Living in Barrie

Living in Barrie

Experience Beautiful Living in Simcoe County

Barrie has what it takes for you to thrive professionally and offers an incredible lifestyle, with waterfront festivals, events and year-round activities. Discover what Simcoe County has to offer:

  • Large waterfront, boardwalk, green spaces & beaches
  • Lake Simcoe and connected Trent-Severn Waterway
  • Lower housing prices and cost of living
  • Lively downtown core with annual seasonal & cultural events
  • Multiple ski hills and trails for biking, hiking or snowmobiling
  • Access Toronto quickly and easily via Hwy 400 or GO Train


Festivals and Events


Restaurants & Bars


km of waterfront trails



Family enjoying nature