Plan your Next Adventure

Fill your day with apple country fun, activity and excitement! We’ve planned your grand adventure, so you don’t have to. Scroll down to check out all of the warm and chilly experiences found on the trail.

Warm Experiences

Waterfall & Wine Tour

Enjoy a guided tour of Canada’s most scenic waterfalls, followed by visits to a local vineyard and cidery. The two waterfalls are a magical sight! What could be a better toast to your adventure than enjoying locally produced wine and cider while you overlook the escarpment?

Thornbury Sticky Bun Loop

Explore Thornbury by bike on a self-guided, heart-pumping adventure. Start at the Thornbury Bakery where you’ll fuel up with delicious sticky buns. Follow the 14 km loop to discover several more Trail Stops. Enjoy Thornbury cider, memorable views, beautiful art and delicious dining on this unique bike loop.

Paddle & Wine Tasting

Enjoy a serene paddle along the Beaver River with a visit to the nearby, Georgian Hills Vineyard.  Sample wine, cider or both! Self-guided tour – Paddling Options Available.

Vineyard & Winery Tour

On site tour and education about our growing wine region, plus sample delicious samples of the local wines.

Wild Edibles Experience

Spend an afternoon foraging through the outdoors with Free Spirit Tours. Learn how to use common plants for medicine, and which nutritious flowers you can eat! Expert foragers will lead you on this explorative and educational walk through Heathcote’s unique forest.

Guided Hiking Adventure

Discover the place where nature and magic meet. The historic Niagara Escarpment, one of the world’s natural wonders, is experienced best through this guided hike. Pass scenic waterfalls and karst formation caves. The view of Georgian Bay from the spectacular cliffs of the Escarpment is unparaleled.

Chilly Experiences

 There is so much of apple country to experience during the colder seasons. Take advantage of these unique adventures this winter!

Outdoor Igloos

Enjoy food and beverages in the outdoor igloos at three different Apple Pie Trail stops! Kaytoo Restaurant and BarThornbury Craft and Coffin Ridge Boutique Winery.

Relax and let all your worries float away as you soak in the hot baths and cold plunges at Scandinave Spa. Enjoy a massage and connect with nature from their award-winning spa. 

Scenic Caves

Spend a meaningful day outside with your family exploring Scenic Caves. Enjoy treetop walking, the suspension bridge, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and gemstone mining. The rich landscape is one of Canada’s UNESCO sites!

Enjoy this adventurous snowshoe on the Bruce Trail, followed by a wine and cider tasting at Georgian Hills Vineyard paired with a charcuterie plate.

Winter Waterfall Wine Tour

Join your friends on a short snowshoeing trek where you’ll see two of the most impressive waterfalls along the Niagara Escarpment.  Then make two stops where you can warm up, relax and sample in the beautiful country setting of Blue Mountain.

Explore All Our Trail Stops!

Every trail stop has something to offer you, whether it’s an apple treat, a scenic view or your new favorite brew! Make sure to check out all the stops as you explore apple country.

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