In the Great Waterway we’ve got the dare devil in you covered. You want to jump out of a plane – no problem. How about just a bird’s eye view of the region without the jump? Then soar high in a helicopter. The splendor of the Islands below will take your breath away. On land, push your body to extremes by hiking or cycling one of the many trails in this region. If you like adventure, we’ve got just the adrenaline inducing activity for you.
As soon as you enter The Great Waterway, memorable adventure experiences begin. Whether flying, diving, hiking, cycling, horseback riding, canoeing, ATVing or snowmobiling, we have tours you’ll want to explore. You can visit for a day, or stay for the week, customizing your trip to create the perfect tour.
Skydive Gananoque: Jumping out of an airplane isn’t just about throwing yourself at a planet; it’s about being part of a society that doesn’t back down when others call us crazy. Feel the rush of wind as you fall through the sky on the adventure of a lifetime.
1000 Islands Helicopter Tours and Kouri’s Kopters Inc: A day spent soaring high in a helicopter is an experience that will never be forgotten, especially when the scenery below is as magnificent as the 1000 Islands. You’ll marvel at the beauty, romance, grandeur and all that this region has to offer. 1000 Islands Helicopter Tours along with Kouri’s Kopters Inc. offer an assortment of tours, excursions and land/air packages that will exceed your expectations!
Thousand Island Pleasure Diving and Dive Brockville Adventure Centre & Abucs Scuba Charters: If you’ve ever wanted the experience of seeing the world from a totally different perspective you’ve come to the right place! Diving in this region is considered some of the best in the world and with an array of sunken ships to explore, you’ll be hooked. Challenge yourself and dive into the deep, dark waters with a fun, safe, and adventurous diving experience in the 1000 Island and St. Lawrence region.
On land, push your body to extremes by hiking or cycling one of the many trails in this region. Whether you are a novice or an experienced hiker, you’ll find an abundance of trails that are perfect for you.
For those who live for adventure, we’ve got just the adrenaline inducing activity for you:
Firefly Adventures: They offer outfitted instructional wilderness canoe trips where you’ll see wildlife, amazing scenery, stunning sunsets and a night sky that will take your breath away.
Lennox & Addington Cycling Trails: They provide an ideal touring experience for anyone seeking a day-long or extended excursion.
Shannonville Motorsports Park: When speed turns your crank, head to Shannonville Motorsports Park; one of the world’s most versatile and safest tracks will provide you with lots of thrills and spills.
The Great Waterway is your gateway to safe and fun outdoor recreational encounters and with beautiful waterways and amazing scenery at every turn, it’s pretty darn easy to fall in love with our great outdoors.
Here are a few places that can introduce you to Mother Nature:
1000 Islands Kayaking Company: They’ll get you out on the river with expert guided full-day and half-day trips, recreational paddling clubs, fitness programs, kid’s camps and skills improvement courses.
Frontenac Outfitters “On-Water” Canoe & Kayak Centre: Visitors are rewarded with paddling expertise and an exhilarating waterway experience.
The Land O’ Lakes Region ATV Guided Tours: Explore amazing trails in in the spring, summer and fall on guided trips.
Fishing Adventures: Cast your line and make the most out of your fishing adventure by booking a single day trip or a multi-day fishing package offering the widest variety of fishing opportunities. There are numerous charters available, especially in the Bay of Quinte and Picton; so all you need to do is choose your bait and decide when you want to go.
Bay of Quinte Fishing Charters
UNESCO Discovery Tour
Bay of Quinte Beaches + Overnight Stay
Robin’s Roost Treehouse Experience