Set in the Heart of Muskoka region two hours north of Toronto, Bracebridge is positioned on a hilltop overlooking the Muskoka River. Over 22 natural waterfalls cascade down throughout the town, the highest count in any Canadian community.
Bracebridge is a dynamic community located in the heart of Muskoka about two hours north of Toronto. With a bustling population of more than 16,000 permanent residents, it is considered the political, cultural, economic and tourist capital of the region. Despite its unprecedented expansion (double the provincial average) and forecast for additional growth, the town maintains its small town ambiance.
The Town’s infrastructure is enhanced by some of Canada’s finest educational institutions. These include public and private elementary and secondary schools as well as a college and liberal arts university. As part of the officially designated arts community of Muskoka, Bracebridge enjoys a vibrant arts community.
Yet, situated in the heart of cottage country, Bracebridge is also known for its natural pristine lakes and forests. In addition to the recreational opportunities afforded by these natural resources, residents also enjoy a state of the art Sportsplex, 4 diamond ball park, and arena.