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Have the Best Winter Ever in Peterborough & the Kawarthas

When you’ve had enough of grey slush, and are looking a little grey yourself, break free – if even for a day – by heading out to Peterborough & the Kawarthas.


Every destination has it’s iconic and time-honoured “must see and do” experiences that exemplify what a place is all about – Peterborough & the Kawarthas is no exception.

This blog isn’t about those things.

The Peterborough & the Kawarthas Insider blog is written by locals who have a genuine love for this place and are eager to spill the beans about the fresh, natural and inspiring experiences you probably didn’t know about.

There are those things – hidden fishing spots, to-die-for dishes, and secluded beaches that you’re not always willing to share with just anyone.

Just for you, we’re showcasing some of our local favorites…

It’s an authentic inside look at what makes this place unlike any other, from the seemingly obvious to the obscure.


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Peterborough & the Kawarthas is Home to Canada’s Treasured Waterway

In many ways, the culture of a region is shaped by the character of the water that runs through it. Frozen rivers becoming neighborhood hockey arenas, lakes and streams welcoming the smooth glide of the kayak, waterside patios built for evening sunsets and that childhood magic which happens mid-air between the dock and the first rush of a familiar lake.

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