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Excursion

Elora is a small town perched on the edge of a spectacular gorge in the heart of Southwestern Ontario. A well-established tour destination known for its beautiful scenery, outdoor activities and charming downtown area that offers one-of-a-kind shopping. The conference will cover participants transportation to Elora. Participants are responsible for activity fees.

Tubing

People tubing in the Elora Gorge.Tube down the beautiful Elora Gorge and experience the spectacular cliffs and scenery surrounding you. You start your exciting mile long journey with thrilling chutes and you end with a claim river float to the exit.

Photo credit: The Grand River Conservation Authority

Shopping

Walk among the historical buildings that offer unique shops and restaurants. The Elora Mews offers shopping within the old limestone walls of a former 19th century furniture factory. You can window shopping from the Mews beautifully lantern-lite courtyard.

Swimming

A view of the Elora QuarryThe Elora Quarry is a an old two-acre limestone quarry. The quarry is surrounded by beautiful scenery including cliffs, some of which stand 40 feet high. Now part of a 79 acre conservation area, the Elora Quarry is a great place to spend those warm summer days.

                      Photo credit: The Grand River Conservation Authority

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