Top 10 Guelph Summer Outings

Top 10 Guelph Summer Outings

As the warmer weather starts to come to the beautiful city of Guelph you may be wondering how you can take advantage of it this summer.

Thankfully, you’re in luck! Guelph has a lot of fun and interesting things you can do this summer! The DiLoreto Team put together a list of top 10 Guelph summer outings for you!

  1. Go Have Fun at Riverside Park
    This is an amazing place to visit for a few hours in the morning or daytime with your family. There are also plenty of events thrown here during the summer, making it a great option for a Guelph outing!
  2. Go on an Adventure in the Arboretum
    If you like going on nature walks or love photography this is for you! Guelph’s Arboretum has many beautiful trees and gardens. It is located right behind the University of Guelph’s campus making it a great and accessible destination.
  3. Shopping in Downtown Guelph
    An amazing place for someone to explore and experience what Guelph has to offer in terms of shopping, and community. There are many stores, coffee shops, and restaurants, which never fail to impress!
  4. Fishing in Guelph Lake
    If you love to fish, Guelph Lake is a great outing option for you! There is Pike, Small Mouth Bass and also Large Mouth Bass, plus a few other species. However, if you aren’t one to fish, you can still enjoy the lake by bringing a canoe or kayak!
  5. Have a picnic on Johnston Green
    The front yard of the beautiful Johnston Hall is an amazing spot for a picnic! There is a lot of space and the summer scenery is just as nice as any!
  6. Visit the donkey sanctuary
    If you have children then you should definitely consider this outing! It’s a lot of fun, and the sanctuary has over 50 donkeys, which are extremely friendly.
  7. Get ice cream and relax at the boathouse
    Being right beside the speed river makes this an awesome place to sit and relax! You can even rent a canoe or kayak if you would like to do some exploring!
  8. Relax at a patio bar
    There are quite a few patio bars in Guelph that are perfect for relaxing on a hot summer day! The Albion Hotel, the Bread Bar, and the Baker Street Station are just a few great examples!
  9. Go for a hike
    Guelph is the perfect town for a hiking adventure! There are many trails to choose from such as the Kissing Bridge Trail, the Speed River Trail, and the Radial Line Trail.
  10. Drive down to the Aberfoyle Antique Market
    Looking for something to do on a Sunday? Walk around and browse through the market and try to find a hidden gem! It’s Canada’s largest Antique Market!

We hope we gave you an idea of the amazing outings to choose from in Guelph!

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