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The 7th Annual Explore the Bruce Adventure Passport. To date over 35,000 people have used the Adventure Passport to get out there and Explore Bruce County, Ontario Canada by car, motorcycle, and …

The 7th Annual Explore the Bruce Adventure Passport. To date over 35,000 people have used the Adventure Passport to get out there and Explore Bruce County, Ontario Canada by car, motorcycle, and bicycle and on foot.

This instant trip plan has everything you need to create lifelong memories with your family and friends while visiting Southern Ontario's Bruce County. This year’s passport includes 12 Adventure Passport Stops. Please read each stop carefully and don’t be afraid to park your vehicle and run, walk or bike to find the punch.

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  • 1. WHAT TO DO complete it. bours together to ily, friends, and neigh ssport.explorethebruce.com.1. Get your fam at pa k and find clues2. Do your homewor Bruce Map. ry. 3. Get a copy of the Grey uce County Libra Passport Stop #1 t at your local Br GP S? Sign one ou 4. Don’t have a & . Burnt Point Loop - Bruce Trail, Tobermory following us on 5. Find the truck by . nd each location 4.5 km return (approx 3 hrs) D 6. Head out to fi es. up on the d paper for more clu os and video. Sign 7. Bring a pen an take lots of phot ur camera to s. GPS: N 45 15. 835 W 081 38.131 8. Don’t forget yo ur stories with fellow adventurer ing. The website to share yo detour and maybe some hik It’s rated as a #1 hike along the Peninsula section of the Bruce Trail – and for bol means there is a p. 9. The D sym that it is a motor cycle-friendly sto good reason: this loop is characterized by interesting geology, green vegetation, symbol indicates w sig n. scenic views of deep blue water, and boulder beaches. You won’t be disappointed. ck box or a yello g stop number. 10. Look for a bla le punch to mark the correspondin 11. Use the spec ial ho l website. The clue is located at the Bruce Peninsula National Park Visitor g up on our officia your Adventure Pa ssport 12. Chart your journey by signin to qualify), send Centre lookout tower. nches are attained (min 7 da, N0 H 2T0 or drop it 13. Once all pu Wiarton, ON Cana ’s Yamaha. urism, Box 129 While you are here: to Bruce County To ton To yota or Tennyson Outfitters, Walker • Visit the BPNP Visitor Centre off at Thorncrest R 31, 2011. t closes at 11:5 9 pm on OCTOBE • Explore downtown Tobermory 14. Contes • Journey south to check out Cabot Head Lighthouse Share storie s, pictures an d clues on Facebook nt orta s s will Passport Stop #2 ImpNotelocation . as ADVENTURE STOP! D e signs top nturve r’ ch s e ad n ‘detou e for ea lking. om tai GPS: N 45 15.455 W 081 40.372 •S m a con ficient ti iking/w water f h w su involve to bring ot llo e The LIGHT at the end of the Peninsula guides boats safely into Big •A r fo som membe proper Tub Harbour through powerful currents, frequent fogs and •R e r wea ear. numerous shoals. Motorcycle Riders s & w Looking for a great excuse to get out and riiide? Why not an r de Wh no and ride? Why not de hy The clue is located in the parking area. complete your Adventure Passport on your bike? Use the your bike? Use the your ike? se he While you are here: designated motorcycle stops to guide you along some of the • Scuba dive or snorkel the shipwrecks best roads we’ve got! • Take a jet boat tour to Flowerpot Island Visit passport.explorethebruce.com and download a copy • Enjoy Singing Sands at Dorcas Bay of the tour.
