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Wander North Crosby • Westport

Nature lovers will enjoy a hike to Spy Rock lookout at the Foley Mountain Conservation Area for spectacular views overlooking the picturesque village of Westport. Close by, Scheuermann Vineyard and Winery delights patrons with wood fired pizza on the vineyard patio overlooking Sand Lake. 

Westport is a charming village and a popular destination for shopping and dining. Outdoor recreation opportunities at Shillington Park, Sand Lake Beach and Rideau Lakes Golf Course make North Crosby an attractive destination.

Pick up your Picnic

 

Shop

 

Outdoor Activity

 

Points of Interest

  • Bear Mountain Boat Shop – Workshops https://www.bearmountainboats.com/
  • Heritage Plaque: The original St. Edwards, site of the area’s first Catholic Church -  A memorial plaque is located at 364 Parish Road, north of Westport which commemorates the original Catholic Parish, its place of worship and its parish school for northern Leeds in 1840.

 

Picnic Areas

 

Stay

 

Annual Events

  • Canada Day Fireworks (July 1)
  • Music in Shillington Park - Turpins Trail (June 21)
  • Santa visits North Crosby (November 30)

Details at https://www.rideaulakes.ca/experience/about/events

 

Did you Know?

In 1910, this area had forty-two cheese factories. They were supplied milk by 1,042 local dairy farms and produced over four million pounds of cheddar. The cheese was initially shipped out by canal boat, cooled by ice cut from local lakes, and later by rail.

 

Learn more at rideaulakes.ca/Westport or rideaulakes.ca/NorthCrosby 

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