How do you take your lake? Gorgeously “Great” with a healthy dose of summer evening sunsets? Small and serene with a sweet little rowboat and a fishing pole on the side? Perhaps you prefer to switch things up every now and then with an afternoon float down one of Canada’s most storied rivers. Whatever type of shoreline serenity you seek, you’ll find it in Hamilton Halton Brant. Home to Lake Ontario, Christie Lake, Valens Lake, Kelso Lake, Crawford Lake, Pinehurst Lake and the Grand River, there is no shortage of ways to spend a water-filled day here.

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Water, Water Everywhere

Home to miles and miles of Lake Ontario shorelines and historic harbours.

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Cycle Hamilton’s Waterfront

See how Hamilton’s waterfront has changed on two wheels.

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Trade FOMO for JOMO: Easy Swaps For More Summer Joy

Get on the fast path towards a more joy-filled summer.

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This Art is Outside: Get an Outdoor Art Fix

Find creative ways to blend an art experience with some fresh air and sunshine.

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The $25 Family Fun Finder Challenge

The Summer of the Staycation.

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8 Ways for Nature Lovers to Welcome Spring

This spring’s outdoor must-do’s.

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Hamilton & Area Hikes Waterfront Loop

Enjoy historical sites and lakeside breezes.

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9 Ways to Wheel Along the Waterfront

Routes for all types of riders.

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9 Budget-Friendly Family Trip Ideas

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