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7 Unforgettable Winter Experiences at Long Point Eco- Adventures

By Chloe, Marketing Manager on Nov 20, 2023 3:05:49 PM

Winter transforms Long Point Eco-Adventures into a magical wonderland, offering a host of thrilling experiences for those seeking frosty adventures. Whether you're a snow enthusiast or prefer cozy indoor activities, our winter offerings are designed to cater to all tastes.

Here are seven unforgettable winter experiences waiting for you at Long Point Eco-Adventures:

  1. Luxurious Winter Glamping: Nestle into the beauty of winter with our luxurious glamping accommodations. These cozy cabins are complete with a continental breakfast in your room, slippers and a robe for each guest. Experience the charm of sleeping beneath the winter stars while staying warm and comfortable.

  2. Romantic Stargazing Tours: Embark on a celestial journey with the Stargazing Tours at Long Point Eco-Adventures, where the night sky becomes a canvas of wonders. Far removed from the city lights, this sanctuary in Southwestern Ontario offers an unparalleled stargazing experience. Guided by knowledgeable staff, participants are treated to an exploration of the cosmos, unveiling the secrets of constellations, planets, and celestial phenomena. Equipped with a high-quality telescope and an expansive knowledge of the night sky, the guides at Long Point Eco-Adventures turn the dark canvas above into a captivating celestial spectacle. Whether you're a seasoned astronomer or a novice sky-watcher, the Stargazing Tours provide an opportunity to connect with the universe in an unforgettable way!

  3. Scenic Fat Biking Trails: For the biking enthusiasts, our fat biking trails offer a unique and invigorating way to experience the winter landscape. Traverse through snow-covered paths and enjoy the crisp winter air. Rentals are available in 1/2 and full day options. 

  4. Cozy Winter Campfire: Immerse yourself in the enchanting ambiance of winter with a cozy campfire experience. Treat yourself to a delightful s'mores kit for your glamping adventure and gather around with your loved ones, relishing in the comforting warmth of hot cocoa. Create treasured moments as you bask in the crackling fire's glow. Enhance your vacation at Long Point Eco-Adventures by adding a bottle of wine, decadent cheesecake, or a delectable charcuterie board to savor amidst the winter wonderland.

  5. Wildlife Watching in Winter: Winter offers a rare chance to observe wildlife in their natural habitat as Turkey Point becomes peacefully quiet. Embark on a winter hike in the Carolinian, enjoying the local fauna amidst a picturesque snowy landscape.

  6. The Mabee Marsh Cabin: The Mabee Marsh Cabin stands as a hidden gem within the natural beauty of its surroundings. Nestled on the edge of the Turkey Point Marsh, this cabin offers a unique and tranquil retreat for those seeking a peaceful escape. Surrounded by over 90km of trails, the cabin provides a cozy haven where guests can immerse themselves in the sights and sounds of nature. Whether you're an avid birdwatcher, a nature enthusiast, or simply seeking a quiet refuge, the Mabee Marsh Cabin invites you to unwind and connect with the natural world.

  7. Burning Kiln Winery: located right across the road from the Long Point Eco-Adventures property, Burning Kiln Winery stands as a beacon of Ontario's burgeoning wine scene. Renowned for its picturesque vineyards, this winery is more than just a destination – it's an experience. The name itself pays homage to the property's unique history as a former tobacco kiln, repurposed with dedication into a thriving vineyard. Boasting a commitment to sustainable viticulture, Burning Kiln Winery produces exceptional cool-climate wines, ranging from crisp whites to robust reds. Visitors are treated to not only a selection of award-winning wines but also a warm and welcoming atmosphere. With a rustic yet modern tasting room and stunning views of the vine-covered landscape, Burning Kiln Winery invites wine enthusiasts to savour both the flavours in their glass and the beauty that surrounds them.

At Long Point Eco-Adventures, winter is not just a season; it's an opportunity for unforgettable experiences. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or simply looking for a peaceful winter escape, our diverse offerings ensure that your winter stay is nothing short of extraordinary. Embrace the magic of winter with Long Point Eco-Adventures.

