On the shores of Kempenfelt Bay, Barrie is a city in Ontario Canada. Though the mention of a city conjures up images of sprawling commercial districts, towering hi-rises and broad freeways, that is a far cry from what exists at Barrie. This charming city is a wonderful blend of urban living meets the outdoors -- offering travelers a little of both worlds and catering to all interest types.
Ski bunnies and avid or aspiring snowboarders will enjoy a stay in Barrie as a base for enjoying their favorite snow sports. Skiing and snowboarding is possible at the Ski Snow Valley, the Mount St. Louis Moonstone and the Horseshoe Resort. Whether traveling as a beginner skiier or an advanced pro, there are trails available in Barrie to suit all abilities. Newbie skiiers can opt to take on lessons at the resorts.
In the summer, Centennial Park is a nice place to hang out in Barrie. The park features a lakeside beach with a boardwalk -- perfect for suntanning, relaxing or swimming when the weather is warm.
Downtown Barrie, close to the waterfront is the best place to stay in the area in order to be close to hundreds of excellent restaurants and nightlife options, in addition to enjoy a hotel room or apartment that boasts beautiful views over the water.
The best time to visit Barrie depends largely on the reason for travel. Stick to December through to March for optimum ski conditions, or summer for a wider exploration of the city and its lakeside beach.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Barrie. The warmest months in Barrie are April and July, when temperatures reach 88 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -27 ˚F. The wettest month in Barrie is June with 5.02 inches of rain, while the driest month is August with 1.17 inches of rain.
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If you need an internet connection during your stay in Barrie, then you can choose from over 690 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 160 places to stay include a breakfast. Choose from 134 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Barrie, you'll want to pick from 690 places to stay that provide parking. 144 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi
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