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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Playground
“Adult and kid's winter wonderland with a ton of winter activities. Lots of restaurants, bars, spa etc. World class ski resort.”
  • 89 locals recommend
Spa
“Prepare for the ultimate relaxation in the heart of nature. Situated on 25 acres of natural Ontario birch, Canadian maple and pine trees, the Spa has expansive views of the Niagara Escarpment. Visitors in the Summer and Fall are treated to a colorful tree display as well as the occasional turtle, tree frog or wild turkey. In the winter months, Guests soak in the Baths and can watch Blue Mountain Resort skiers carve down the slopes under the night lights.”
  • 74 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Experience nature through unique adventures year-round at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures. Situated within one of Canada’s eighteen UNESCO biosphere reserves and dating back 450 million years, our location is steeped in rich history and heritage. Explore new heights from the longest suspension bridge in Southern Ontario, from the treetops or along our ziplines and dive deep into our network of caves and caverns. Choose your adventure and prepare for awe-inspiring views at a variety of attractions.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Ski Area
“A number of fun activities for solo travellers, couples, and families: Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster, zip lining, Timber Challenge High Ropes, open air gondola, Plunge! Aquatic Centre, and more. Winter activities include skiing, snowboarding, and tubing. ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Lounge
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“If you love a Martini...this is the place for you! Combined with an extensive martini & wine list, Twist has it all! Après drinks, casual fine dining and DJ & dancing!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bar
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“For more than 20 years, three men, four restaurants and a great friendship have driven the evolution of a diverse portfolio of dining locations well established in Toronto and beyond. The Substance Food Group brings to you Rusty’s @ Blue.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Convenience Store
“Convenience store with the added benefit of booze. Small but well stocked lobo satellite location selling beer, wine and spirits. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“They have belly dancers that come to tables at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Park
“Craigleith Provincial Park was established in 1967 by Ontario Parks. It is a recreation-class Provincial Park created to help preserve historic oil shale beach. Craigleith Provincial Park is a small park located between Collingwood and Thornbury on the southern shores of Georgian Bay”
  • 6 locals recommend
Winery
“Come and taste distinctive local wines and experience the beauty of our vineyards year round. Learn about local wine and food pairings and "what goes best with what and why". We offer two wine with food tasting experiences; Perfect Pairing - every Saturday at 1pm ($20 pp) and Winter Sweet Wine tastings - Wednesday to Sunday at 3pm ($15 pp) - Reservations required. Tasting is Believing!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Nature
“Many access points around the Collingwood area to both the main Bruce trail and side trails.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great adult beverages and the food is AMAZING! They also have happy hour 3-6pm!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Good good, indoor/ outdoor patio, great view of pond at blue mountain village, view of ski hills, turns into nightclub after dinner hours.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Excellent wood fired pizza, local/ fresh salads, pasta, vegetarian or meat. Good wine and great setting for a drink, lunch or dinner - open mike Wednesdays and live music later on weekends. Local haven for foodies.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Beach
“This is the closest beach to Blue Mountain. There is also a better beach that Blue Mountain charges for a little closer to Thornbury. If you are looking for a more serious beach then Wasaga Beach is the longest freshwater beach in the world.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Great spot in the Village for steak & seafood, also offer more casual dishes.”
  • 14 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Lounge
“If you love a Martini...this is the place for you! Combined with an extensive martini & wine list, Twist has it all! Après drinks, casual fine dining and DJ & dancing!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bar
“For more than 20 years, three men, four restaurants and a great friendship have driven the evolution of a diverse portfolio of dining locations well established in Toronto and beyond. The Substance Food Group brings to you Rusty’s @ Blue.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
“They have belly dancers that come to tables at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great adult beverages and the food is AMAZING! They also have happy hour 3-6pm!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Good good, indoor/ outdoor patio, great view of pond at blue mountain village, view of ski hills, turns into nightclub after dinner hours.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Wine Bar
“Excellent wood fired pizza, local/ fresh salads, pasta, vegetarian or meat. Good wine and great setting for a drink, lunch or dinner - open mike Wednesdays and live music later on weekends. Local haven for foodies.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Great spot in the Village for steak & seafood, also offer more casual dishes.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bar
“Live Music every Friday and Saturday Night! Cost Atmosphere to let your hair down and enjoy time with friends! The Most beers on tap anywhere in the village!”
  • 8 locals recommend

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