- Our list of the best things to do in Elora, Ontario, features the top 38 nearby activities — including 19 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Elora, Ontario has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 9 things to do within the city of Elora, Ontario , followed by 29 popular activities in nearby cities, including Kitchener, Cambridge, Caledon, Elmira, Alton, Baden and Fergus
Having a fun adventure is One Axe Pursuits goal. Whether it's enjoying the scenic view while ziplining from tall heights or learning to rock climb, there is a variety of activities to try. There are programs available for all ages.
An independent movie house, The Gorge Cinema is Canada's longest continuously-run repertory theatre. The cinema is located in a historic building and has a retro d_cor, giving the theatre a traditional feel, while featuring mainstream and limited-release films.
Linking the Grand and Credit watersheds, Elora Cataract Trailway follows the path the old Canadian Pacific Railroad once traveled. The trails are ideal for hiking and biking, in addition to cross country skiing and snowshoeing.
71% 62 votes
319 Wellington County Road 18, Elora, Ontario MoreLess Info
Officially opened as a park in 1976, Elora Quarry Conservation Area has been a popular swimming area for locals beforehand. A sandy beach overlooks the old limestone quarry. The cliffs encircling the water are popular jumping spots for thrill seekers.
91% 32 votes
0536 Wellington County Road 18, Elora, Ontario MoreLess Info
The building housing the Wellington County Museum & Archives was originally built in 1877 as housing for the impoverished people in the county. Today, nine galleries highlight the people and places within the region. The archives wing was added in 2010 and it houses a spacious reading room.
85% 13 votes
8 Mill Street West, The Village Olive Grove, Elora, Ontario MoreLess Info
Elora Culinary Walking Tour is a day tour that visits local eateries and shops. Along the tour, participants get to sample dishes created especially for the event, as well as learn about the history and architecture of the town.
Traditional blacksmith and foundry techniques are used at Rio Bravo Ironworks to create unique items. The staff works to fashion made-to-order pieces from balcony railings to decorative light fixtures. Workshop classes are available to help customers learn the craft.
In business since 1981, Steve's Sheepskin & Leather Shop sells top-quality leather garments. A selection of off-rack items are available, as well as custom made products, like jackets, shoes and crib linings. Steve's also offers re-styling, repairs, and alteration work.
Showcasing original pieces from Canadian artists, Strata Gallery has been carving out a place in the local fine art community since 2011. The sophisticated work on display at the gallery has helped build a prestigious reputation. Varying media of art are exhibited, from sculptures to paintings.
100% 4 votes
244 Saint Andrew Street West, Fergus, Ontario MoreLess Info
The newly refurbished Fergus Grand Theatre is a local theatre with ties to the community since 1928. The theatre frequently hosts plays and musicals, as well as local arts and cultural programs. The facility can be rented out for special events.