If you are planning to stay active during your visit to Grey Highlands, ON, there is no shortage of physical activities to keep you moving! Whether you feel like walking on the Bruce Trail, canoeing on the Beaver River or a more challenging hike on Blue Mountain or Old Baldy, you are sure to get all the exercise you are wishing for. If you’d like to play a round of golf, there are at least a dozen golf courses within 40 minutes of the house and The Markdale Golf & Curling Club is only a 10 minute walk away.
For downhill and cross country skiers alike, Markdale and the surrounding area offers many options to choose from. The Beaver Valley Ski Club is conveniently located only 15 minutes from the Markdale Manor, while Blue Mountain Resort is closer to 45 minutes. We can accommodate an early breakfast for the skiing enthusiasts who wish to get an early start on the slopes!
If you’d like to play a round of golf, there are at least a dozen golf courses within 40 minutes of the house and The Markdale Golf & Curling Club is only a 10 minute walk away. Highly recommended is the Cobble Beach Golf Course where you can see the Georgian Bay from almost every green!
There is quite a wide variety of restaurants, pubs and cafes within an hour radius of Markdale. Whether you are looking for a fancy dining experience or something more casual, you are sure to find a place that suits your tastes close by. We have compiled a list of our personal favourites which we hope you will enjoy as much as we have. There are dozens of quaint and charming little towns scattered throughout the Grey Highlands area and you will find delicious home-cooking and baking throughout!