Backroads of Ontario

by Ron Brown (Author)
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Explore Ontario's historic roads, each with unexpected side trips and a fascinating story.

In his relentless quest for the unusual in a world of the mundane, modern-day explorer Ron Brown has traveled nearly every backroad in Ontario. This guidebook features 22 trips, each illustrated with photographs and accompanied by an easy-to-follow map.

These trips range in length from afternoon outings to weekend excursions. And all lead to fascinating out-of-the-way places within easy driving distance of major cities in Ontario.

Backroads of Ontario features:

  • Ghost towns
  • Charming villages
  • Century-old mills and farmhouses
  • Architectural curiosities
  • Prime picnic spots
  • An amethyst mine, and more.

This completely revised and updated edition mixes new information with the old, including new attractions and new information on existing attractions as well as the most current routes and directions. It reveals an Ontario many of us scarcely know exists.

Publication date
July 25, 2013
Publisher
Page count
224
ISBN
9781770853928
Paper ISBN
9781770852419
File size
7 MB