From magnificent lakes & waterways to a thriving local downtown core, Orillia is the perfect place for anyone who enjoys a peaceful cottage-like lifestyle with city comforts only minutes away. Conveniently located only 1.5 hours North of Toronto, commuting is easy with quick access to Hwy 11.
There are 4 main areas of Orillia: Downtown, The North & South Wards & West Ridge
Enjoy all of the local dining, shopping, and culture Orillia’s Downtown core has to offer. With over 150 unique and locally owned businesses to shop from, there is something for everyone! Downtown Orillia is home to many local events such as the See You On The Patio Summer Nights, Orillia Jazz Fest, Starry Night Art Festival.
Admire the historic charm of Orillia’s North Ward neighborhoods as many of the homes in this area have been inhabited for over 150 years and have some truly remarkable stories behind them.
The North Ward is known for family-friendly living with excellent public schools close by such as Lion’s Oval P.S., Couchiching Heights, and O.S.S.
If you are an avid boater, kayaker, or just love to be out on the water, Orillia’s South Ward is the spot for you. Enjoy serene views on top of the Atherley Narrows bridge and watch as boats travel through the channel from one lake to another. This route is part of the larger Trent Severn Waterway, a popular travel way for boaters traveling to Georgian Bay and far beyond.
Live, Shop, Work & Play in West Ridge. Enjoy trailside living in Orillia’s newest and developing neighborhood. West Ridge is situated on the West side of Highway 11 and spans to Bass Lake sideroad. Within walking distance to all of the major shopping amenities as well as the Lakehead University campus, West Ridge is an idyllic community for young families, or investors looking to purchase newly built income properties.
Couchiching Heights P.S.
Georgian College Orillia
Harriett Todd P.S.
Lakehead University Orillia
Lions Oval P.S.
Monsignor Lee Catholic School
Notre Dame Catholic School
Orchard Park P.S.
Orillia Secondary School
Patrick Fogarty S.S.
Regent Park P.S.
Samuel-De-Champlain Catholic School
St. Bernards Catholic School
Twin Lakes S.S.
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