Topics: Glamping Sustainable Travel Winter Experiences
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Best Fall Getaway Spot in Ontario: Long Point Eco-Adventures

By Chloe, Marketing Manager on Oct 11, 2023 10:49:30 AM

Long Point Eco-Adventures in Ontario, Canada is a popular fall getaway spot known for its stunning views of the Carolinian Forest, wide range of outdoor activities, and unique ability to combine adventure and nature. Whether seeking an adrenaline rush or a peaceful retreat, it is a must-visit location for outdoor enthusiasts this fall.

Topics: Glamping Ontario Staycations Zip-line Ontario Fall Getaways
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Exploring the Wilderness: Outdoor Activities at Long Point Adventure in Ontario

By Chloe, Marketing Manager on Apr 13, 2023 11:27:16 AM

Long Point Adventure is a popular outdoor destination located in Ontario, Canada. The park is known for its stunning natural beauty and offers a wide range of outdoor activities for visitors of all ages and skill levels. From zip-lining and canoeing to hiking and birdwatching, Long Point Adventure provides a unique outdoor experience that combines adventure and nature. Whether you are seeking an adrenaline rush or a peaceful retreat in a beautiful natural setting, Long Point Adventure is a must-visit location for outdoor enthusiasts in Ontario.

Topics: Glamping Zip-line
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8 Hidden Gems & Adventures in Norfolk County

By Chloe, Marketing Manager on Jul 15, 2022 12:58:26 PM

Are your summer plans missing a little exploration and adventure? Then you need to plan a day trip or overnight glamping vacation in Norfolk County this season!

This lakeside county is full of lush Carolinian Forest, diverse Conservation Areas, vast beaches and marshlands to explore. Being only a short, two hour drive from Toronto, the unique landscape and food scene that Norfolk offers visitors makes it a top spot to visit in Southwestern Ontario. Keep reading to find out more about some of the fun tours, restaurants and nature excursions you can discover in Norfolk County. 

Keep adventuring,
The Long Point Eco-Adventures Team

Long Point Eco-Adventures, Turkey Point ON. 

1. Zip-line & Canopy Tour 

Address: 1730 Front Rd. St. Williams, ON.

Ready for the thrill of a lifetime? Join the team at Long Point Eco-Adventures for a 2.5 hour ride through the treetops, overlooking the Turkey Point Marsh. The tour consists of 8 different zip-lines, 2 suspension bridges & a 70 ft. rappel at the end of the course. Learn all about old Norfolk tales & fascinating wildlife facts from your guides along the way - it's an adventure you won't forget. 

Follow this link this link to book tour before spots fill up!

2. Big Creek Paddle 

Launch point: 42°35'43.2"N 80°29'06.9"W, Lakeshore Rd / Norfolk 42, Port Rowan, N0E 1M0

Looking to book a tour with the pros? Join Josh and his team for a serene paddle up and down Big Creek National Wildlife Area this summer! This internationally recognized marsh and wetland boasts towering Sycamore and Black Walnut trees,  and is covered with grape and Virginia Creeper vines to lend Big Creek its nick-name, the “Canadian Amazon". You just may catch a glimpse of a soaring Bald Eagle, one of the rivers resident beavers, or a white-tailed deer.

This 9 km, 3.5 to 4 hour excursion is perfect for first time paddlers, and includes a few challenges to hold the interest of those with more kayaking experience. You will be paddling like an expert by time you reach your destination in historic Port Royal. Josh's team of veteran guides look forward to sharing with you the most unique, interesting, and beautiful paddle southwestern Ontario has to offer.

To book a Big Creek Kayak tour for this season, follow this link. It's an adventure the whole group can enjoy! 

PhotoCredit: GoPaddleTv @paddletales
Topics: Glamping Ontario Staycations Local Tips Sustainable Travel Kayak Adventures Zip-line