With a lake around every corner, North Hastings boasts some of the best opportunities in Ontario for boating. Whether you kayak, sail, paddle or simply steer, North Hastings provides rentals, sales, education and guiding. Boating regulations require a Pleasurecraft Operator’s Card for motorized boats. Check out the www.ontarioboatinglicenses.com website for details.
Outfitters, Trips and Trails (www.tripsandtrails.ca)on Hastings St. N. in Bancroft, offers equipment and guided canoe and kayaking tours on area lakes and rivers including their popular day trips down the York. For recreational family day excursions on the York River, Bancroft Pedal & Paddle Rentals in Riverside Park, Bancroft, also offers canoes and kayaks for rent by the hour, half day or day. Visit Heart of the Park on FB. or contact 613-332-9999.