win a winter getaway!

Download our app for iPhone and iPad

This app is your personal visitor's guide to Ontario's Highlands, whether you are planning your vacation or are already here.

Learn More »

Recreational Geology Day Trip Ideas

http://www.bonnecherecaves.com/

Find Fossils in the Bonnechere Caves

Journey deep into the Bonnechere Caves, a geological wonder that was millions of years in the making! Over 500 million years ago, the Caves were at the bottom of a tropical sea. That sea is long gone, of course, but what remains in our more modern times is an astounding caves system complete with stalactites – or rock icicles – hanging above your head. A trip inside the caves reveals limestone walls all around you that encase ancient fossils of coral and sea creatures from the time when dinosaurs… Read More

http://www.bancroftdistrict.com/gemboree.php

A Treasured Event: The Rockhound Gemboree

Join rock collectors, gem enthusiasts, geologists, and mineral experts from far and wide at the next annual Rockhound Gemboree in Bancroft. This summer event brings together rock and mineral dealers that… Read More
http://www.bonnecherecaves.com/

Find Fossils in the Bonnechere Caves

Journey deep into the Bonnechere Caves, a geological wonder that was millions of years in the making! Over 500 million years ago, the Caves were at the bottom of a tropical sea. That sea is long gone,… Read More
http://www.yoursoutdoors.ca/

Get Down to Earth in Haliburton

Rock out on this day trip in the Haliburton Highlands, where you can learn about the geological features of the region, explore mineral deposits, and spend time in the beautiful outdoors. Yours Outdoors… Read More

New Server