Parry Sound Real Estate Listings and Information
Parry Sound is a Town in Northern Ontario, on the eastern Shore of Georgian Bay and is considered to be the “Jewel of the 30000 Islands”. Located only two hours north of Toronto in the Heart of Cottage Country, the Town of Parry Sound has a population of about 5,600 and is the commercial hub servicing a year-round area population of 18,000 and a seasonal population of 60,000 plus.
Our beautiful Town is rich in arts, culture and heritage and is home to many venues, attractions and events.
The Charles W. Stockey Centre for the Performing Arts houses a 480-seat acoustically sound Festival Performance Hall and is constructed out of the area’s natural stone and indigenous trees. It has stunning acoustics as it was designed as a home for the Festival of the Sound, a world renowned festival of chamber and classical music which runs from mid-July to mid-August each year. Performances of all genres are presented in the Performance Hall during the rest of the year including music of all types (pop, rock, folk, blues, jazz, country, chamber, classical and world music), theatre, contemporary dance, comedy literary readings, performances for children and community events.
The Bobby Orr Hall of Fame which pays tribute to our home town hockey hero, Bobby Orr, is an interactive hockey museum with a wide variety of photos, memorabilia and artifacts along with exhibits including Orr’s NHL rings, a number of his trophies and awards, some of the jerseys he played in and a number of interactive games and activities related to hockey.
During the summer months, there is no better way to explore the beautiful waterways of Georgian Bay than taking a trip on the Island Queen Cruise. The Cruise departs from the town dock in Parry Sound for two-hour and three-hour sightseeing cruises through the wild and rugged Thirty Thousand Islands region of Georgian Bay. Discover the unbelievable natural beauty of this remote region, recently designated by the United Nations as a Biosphere Reserve. Marvel at the beautiful glacier-sculpted islands, spectacular windswept forests and majestic summer retreats
Parry Sound is also home to some of the finest fresh water sailing in the world. And the fishing is spectacular.
The area also boasts several Provincial Parks including Killbear, Oastler, Massassauga and Grundy, as well as a host of natural reserves.
We live, play and work in Cottage Country!! If you haven’t visited our beautiful area, you don’t know what you have been missing. For more information, please contact one of our “Local Experts” today.