Victoria Harbour is a beautiful town found in the Tay Township where residents enjoy Georgian Bay. The picturesque small-town is perfect for those who are looking for a slower pace, retiring or living by the beautiful water. Tay Township is proud of its rural and farming community building sustainable living and enjoying the abundance of natural resources. Victoria Harbour is cottage country living at its best with local businesses, beautiful waterfront for boating, outdoor activities and much more. With local groceries, farmers markets, recreation centres, libraries, highway access to 12 and 400. This town is located just a short 15 minutes drive from Midland and 90 minutes outside the city of Toronto. Victoria Harbour is perfect for those who want to enjoy life by the water.
Victoria Harbour is rich in natural Parks and Trails for all to enjoy the stunning natural views for those who love to cycle, hike, or ski. These trails are accessibility friendly and available to all residents in every season. Residents can enjoy Horseback Trail Riding at Highview Farms Inc., tour the Gratrix Gardens Lilies, or visit the Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre and learn about the unique wildlife or canoe and kayak touring the marsh. The local community center always has programs for all ages to join, learn something new and meet your neighbours. But nothing beats living life on the water and enjoying the 2 boating launches readying you to set sail.
Rich in history Victoria Harbour was established as a trading route for furs and goods. Many of the buildings on the main streets William and Alberts Streets were built in the 19th Century. Residents can complete the Heritage Tours by foot in the villages to learn about the historic buildings and how they have impacted Canadian trade. Victoria Harbour has grown and adapted however, the one thing that never changes are the stunning sunsets overlooking the water taking your breath away.
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