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Build Your Bucket List in Peterborough & the Kawarthas

old canoes on display

Did you know that Peterborough & the Kawarthas offers unique experiences that can’t be found anywhere else in the world?

The best way to get to know a place is to explore it. We’ve curated the region’s most unique experiences – Find inspiration for your travel bucket list below, and be sure to use the Trip Planner tool by clicking the “heart” icon in the top right corner of your screen to create an account. Simply click the heart icon anywhere on the site to build your own bucket list!

Bucket List Worthy Experiences

  • Cycling
    4 people biking


    There’s no better way to feel part of your surroundings than to take in the sights on two wheels.

  • Dip Trip
    a canoe in lake surrounded by forest

    Dip Trip

    In Peterborough & the Kawarthas, our connections to the surrounding lakes and rivers along the Trent-Severn Waterway run deep. Bucket List Paddle through the world’s highest hydraulic lift lock  Have…

  • Discover a True First
    Peterborough museum building front

    Discover a True First

    Peterborough & the Kawarthas is rich with unique and authentic cultural and historical experiences that can’t be found anywhere else. This list of things to see and do is sure…

  • Eat & Drink
    Butter tarts

    Eat & Drink

    The “new wave” in local cuisine is not new in Peterborough & the Kawarthas. For years, the fruits of our centuries-old farmlands and passionate producers have been, and continue to be the most important ingredient in our vibrant food scene.

  • Soak It Up
    little kid in lake

    Soak It Up

    We tend to forget that the real stars aren’t on television. They’re in the sky, never more beautiful than when reflected in the quiet waters of the Kawarthas. Escape Routes…


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