Area Attractions

The River in FallThe Almaguin Highlands and Burks Falls area has many attractions to offer vacationers. Here are just a few local attractions for your enjoyment:

Golf Courses

  • Almaguin Highlands Golf & Country – Golf Course Road, Katrine | 705-382-3635 | 9 holes | Public
  • The Ridge Golf Club – 323 Sunnyridge Road, Sundridge | 705-384-5844 | 9 holes | Public
  • Ahmic Lake Golf Club – Golf Course Road, Magnetewan | 705-387-3961 | 9 holes | Public

Dining

  • The Potbelly Stove – 61 Ontario Street, Burks Falls | chip wagon – take out only
  • The Central Pub – 198 Ontario Street, Burks Falls | 705-382-2661
  • Best Perogi – 108 Ontario Street, Burks Falls | take out only
  • Calhoun’s Country Cafe – 174 Ontario Street, Burks Falls | 705-382-2555 – great breakfast!!
  • Michaels on Main  – 92 Main Street, Sundridge | 705-384-5447
  • Danny’s Justa Pasta – Robins Road (Exit 270 off Highway 11), Sundridge | 705-384-5542
  • Tim Hortons – Highway 11 North to Exit 257 at Burks Falls
  • Subway – 5 Hill Top Road, Burks Falls (inside Petro Station) | 705-382-1001
  • L&E Sweets/Welcome Centre Bakery – 170 Ryerson Centre Road, Burks Falls | 705-382-0115| Fabulous baked goods, ice cream, fudge and specialty coffees
  • Steirerhut Restaurant – 20 Ontario Street, Sundridge | 705-384-1417 | Authentic European cuisine | closed on Wednesdays |  full menu
  • Yetti Pizza – 117a Ontario Street, Burks Falls | 705-382-9384 – will deliver to our Resort!!
  • Bernard’s Bistro on the Lake – 93 Main Street, Sundridge | 705-384-7600
  • Magnetawan Grill – 4244 Highway 520, Magnetawan, Ontario | 705-387-0001

Movie Theatre

  • Burks Falls Town Theatre – Ontario Street (next to the Kwik Way) – Daily Shows 7:00 p.m. June to August | 705-382-0778 | $7.50 for Children/Seniors, $8.50 for Students and $9.50 for Adults

Places to Go

  • Public Skating – Burks Falls Arena – 220 Centre Street, Burks Falls | Fridays 7-9 pm and Sundays 1-3 pm | $2.00 per adult an $1.00 per child | skates available to rent
  • The Riverbowl – 310 Ontario Street, Burks Falls |705-382-3813 | go to riverbowl.ca for hours and pricing | glow bowl every Friday night from 8-10 pm
  • Screaming Heads – Midlothian Castle & Gallery (Acres of land covered with cement head sculptures and a Midlothian Castle), Midlothian Road, Burks Falls | Open July & August | admission by donation
  • Algonquin Provincial Park – just a scenic drive away to hiking trails, wildlife and museum | permit required to park, use trails and visit museums
  • Arrowhead Provincial Park – Cycling, hiking, winter tubing, skiing and skating | off Highway 11 north of Huntsville | entrance fee charged
  • Algonquin West ATV Club
  • Almaguin District Snowmobile Club
  • Island Queen Cruise – 9 Bay Street, Parry Sound | 705-746-2311 | fantastic boat tours of inner islands of Georgian Bay | go to https://islandqueencruise.com for more info or to book – it is recommended to book ahead on-line
  • Burks Falls Art Gallery – 113 Yonge Street, Burks Falls | Tuesday to Saturday, 10 – 3
  • Heritage River Walk – Along the beautiful Magnetwan River, Burks Falls, Ontario
  • Muskoka Heritage Place – 88 Brunel Road, Huntsville | Train, Steam and Heritage Museum | go to www.muskokaheritageplace.org for info on hours, pricing, etc.

Shopping

  • Circling Hawks Centre – 156 Ontario Street, Burks Falls | 705-382-2771 | open Monday to Saturday 10 – 5
  • Cutters Edge – 1036 North Pickerel Lake Road, Burks Falls | 705-382-2026 | Monday to Saturday 9 – 5 | gorgeous wooden furniture & home decor | as well as a new retail store in Huntsville – on Holland Drive
  • The Wooden Roo – 311 Ontario Street, Burks Falls
  • North Spring Mercantile – 60 Ontario Street, Burks Falls | 705-382-1112
  • The Eclectic Cottage – 367 Valleyview Road, Sundridge (off Highway 11) | cottage/home decor
  • ValuMart, LCBO, Beer Store – Highway 11 North, Exit 257, Burks Falls
  • Capstone Market & Petro Canada Gas Station – 5 Hill Top Road, Burks Falls | open 24 hours – propane fills available
  • Kwik Way – 170 Ontario Street, Burks Falls | open daily 7am-10pm | 705-382-2887 | bait available | best Kawartha icecream cones, sundaes and milkshakes!!