  • 2. Passport Stop #5Passport Stop #3 ADVENTURE STOP! D Passport Stop #7ADVENTURE STOP! D Downtown , Chesley GPS: N 44 44.603 W 081 8.087 GPS: N 44 17.858 W 081 5.717GPS: N 44 52.169 W 081 19.31 Say Hi to Willie by the beautiful ‘blue water.’ Welcome to Downtown Chesley. Check out the new shops, restaurantsGiant lilies, the blue frog …A secret garden like ‘Alice in The clue is located in the parking area. and the Woodworking Museum.Wonderland’ in Red Bay! While you are here: The box is located at the Woodworking Museum. • Check out the BruceThe clue is at the entrance to the Garden. Caves Conservation Area While you are here:While you are here: • Try tasty treats at • Take a photo with Big Bruce • Fun in the sun at Black Creek Provincial Park Northern Confections • Visit County Line Caboose to see model trains and taste ice cream – • Experience wildlife at Petrel Point • Climb on the spiral weekends only Nature Reserve staircase at Spirit Rock • Indulge at the ‘Bread and Water’ restaurant in downtown Chesley • Visit quiet picturesque Lion’s Head harbour Passport Stop #8 ADVENTURE STOP! DPassport Stop #4 Passport Stop #6 GPS: N 44 15.983 W 081 8.85ADVENTURE STOP! Woodland Trail, Port Elgin It began as a log church and later turned into a red-brick (approx 1 hr) D beauty. Today, the property is a unique, rustic tribute to theGPS: N 44 44.678 W 081 13.203 ‘Ferguson Settlement.’ GPS: N 44 27.749 W 081 23.252Head to a place where 2 rivers meet and connect 3 inland lakes The clue is located on the side of the road.on the Bruce Peninsula. Once an Aboriginal portage between Lake Enjoy a taste of the outdoors with your family atHuron and Georgian Bay, it is now widely used by recreational the Woodland Trail. Begin your hike at the parking area While you are here:enthusiasts for canoeing, kayaking and fishing. located on the south side of Concession 10. • Bring your mountain bikes and hit up the Brant Tract trails • Cool down at Chesley’s splash pad The clue is located in the parking area. • Shop downtown WalkertonThe box is located at the bridge beside the boat launch. While you are here:While you are here: • Check out the awesome playground at Jubilee Park • Surf the GIANT sand dunes • Visit Southampton Art School & Gallery • Cast your line and fish for some bass and pike • Explore the Bruce County Museum • Frolic in the rapids at Sauble Falls Provincial & Cultural Centre Park
  • 3. Passport Bonus Stop Find any radio station cruiser or the Walkerton Toyota Explore the Bruce Adventure Tundra and receive 1 bonus punch that counts Passport Stop #9 towards the required 7 that you need to qualify. Carrick Wines and Ciders, Mildmay GPS: GPS: N 44 5.588 W 081 8.708 Passport Stop #11 Meet the Adventurers! Surrounded by rolling hills, the Otter Creek, and rich soils, Carrick Since there are so many people who dedicate time Wines is the FIRST winery and cider operation in Bruce County. Kinloss Farm Fresh Produce. Lucknow to the Passport and have wicked stories about their GPS: N 44 0.599 W 081 31.837 adventures Exploring the Bruce, we have create d the The box is located at the farm house. perfect place to share. Passport.explorethebruce.co m Buy Local! Buy Fresh! From peas, jam, and cut flowers to corn, peppers, now has a Meet the Adventurers section where While you are here: you can and rhubarb, Kinloss Farm Fresh Produce has sweet and delicious fare. login to upload photos, videos, and tell stories. • Catch a show at Victoria Jubilee Hall in Walkerton Points Come and enjoy. Please respect their day of rest on Sunday. are awarded for each stop completed, photo and • Taste Ontario’s best butter tarts at Harley’s Pub and Perk video uploaded and stories told. The family with the most in Mildmay The box is located at the farm gate. points at the end of the season will receive a $300 • Visit Neustadt Springs Brewery for some 10W30 While you are here: shopping spree