Wiarton Real Estate, Community Profile
Wiarton, with a population of 2,300 and home to world reknown spring forecaster “Wiarton Willie”, is located on the beautiful Bruce Peninsula between Lake Huron and Georgian Bay. It is only a 20 minute drive from the popular resort town of Sauble Beach and 25 minutes from Owen Sound.
Nestled at the head of Colpoys Bay, Wiarton is protected by the towering cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment. It is a bustling full service town with five motels, a hotel, cottages and bed and breakfasts in town or nearby. Wiarton offers magnificent sailing, canoeing or kayaking in Colpoys Bay with Griffith, Hay and Whitecloud Islands within easy reach. If you prefer to stay on solid ground, the Bruce Trail and surrounding conservation areas offer endless options for hiking and getting back to nature. The area is well known for it’s wildflowers and orchids.
Wiarton real estate is very affordable. Whether you’re interested in a seasonal cottage or year-round home, Wiarton and area offers great real estate value. To receive a complete list of all of the real estate properties for sale in Wiarton, contact one of our professional eHomes Realty Sales Representatives.
Things to do and see in Wiarton
- The ‘Wiarton Willie” Groundhog Festival. Willie is an albino groundhog who comes out every February 2nd to make his annual prediction of the spring weather.
- Golf at Wiarton Golf Club.
- Hike the Bruce Trail.
- Several camping and cottage rental options.