Bay of Quinte Tourism

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BEST OF THE BAY WINNERS – REGIONSCAPE

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AND THE BEST OF THE BAY GOES TO...

BEST CAMPGROUND

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Presqu'ile Provincial Park has over 300 car camping sites in a variety of settings from shoreline to forest, plus a 2.5-km sandy beach to enjoy while camping or for day-use.

PRESQU'ILE PROVINICIAL PARK

BEST GEOCACHING SITE

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The 2.3 billion year old Bleasdell Boulder is the site of “EarthCache,” which introduces people to unique and special places, rather than a traditional box used in geocaching.

BLEASDELL BOULDER

BEST CORN MAZE

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Cricklewood Farm became an orchard sometime in the early 1940s. Since then, it has become a bucket list spot with a corn maze, pumpkins and farm-grown produce.

CRICKLEWOOD FARM

BEST PUMPKIN PATCH

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Crew's Country Market is a third-generation, family-operated, market vegetable farm and roadside market. Stop by for fresh produce in the summer and pumpkins in the fall.

CREW'S COUNTRY MARKET

BEST BIRDWATCHING

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Presqu’ile Provincial Park is home to 16 km of trails and paths and a 1-km marsh boardwalk trail. As migration hotspot for 338 recorded bird species, we're pretty sure the bird is the word.

PRESQU'ILE PROVINCIAL PARK

BEST ORCHARD

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Grills Orchards is a country market offering locally grown fruits and vegetables, baked goods, ice cream and most importantly, apples. But, we should mention the homemade fudge!

GRILLS ORCHARDS

BEST VIEW

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Mount Pelion, also known as Trenton’s Mountain, is great for walking, hiking and biking. It also has an observation deck that offers a panoramic view of Quinte West.

MOUNT PELION

BEST PICNIC SPOT

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Zwick’s Centennial Park boasts scenic picnic spaces. A close bike ride or walk from Belleville’s downtown makes enjoying a take-out picnic in the park even easier.

ZWICK'S CENTENNIAL PARK

BEST ACCESSIBLE TRAIL

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The Zwick's Trail is a 3.25-km double-looped, paved and well-lit trail that runs throughout the park connecting to Belleville's Downtown District via the Riverfront Trail.

ZWICK'S CENTENNIAL PARK

BEST POOL

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The Kinsmen Pool is 32-metre outdoor pool on Dundas St E in Belleville. The perfect place to swim some laps and cool off on a hot day.

KINSMEN OUTDOOR SWIMMING POOL

BEST TRAIL

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The Waterfront Trail, from Wallbridge-Loyalist Rd to East Bayshore Park makes for a scenic walk along Belleville’s waterfront.

WATERFRONT TRAIL - BELLEVILLE

BEST SPLASH PAD

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One of the best ways to cool off on a hot summer's day is at the Wilf Wilkinson Rotary Splash Pad—the kids will thank you later!

WILF WILKINSON ROTARY SPLASH PAD

BEST PARK

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Zwick's Park, on the water in Belleville, is the perfect place to go for a stroll, picnic or experience nature in the city year-round. 

ZWICK'S CENTENNIAL PARK

BEST DOG PARK

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Zwick's Dog Park is a 3-acre, fenced-in dog park with a double-gated entrance for safety and separate spaces for small and large dogs.

ZWICK'S CENTENNIAL PARK

BEST GOLF COURSE

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Trillium Wood prides itself in providing the best experience for its golfers with modern touches so that you can focus on the fun of the game.

TRILLIUM WOOD GOLF CLUB

BEST BEACH

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Presqu'ile Provincial Park is the perfect place to stretch your legs! Enjoy the tranquil and scenic lakeside picnic and camping areas with 3 km of sandy beach.

PRESQ'UILE PROVINCIAL PARK

BEST NEIGHBOURHOOD

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Belleville's Old East Hill neighborhood boasts gorgeous preserved homes that date back to the 1800s, making it a local heritage area rich in history.

OLD EAST HILL BELLEVILLE

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Bay of Quinte Region is an alliance of interdependent communities, bound together by a common history, shared economy, and the water that surrounds and defines us. We hope to welcome you soon.