ELORA, Ontario -- Outdoors lovers with a taste for adventure can take in the amazing Elora Gorge from one very unique vantage point.
For those who get an adrenaline rush from heights, there’s a zipline that whisks thrill seekers between two 22-metre rock cliffs high above the beautiful Irvine River at the Grand River gorge.
Want more? Consider completing a skill-based ropes course that will see you skillfully lowering yourself 80 ft down to the river below by the end of the day, where you can cool down and soak up the stunning scenery.
Visitors who prefer to stay closer to firm ground can enjoy a relaxing time on the Grand River, Ontario’s Number 1 Fly-Fishing River.Quality fishing, great hatches, big fish, all without the crowds of some other fishing spots makes fishing the Grand a pleasurable, and oftentimes fruitful, experience.
The gorge and Grand River, located in Wellington County at the picturesque town of Elora, just a short drive from Guelph or Kitchener, also offers numerous trails and scenic overlooks for visitors who want to experience the beauty of the gorge from terra firma or head to one of the patios overlooking it to enjoy a relaxing refreshment.
The Elora Gorge adventures and Grand River fishing are just a sampling of the outdoor activities awaiting visitors at Betterweekending.ca which includes Huron, Perth, Wellington Waterloo Region.