment. Surrounded by beautiful views of the Eagle’s Nest and an abundance of wildlife, River’s Edge Golf and Country Club Estates delivers up to 6000 yards of an outstanding g

(613) 332-GOLF
Location: 328 Buck Hill Road r.r.#5, Bancroft

studio & show room open by chance or appointment

(613) 332-6339
Location: 27075 Hwy 28 South Paudash Lake, Bancroft

Lake side Inn with 9 rooms open year round and 3 summer cottages

(613) 339-3100
Location: 26541 Hwy 62 South, L'Amable

4 Bedroom B&B situated on a small lake just 8 kms south of Bancroft on Hwy 62.

(613) 332-4678
Location: 37 Wollaston Lake Road, Coe Hill

Offering yoga, Zumba and wellness programming in the North Hastings area. Classes are taught in different communities and mobile service is available.

(613) 334-4164
Location: 3103 Old Hastings Road, Ormsby

Explore our 1890s general store featuring thousands of 'Treats & Treasures' and gift ideas. And be sure to drop by The Old Schoolhouse Tea Room and the restored Old Ormsby Heritage Church, all located in historic 'downtown' Ormsby.

(613) 337-5050
Location: 691 Pinecrest Road, Boulter

A nature-friendly retreat on the York River in the beautiful Madawaska Valley. Activities include cottage & cabin rental, rustic camping, x-country skiing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, guided paddle excursions to Conroys Marsh & interpretive forest tours.

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Location: 33031 Highway 62 N., Maynooth

Retail and lessons in various crafts/art. Pottery,jewelry,reclaimed goods,sewing,garden 'jewelry', space for birthday craft parties. Lessons/workshops for an hour, or an 8 week evening course. Geared to all creative abilities.

(613) 339-1410
Location: Box 1650 258 Hastings St. N, Bancroft

Bancroft based Adventure Outfitting. Bicycles,Canoes,Kayaks,Cross Country Skis, Snowshoing. Sales Service Rentals. Area maps and Information. River Trip Excursions,Trip Planning, Guiding and Shuttle Services

(613) 332-1969
Location: 14 Demorest Rd Box 40, Stirling

Featuring Mozzarella di Bufala, scarmora and ricotta cheeses produced from local water buffalo milk, locally raised water buffalo meat and additional tastes with an authentic Italian twist!

(613) 395-3380
Location: RR1 1787A Highway 620, Coe Hill

Community news for Coe Hill, Apsley and Bancroft, including northern Hastings County and northeast Peterborough County

(519) 337-8544
Location: 22-A Bridge St W Box 1582, Bancroft

A comfortable environment with a focus on excellent customer service and reputable brand names for the woman concerned with sophistication, style, and simplicity. Collections by:Cartise, Frank Lyman, Sandwich, Spanner, Olsen, Robert Kitchen, Rieker & more

(613) 332-2812

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