Themed Drives

Themed Drives

Get your free Top 5 Driving Routes map which includes themed tours from 40km to 75km taking you by attractions, scenic views, historic sites, provincial parks and specialty outlet shopping

At The Big Apple in Colborne, you can come away with a freshly-baked apple products and local goods.  Just outside of eclectic Primitive Designs in Port Hope you'll be greeted by both a giant T-Rex and a Transformers. Your visit to Campbellford's Old Mill Park will have you taking selfies with the giant Canadian Toonie coin. 

The Top 5 Driving Routes map includes a 177km motorcycling scenic ride so you can enjoy our long and winding roads. 

If you want an even more zany way of experiencing our county by car, give one of our road rallies a try for a few hours of real fun with a competitive edge.

Themed Driving Tours

Christmas lights on the boardwalk in CobourgNorthumberland Holiday Map - Take a driving tour and discover the Christmas charm of the country. Find Christmas tree farms, unique shopping locations, holiday light displays and events.  

 

Chocolate covered almonds with holiday bowChocolate, Bakery & Bison - Visit the World's Finest Chocolate Outlet in Campbellford to find Christmas gift baskets and bulk chocolate sales. 

 

Dog smelling lilacs - Northumberland County OntarioLilac Tour - The end of May is an excellent time to celebrate spring and tour our fragrant lilacs.  You'll find yourself turning many corners to see awe-inspiring fields of purple and white before you.


Orange wood lily in Northumberland County, Ontario Garden Tour - Take a self-guided garden tour of Northumberland and view public gardens. Find garden related events, nurseries and wildflowers. 

 

View from bridge on Trans Canada Trail - Northumberland CountySpring Birding/Trans Canada Trail - Here's a fun trip that is scenic and even better before the leaves on the trees start to block out some of the views.

 

Fall colours in Northumberland County

Great Fall Drive - Plan a fall driving tour in Northumberland from the middle of September into October for a chance to enjoy the fall colours that paint our rolling hills. 

 

Creamed filled donuts at Dooher's Bakery, Campbellford

Fall Flavour Tour - If you're looking to feast on the fall bounty, you'll want to travel the Trent Hills Fall Flavour Tour. Try the popular creamed-filled donut from Dooher's Bakery 



Tray of cheese curds at Empire Cheese. CampbellfordCurds, Cows & Beer - A small sampling of local food and views of the countryside. Visit the Empire Cheese factory and grab some beer from Church-Key brewing to take home with you.