The Town of Collingwood
boasts a permanent population of 16,000 with an additional 2,500
part-time residents. Our unique location gently nestled on the southern
shores of Georgian Bay, east of the world renowned Blue Mountains,
offers a quality lifestyle for residents and visitors alike to enjoy.
From downhill skiing and snowboarding in the winter to a wide array
of summer activities, Collingwood has everything in place to satisfy
even the ardent recreationalist.
Collingwood is blessed
with an abundance of dedicated volunteers, who form the backbone
of this community. From fundraising for youth groups to endless
dedication toward the beautification of this municipality, Collingwood
residents are active and eager to move their community into the
next millennium. As well, this strong volunteer commitment has made
it possible for this community to host a multitude of special events.
From the Collingwood Horseshow to the World Winter Games, Collingwood
has the infrastructure in place to host events and competitions,
at provincial, national and global levels.
Collingwood offers a
lifestyle that most urban areas can only admire. Our recreational
attributes and shopping adventures, will certainly please the most
discerning individuals. Our distinctive business community proudly
displays a unique corporate and small business image, strengthened
by a skilled and educated work force. Business and individuals have
made Collingwood a place to live, work and play.
Come for a day and stay
for a lifetime ... Collingwood has it all!