Discover Frontenac Arch Biosphere: An Eco-Adventure
The Frontenac Arch Biosphere in Ontario is a perfect destination for those seeking an eco-adventure. The Biosphere spans over 2700 square kilometers from the St. Lawrence River to the Rideau Lakes in the north. With hundreds of lakes and thousands of islands, the ancient granite land bridge, stretches from the northern Canadian Shield to the Adirondack Mountains.
The Frontenac Arch Biosphere Network introduced FABExperiences, a free tool for planning day trips and weekend getaways. The tool provides interactive maps that allow visitors to plan their trip from start to finish. FABExperiences features local businesses and pre-made experiences throughout the region, promoting sustainability. Visitors can also explore “Story Maps,” an interactive map with highlighted points of interest, such as hiking trails, paddling routes, local businesses, lookout points, and historical sites.
You are welcomed to the Frontenac Arch Biosphere, where adventure and sustainability meet! If you’re an outdoor enthusiast seeking an eco-friendly escape, we’ve got you covered. Say goodbye to long hours of driving, crowds of people, and hidden fees and permits. Our destination is easily accessible and packed with natural wonders waiting to be explored. Located in Ontario, our biosphere boasts a provincial park with hundreds of lakes and thousands of islands. This stunning area spans 2700 square kilometers, stretching from Gananoque to Brockville and from the St. Lawrence River to the Rideau Lakes in the north. The Frontenac Arch is an ancient granite land bridge that stretches from the northern Canadian Shield to the Adirondack Mountains, offering a rugged and rocky terrain dotted with lakes and islands. The region is home to forests and abundant wildlife, making it the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts.
As much as we love the Frontenac Arch Biosphere, we understand that it’s not immune to development. That’s why our community, leaders, and the FAB Network work tirelessly to raise awareness and protect this precious area. And now, we’re excited to introduce FABExperiences, a free tool that helps you plan your day trips and weekend getaways within the biosphere. With interactive maps and pre-made experiences featuring local businesses, sustainability is at the heart of every adventure.
Are you specifically looking for paddling and hiking in Ontario? Our dedicated map has got you covered. Click on any icon or trail/park name for more information. But that’s not all – our “Story Maps” are a unique feature that highlights points of interest such as hiking trails, paddling routes, local businesses, lookout points, historical sites, and more. These points of interest are grouped together by geography, making it easy for you to plan a full day or weekend trip. But it’s not just about having a great time. It’s about doing so in a way that respects and preserves the environment. By choosing to explore the Frontenac Arch Biosphere, you’re contributing to the preservation of this precious area. You’re supporting local businesses and communities, and you’re making a positive impact on the planet.
So what are you waiting for? Visit the FAB Experiences website today and begin planning your next eco adventure. Join us in creating a more sustainable and beautiful world, one adventure at a time.