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Menzel Centennial one of L&A County's best kept secrets

June 28, 2020
Rob Plumley

There’s definitely a lot to see and do here in Lennox & Addington County, particularly if you enjoy getting out and exploring our natural surroundings. 

One of my favourite hiking destinations could be L&A County's best-kept secret for nature lovers. Menzel Centennial Provincial Nature Reserve is located on Roblin Road, about 4.5 kilometres west of County Road 41 near the hamlet of Roblin. 

Kayaking on Little Mellon Lake a Treat for Nature Lovers

June 14, 2020
Rob Plumley

One of my duties with L&A County is that I manage the popular Dark Sky Viewing Area north of Erinsville. It's a pretty fun part of the job, even though I sometimes get home well after midnight.

Short Term Rentals Can Resume Operations on June 5th

June 4, 2020
Rob Plumley

On June 4th, the Province of Ontario announced that they are allowing short-term rentals - lodges, cabins, cottages, homes, condominiums and B&Bs - to resume operations in Ontario beginning on Friday, June 5th at 12:01 am.

Operators must continue to follow occupational health and safety guidelines and follow the advice of KFL&A Public Health and provincial public health officials. Owners should consult health and safety guidelines related to the tourism and hospitality sector when considering how they can reopen their doors to guests. 

Hiking into Puzzle Lake Provincial Park

June 3, 2020
Rob Plumley

There are no shortage of places in Lennox & Addington for nature lovers to explore. Beautiful parks, conservation areas, lakes and rivers are enjoyed throughout the county. 

7 Places in L&A to Watch a Waterfall

March 12, 2020
Rob Plumley

When spring arrives, so too does the rain. We can't control the weather, but at least we can enjoy some of the effects of the steady showers in April and May.

I recently had a chance to get a first-hand look at some of the magnificent flows of water at locations across the County. Take a look at some of my favourite places to see a waterfall in Lennox & Addington.

 

 

Flinton Dam, Flinton

2020 Tourism Activation Program Now Accepting Applications

January 16, 2020
Rob Plumley

Lennox & Addington County is home to many unique tourism products as well as a variety of top-notch events that are enjoyed by both residents and visitors alike. From now until February 28th, the Lennox & Addington County Economic Development Office is accepting applications for the Tourism Activation Program. The goal of the funding is to create additional unique experiences that will further increase visitation to L&A.

Winter Activities Abound in L&A

December 18, 2019
Rob Plumley

Bundle up and enjoy the cold weather! Whether you're into snowmobiling, snowshoeing or cross country skiing, there's lots to keep you busy.

You don’t have to live here to access over 200 km of as part one of the premier snowmobiling networks in Ontario. Get your OFSC permit (required for all OFSC trails) then ride the trails across L&A County from Napanee to Arden; Perth Road Village to Amherstview; and up north through some amazing trails in Addington Highlands.

Find Naturally L&A on Instagram

December 1, 2019
Rob Plumley

Lennox & Addington County really is a beautiful place, as evidenced by the number of amazing photos floating around on social media.

We invite you to explore hidden gems and unspoiled moments amid the beauty of L&A. Take plenty of photos and be sure to tag us on your Instagram page with #UnspoiledLA to share your moments with us!

Delicious Dining Destinations in Lennox & Addington

November 25, 2019
Mike Hector

Quite possibly the best part visiting the area is the delicious food offerings at seemingly every turn. Whether you're visiting with friends & family or just don't feel like cooking, there are many great dining establishments to satisfy your palate here in Lennox & Addington County.

[View a full list of dining options here in L&A]

 

The Jiffy Grill

146 Main Street, Odessa

Sip and Sample Local Craft Beverages in L&A County

November 13, 2019
Mike Hector

Lennox & Addington County is a rapidly emerging destination for lovers of locally produced beer, cider, wine and spirits. The Ontario craft beverage scene is immense, and only getting bigger. Each year, local breweries, wine estates and distilleries attract scores of travellers looking to explore Ontario’s blooming bounty of craft bevies.