If a vacation or get-a-way breather is more to your liking, you can visit Lang's Pioneer Village, the Peterborough Lift Locks, Serpent Mounds Provincial Park, Harwood Fish Culture Station or go antique shopping in nearby towns. Within 30 minutes of driving, there are golf courses, harness racing and a gambling casino, cinemas, shopping and dining. Links to area attractions can be found on the drop down menu above.
Toronto is only 90 minutes away. A day trip can be spent in the big city with all the excitement of the CN Tower, the Toronto Zoo, Science Centre or Canada's Wonderland.
You can drive or take the train and depend on Toronto's excellent transit system.
Our nation's capital, Ottawa, is only a 3 hour drive. Kingston is just 2 hours. We're accessible from ALL directions!
Some of our guests have been coming to Alpine Resort for 40 years. They started coming with their parents and are now bringing their own children.
Onsite is a convenience store selling basics, snacks, fries and burgers as well as live bait (worms and leeches). Wireless internet is available at the store or in the games room. For family fun you can swim, fish or enjoy the free use of our canoes and kayaks on scenic Rice Lake or take a dip in the pool. During high season, we have once weekly water-skiing and tube rides as well as fishing derbies for the kids..
Play pool or arcade games in our recreation room or enjoy the basketball and volley ball courts, horse shoe pits & large playground. At night, when the sun sets, take a picture of our beautiful sunset or relax and spend the evening by your campfire in the quiet country atmosphere.
For your convenience, coin operated laundry facilities are available. Two fish cleaning huts and chest freezers are free to use as well.
We also sell lots of fishing tackle, basic groceries and Kawartha Dairy ice cream. Treat yourself to an old fashioned milk shake or sundae. If you don't feel like cooking we make a great breakfast as well as burgers and fries
FIREWOOD is available at the store. Order it during store hours and it's delivered to your cottage. NOTE that it's ILLEGAL to transport firewood in Ontario. We sell it for a reasonable price. Please DON'T bring firewood as we have some beautiful ash trees we'd like to keep!