The Great Outdoors
Ontario’s famed wine region offers a wide array of options for visitors who want to actively explore the natural beauty of Niagara-on-the-Lake and its surroundings—such as on a bike, kayak or horse. To help our guests kickstart their vacation plans, we’ve highlighted some of our region’s favourite sports, leisure and recreational activities.
Tours & Rentals in Niagara-on-the-Lake
Zoom Leisure Bike Rentals
Biking is one of the very best ways to see Niagara because it allows you to take your time and get up close and personal with the landscape that defines the Greenbelt region. Pedal from vineyard to vineyard or take on Niagara’s rolling hills and biking paths throughout the area’s parks and forests. Zoom Leisure’s Bike Share program is available at all of our hotels or a free rental drop-off to the hotels can be arranged.
Niagara Kayak Rentals
Kayak along the Niagara River with your loved ones and admire the view of the water and gorgeous shorelines. Niagara Kayak Rentals will meet you at the launch spot of your choice, so all you need to do is buckle up your lifejacket and prepare for a wonderful day of paddling our expansive river.
If you’re interested in paddle boarding or SUP but want an instructor to support you with your first strokes, Paddle Niagara is a great option for your next visit to Niagara-on-the-Lake. Launch from Queen’s Royal Park and experience the Niagara River and Lake Ontario from a whole new perspective.
Niagara Riding Stables
Whether you’re visiting us in the winter or summer, you’ll have the incredible opportunity to explore the Niagara Escarpment on horseback. The Niagara Riding Stables cater to riders of all abilities and their horses are well-suited to beginners and families. You’ll be amazed by the majesty of this experience and by the professionalism of the trail guides—as well as that of your four-legged companions.
Niagara Waterfront Trails
The Great Lakes Waterfront Trail extends more than 3,000 km around our beautiful blue lakes. In Niagara-on-the-Lake, you’ll be able to stroll alongside the Niagara River on a bike or on foot and take in the stunning views.
Fox Den Goat Yoga
Stretch it out alongside adorable baby goats at Fox Den. You’ll get to relax while rejoicing in the playfulness of these fuzzy little yogis. This is a great idea for a girls’ escape or bachelorette party—talk about photo opportunities!