from Beachin’ and Jack n’ Jills. • Stop in Holyrood for a HUGE ice cream cone, you won’t be passport.explorethebruce.com disappointed! • Golf Black Horse Golf & Country Resort • Visit the local artisans in downtown Ripley THANKS Passport Stop #12 to all our Sponsors 101.7 the One Earth Bound Gardens PLAY Bruce Grey Waterworks Park, Lucknow D 95.5 My FM Harley’s Pub & Perk Port Elgin Super 8 GPS: N 43 57.527 W 081 30.700 98 the Beach Island View B&B Saugeen Conservation Passport Stop #10 This green space is the site of the original 1890 waterworks building Beachin’ & Jack n’ Jills Blue Heron Company Lion’s Head Beach Motel Martin’s Bike Shop Soul Attire + Gifts South Bruce Flooring Lime Kiln, Inverhuron and pump station. This steam powered pump required man power Bread & Water Restaurant McDonald’s Restaurants Tennyson’s Yamaha 24/7 to fight potential fires. Bruce County Museum & Mix 106 Thorncrest Outfitters GPS: N 44 17.003 W 081 35.672 Cultural Centre Northern Dunes Golf Club Truckers Toy Store Used for over half a century, this feature burned limestone for two days The clue is located in the parking area. By the Bay General Store Ontario Parks Walkerton Toyota and nights. Once it cooled, it was sold by the bushel and used in many of While you are here: Chantry Breezes B&B Ontario Power Generation Wiarton Inn the nearby foundations along this lakeshore. • Armstrong’s Bakery… yummy Parks Canada • Visit local hero Paul Henderson’s mural on Ross Street The box is located at the historic Lime Kiln. • Take your picture with Donald Dinnie. While you are here: • Check out cool wears at Nine Waves. • Pack a picnic for lunch at Inverhuron Provincial Park • Learn about nuclear energy and wind turbines at the Bruce Power Visitor Centree • Shop at Kincardine’s Lakeside Downtown
  • 4. #1 Burnt Point Loop, Bruce Trail –Tobermory D Passport Bonus Stop Find any radio station cruiser or the Walkerton Toyota Explore the Bruce Adventure Tundra and receive 1 bonus punch that counts #2 ADVENTURE STOP! D towards the required 7 that you need to qualify. #3 ADVENTURE STOP! D Meet the Adventurers! Since there are so many people who dedicate time #4 ADVENTURE STOP! to the Passport and have wicked stories about their adventures Exploring the Bruce, we have create d the perfect place to share. Passport.explorethebruce.co #5 ADVENTURE STOP! D now has a Meet the Adventurers section where m you can login to upload photos, videos, and tell stories. Points are awarded for each stop completed, photo and #6 Woodland Trail, Port Elgin D video uploaded and stories told. The family with the most points at the end of the season will receive a $300 #7 Downtown, Chesley shopping spree from Beachin’ and Jack n’ Jills. passport.explorethebruce.com #8 ADVENTURE STOP! #9 D THANKS Carrick Wines and Ciders, Mildmay to all our Sponsors # 10 Lime Kiln, Inverhuron 101.7 the One 95.5 My FM Earth Bound Gardens Harley’s Pub & Perk PLAY Bruce Grey Port Elgin Super 8 98 the Beach Island View B&B Saugeen Conservation # 11 Kinloss Farm Fresh Produce, Lucknow ng Beachin’ & Jack n’ Jills Lion’s Head Beach Motel Soul Attire + Gifts Blue Heron Company Martin’s Bike Shop South Bruce Flooring Bread & Water Restaurant McDonald’s Restaurants Tennyson’s Yamaha # 12 Waterworks Park, Lucknow D Bruce County Museum & Mix 106 Thorncrest Outfitters Cultural Centre Northern Dunes Golf Club Truckers Toy Store By the Bay General Store Ontario Parks Walkerton Toyota Passport Bonus Punch Chantry Breezes B&B Ontario Power Generation Wiarton Inn Find the Walkerton Toyota Explore the Bruce Adventure Parks Canada Tundra for a free punch, tons of instant prizes, and a chance to find the $2,000 South Bruc e Flooring specially marked walking stick. Motorcycle info Motorcycle info (mustCHECK BOX show motorcycle license to collect prize ) I completed the 7 motorcycle stops on my motorcycle. Qualify me for the motorcycle prize.