Toronto Journals

Hockey Haven - Collingwood, ONT

A November 2001 trip to Toronto by ChrissyLee

Niagara Falls Bus Resort Tour Photo, Toronto, Ontario More Photos
Quote: First trip to Canada, all for the ice hockey fan in us. Plus our dog Crystal got to come along!

Hockey Haven - Collingwood, ONT

Overview

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Going into Toronto to catch a Maple Leafs game. While you are there go to the Hockey Hall of Fame.

Quick Tips:

Best Way To Get Around:

Park you vehicle in a parking garage and take the subway to your locations.

Cranberry Golf Resort

Hotel | "Law Cranberry Resort"

Cranberry Golf Resort Photo, Collingwood, Ontario
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Best Things Nearby:Ice Hockey collector’s memorabilia shops, downtown ice hockey arena. Toronto is just 2 hours away. Lighthouse Point and Sunset Park.Best Things About the Resort:Very spacious 2-bedroom units, and beautiful grounds. We got to bring our pet mini-collie!Resort Experience:The 2-bedroom unit was very large. It had two separate bedrooms, both with two double beds. Each bedroom had its own separate bath, that was very clean, new and bright, with its own separate shower stall and big whirlpool tubs. We were able to bring our pet dog with us, and she had a wonderful time. We took her for long walks along Lighthouse Point and Sunset Park. ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on January 12, 2003

Cranberry Golf Resort
19 Keith Ave.
Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 4T9
(705) 445-6600

Collingwood Blues Jr A Hockey Photo, Toronto, Ontario
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It was fun to see our first ice hockey game in Canada, and nice to experience it with the home town crowd of Collingwood. The Collingwood Blues won over Owen Sound 4 to 2!

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on January 12, 2003

Collingwood Blues Jr A Hockey
Collingwood, Ont
Toronto, Ontario

Hockey Hall of Fame

Attraction

Hockey Hall of Fame Photo, Toronto, Ontario
Quote:
It's the Hockey Hall of Fame! We got to see the Stanley Cup and get our picture taken with it. (But this wasn't the first time we have seen it).

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 12, 2003

Hockey Hall of Fame
30 Yonge St (at Front Street West)
Toronto, Ontario M5E 1X8
(416) 360-7765

Sunset Point / Lighthouse Point

Attraction | "Sunset Point/Lighthouse Point"

Sunset Point / Lighthouse Point Photo, Toronto, Ontario
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This is a nice place to take walks, but it was very cold in November. You can walk along the shore, where you can see very colorful rock bolders. The sunsets are very nice here.

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on January 12, 2003

Sunset Point / Lighthouse Point
Collingwood
Toronto, Ontario

Niagara Falls Bus Resort Tour Photo, Toronto, Ontario
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This is an all-day excursion from Collingwood, Law Cranberry Resort to Niagara Falls. The first stop was at the town of Niagara on the Lake, for a couple hours of shopping and wine tasting. Once at Niagara Falls we took the "Journey Behind the Falls". This is a tunnel that runs behind the falls, that has a couple of views of the water that comes crashing down right before your eyes, and one walk out view where you can get the best view for the falls right next to the beautiful cascades. We did not get to ride on the "Maid of the Mist", it was closed for the season. Afterwards we all went to a restaurant to have our dinner, which was very nice. We got to chat with many people on o...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 12, 2003

Niagara Falls Bus Resort Tour
Law Cranberry Resort Tour
Toronto, Ontario