2012 marked the proud 75th anniversary of the Kawartha Dairy Company, a 100% Canadian, 100% family owned company. Although it has grown tremendously from its early days, it remains headquartered in Bobcaygeon, Ontario, where it was founded. In 1937 Jack and Ila Crowe took a leap of faith and bought a small dairy in Bobcaygeon. Beachwood is proud to offer a variety of Kawartha Dairy ice cream in our gift shop!
McLean Berry Farm is a family owned and run farm business in the heart of the Kawarthas, just outside of Buckhorn Ontario. Their focus has always been on providing the community around them with farm fresh produce of the highest quality. They strive to grow as much local produce as they can with an emphasis on great quality, freshness and friendly customer service.
The Gallery on the Lake - One of Canada's largest retail Art Galleries , in a beautiful lakeside setting. With a second location in Port Perry,ON the gallery offers one of the most extensive collections of Artwork by some of Canada's leading and emerging artists. We invite you to join us online or in our beautiful galleries, for the ultimate experience in collecting great Canadian fine art.
Lang Pioneer Village - Nestled along the banks of the historic Indian River, featuring over 25 restored and furnished buildings constructed between 1825 and 1899. Complete with lanes and pathways, farm animals, rail and stump fences, vegetable and herb gardens, as well as other authentic details of a 19th-century hamlet. Villagers of all ages, dressed in authentic historical costume, go about their daily chores contributing to the authenticity of this living history experience
Indian Reptile Zoo - Canada’s only zoological reptile facility- the Indian River Reptile Zoo is unique for being the only accredited, registered not for profit institution of its kind in North America.
The Hutchison House - Located in downtown Peterborough, this living history museum offering guest a glimpse at life in the 1800s. One of the oldest limestone homes in Peterborough, the house was built by volunteers in 1837 for Dr. John Hutchison, the city's first resident physician.
Warsaw Caves Conservation Area takes its name from a series of seven caves found in the park. The caves were formed thousands of years ago at the end of the last ice age by the rushing melt waters of a glacier that covered Ontario.
Riverview Park & Zoo - A unique, recreational facility offering attractions to people of all ages. Located just north of downtown Peterborough, Riverview Park and Zoo is a fabulous place to enjoy a leisurely stroll in a peaceful and tranquil setting while experiencing the natural beauty of Peterborough
Petroglyphs Provincial Park - Largest known concentration of Aboriginal rock carvings (petroglyphs) in Canada, depicting turtles, snakes, birds, humans and more; this sacred site is known as “The Teaching Rocks”
Canadian Canoe Museum - A unique national heritage centre that explores the canoe’s enduring significance to the peoples of Canada, through an exceptional collection of canoes, kayaks and paddled watercraft. We’re an engaging, family-friendly museum with more than 100 canoes and kayaks on display. Visitors will enjoy interactive, hands-on galleries, a scavenger hunt, model canoe building and puppet theatre for children.
Kawartha Country Wines - A small winery dedicated to making premium quality fruit and grape wines nestled in the heart of the Kawarthas, a very popular tourist and recreation destination. It is located on County Road #36 between the small towns of Buckhorn and Bobcaygeon, Ontario. The wine making facilities, tasting room and gift shop are housed in a restored log cabin built in 1866 complete with the original square hewn logs and pine floors.