Trip Inspiration | Wild Watersports

Get Your Adrenaline Pumping

Monday, July 18, 2016 3:00 PM by Chelsea Brimstin

If you’re in the mood for an adrenaline rush, try skydiving, parachuting, or wakeboarding along the shores of Grand Bend.

Go parasailing, paddleboarding, and sea-doing, or for those who like their water sports just a little less active check out their local fishing charters.

Lake Erie’s Big Creek and the Grand River offer sights, sounds and serenity

If you think going for a scenic paddle requires a long drive north, it’s time to think Big and Grand. Big Creek and the Grand River offer fantastic paddling that’s close to home with excellent opportunities for spotting wildlife.

Get Hooked

Thursday, September 10, 2015 5:00 PM by Vicky Weiss

Behind the Reel in Erieau.

Lake Erie is the most productive fresh water lake in the world for pickerel, perch and rainbow trout.

A 4-day cycle along Lake Erie shorelines.

This four-day journey, which begins and ends in St. Thomas, takes you along quiet rural roads and a waterfront trail, down Lake Erie’s northern shoreline and through communities with rich maritime heritage and vast agricultural lands.

Discover the birds of Pinery Provincial Park.

Pinery Provincial Park's sunsets, which have been ranked among the world’s top ten by National Geographic Magazine, will be the icing on the cake after a day exploring this beautiful park. It’s rare habitats provide shelter and space for 319 different species of birds, 124 of which have nested in the park.

Rondeau Rarities

Thursday, July 17, 2014 4:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation

Discover the birds of Rondeau Provincial Park.

Rondeau Provincial Park boasts 335 bird species including the endangered Prothonotary Warbler and rarities like Townsend’s Solitaire, Yellow-throated Warbler and Painted Bunting. It’s a perfect choice for a relaxing birding escape with some delightful diversions on the side.

Hook Line & Blinker

Thursday, July 10, 2014 4:00 PM by Southwest Ontario Tourism Corporation

Escape on an Erieau fishing trip.

Whether you’re a novice angler or a seasoned pro, the quaint Lake Erie cottage town of Erieau is a fantastic option for a truly authentic fishing getaway.

Snap selfies and stop for a snack at these unique roadside attractions.

Itinerary highlights: fabulous food and unique roadside attractions.

You’ll feel the love from Facebook friends and Instagram followers when they see the one-of-a-kind pictures you’ll take on this road trip.