Local Attractions

There’s plenty to do in the area surrounding Gullwing Lake Park, including nearby Torrance Barrens, a Provincially administered Dark Sky Reserve and a great place for young astronomers to observe the pristine star-filled night sky. Featuring ancient rock outcroppings, rare plants and wildlife and many hiking trails, Torrance Barrens is also the perfect place for nature lovers.

We’re also just minutes away from:

             - The Kee (To Bala), home to the outstanding Kee concert series all summer long 

             - Bala Water Sports and Ski Show - Tuesdays in July and August (at Windsor Park)

             - Bala Craft & Gift Fair (also Antique Show & Sale) - July 3 / 4

             - Bala Classic Car Show - August 29

             - The Bala Cranberry Festival - Always the weekend after Thanksgiving

You can also visit historic Bethune Memorial House in nearby Gravenhurst, birthplace of noted surgeon, activist and humanitarian Norman Bethune.