On & Around the Farm

On & Around the Farm

In addition to Our Farm Experiences , FRONTERRA is ideally situated to explore Prince Edward County either by bike, boat or foot.  With more than 30 vineyards, breweries or cider houses located within a short 10km ride or walk from the farm, having a bike or a good set of walking shoes is a must.  The picturesque village of Wellington is just a 15 minute drive away for any town-based convenience you may need such a grocery stores, farmers markets, restaurants and bars.

FRONTERRA also offers canoe and bike rentals for our clients (limited availability, please add these items to your online reservation).

Access to North Beach Provincial ParkA black and white picture of an old fashioned lantern.

FRONTERRA is conveniently located 900m away from the spectacular North Beach Provincial Park, one of the most stunning and picturesque beach destinations in all of Ontario. bWith over 2 km of sandy beach, crystal-clear waters and breathtaking sunset views, the park is the perfect place to relax, unwind and explore the beaches that made Prince Edward County famous.

From the farm, the park can be accessed by foot, bike, car or boat. Please note that reservations are required to access the Park.  We recommend guests to book in advance to ensure availability directly on the website of Ontario Parks. Please note that if you access the park by boat, you do not need a reservation.

Millennium Trail & Wine TourA black and white picture of an old fashioned lantern.

Departing from FRONTERRA, the Millennium Trail can easily be reached. This stunning trail not only offers breathtaking views of the local countryside, it also connects visitors to some of the region’s top attractions, including vineyards, breweries, restaurants and charming local communities such as Wellington. Discover the unique flavours and culture of our region as you meander along this picturesque trail, with opportunities to stop and indulge in some of the best food and drink the area has to offer. Whether you’re looking for a leisurely stroll or an adventure-filled day out, the 50 km Millennium Trail offers endless possibilities for exploration and discovery.

Villages of Consecon & WellingtonA black and white picture of an old fashioned lantern.

Consecon is the closest village to the farm at just a 4-minute drive away. While the village may be small, it boasts a charming wine bar, a great coffee shop and a convenient store that sells a limited selection of beer and wine among more basic items. You can also shop online and pick up you finds at the Merchant’s Mill, a unique venue dedicated to supporting local artists and artisans, showcasing their work and providing a platform for them to connect with the community. Click here to visit the online store.

Approximately 15 minutes from FRONTERRA by car, the village of Wellington offers  a wide variety of great restaurants, charming boutiques, and local amenities like grocery stores and farmers markets (on Saturdays in the Summer). One of our favourite stop for delicious Italian inspired pastries and coffees is Piccolina Mercato & Bar.  For families with children, Wellington offers an amazing park that is perfect for playtime and relaxation as parents sip their premium coffees. And if you’re looking for a place to picnic with a magnificent view of Lake Ontario, you won’t find a better spot than Wellington Park, unless you are at North Beach, or at a winery, or on the windswept shores of South Beach, or”¦

Day Camp for Children in AugustA black and white picture of an old fashioned lantern.

Looking for a fun and educational experience for your kids while you enjoy some well deserved peaceful time to yourself?  Look no further than Fronterra Day Camp for kids filled with cool activities at the farm!  Held during the month of August, our Day Camp is designed to connect children aged 5-10 with the natural world and inspire them to fall in love with Nature and the environment Our experienced and enthusiastic Educator will lead your kids in a variety of activities, from exploring the flower fields and learning about sustainable farming practices, to fun crafts and games while you can relax and enjoy some much-needed downtime.  For more information, consult the Kids Programming section of our website.  note that spots in the Day Camp are subject to room and availability.  We recommend parents to book well in advance of their stay.