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


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Restaurants & Bars


km of waterfront trails