Blue Mountain is a year-round destination. Each weekend, Blue Mountain Village has special events and festivals organized for families to enjoy and take part in. Experience all that Blue Mountain has to offer in the spring or summer, from mountain biking to embarking on an exhilarating treetop walk and zip line.
Learn more about our favorite attractions in our exclusive video.
Blue Mountain Spring and Summer Activities - Base Camp
Test your limits as you free fall from heights of up to 21 feet. Start small, and work your way up to the highest platform where you’ll leap onto the air bag waiting below. With four platforms of increasing height, every jumper will have the chance to challenge themselves.
Wind Rider Triple Zips
The Natural High experience at Blue Mountain just got higher. Soar through the sky as you virtually fly between platforms reaching heights of up to 50ft at speeds of up to 50km/hr. The Wind Rider Zip line has three parallel lines that allow you and two friends to fly between platforms simultaneously.
Ridge Runner Mountain Coaster
On your Blue Mountain escape experience the Ridge Runner Ontario's first mountain coaster. This new downhill adventure whisks guests through the beautiful Niagara Escarpment offering enchanting views of the Georgian Bay. Create lasting memories as you zigzag alone or with a partner at speeds of up to 42 km/hour.
Open Air Gondola
Take a scenic ride to the top of the Escarpment. Located at the opening to the Village Events Plaza, the gondola is available for pedestrian and bike traffic and is suitable for all ages*.
Plunge! Aquatic Centre
Nestled between the shores of Georgian Bay and the heights of the Niagara Escarpment is Plunge! Aquatic Centre. Plunge! is the ultimate, all ages, four season water adventure at the base of Blue Mountain. Inspired from the tradition of cottage-style boathouses, Plunge! is an authentic and magical expression of a place and its people. Indoor-outdoor pools, indoor water playground, hot tubs, rope swings, docks and slides are sure to provide year-round fun. Or, if you prefer, simply watch all the action from the comfort of your dock chair. Plunge! has something for everyone infant to senior.
Cascade Putting Course
Blue Mountain is thrilled to introduce the new, family focused Cascade Putting Course to its growing list of green season attractions. This challenging, but fun 18 hole, par 67 Putting Course is located just steps from the Village and winds along the base of the Smart Alec ski run. Featuring a natural limestone backdrop and cascading landscapes, the Cascade Putting Course is sure to provide lasting memories for guests of all ages.
Blue Mountain Spring and Summer Activities - Summit Attractions
Timber Challenge High Ropes and Woodlot Low Ropes
- Timber Challenge High Ropes: Explore new heights on an elevated ropes challenge course consisting of seven courses, suited to three progressive difficulty levels. Push your limits! Each course presents a unique challenge, spanning between trees at various heights off the ground.
- Woodlot Low Ropes: All ages and ability levels will enjoy tackling each element using a variety of suspended logs, beams, ropes, cables and cargo nets.
Mountaintop Segway Tours
Looking for a scenic experience that’s off the beaten path? Not your typical 2-wheeled attraction, this guided tour takes you on an off-road trek along the top of the Niagara Escarpment. Share the adventure with your friends, family or group during your next visit to Blue Mountain. Discounted tickets are available to lodging guests.
Explore the trails of scenic Blue Mountain within walking distance from the resort. Discover four hiking trails that offer varying levels of difficulty ranging from rugged to relaxing. Take a short hike for scenery or a long one for stamina. Find your own way to the top and enjoy a free gondola ride down.
- Cascade (Trail A)
- Memory Lane (Trail B)
- Straight Up (Trail C)
- Village Way (Trail D)
Blue Mountain Spring and Summer Activities - More Attractions
Mountain Biking and Bike Rentals
The 2016 season is shaping up to be incredible with the announcement of some much-anticipated park upgrades and expansions. Choose from a variety of park passes, lift tickets, lessons, packages and more to create the ultimate day.
Looking for some scenic bike routes? Check out the suggestions of Cycle Simcoe.
Summer is the perfect time to take advantage of Blue Mountain's private beach, on the shores of the Georgian Bay. Located only ten minutes away, splash, step on soft sand, kayak or take a paddleboat. The possibilities are endless!
Enjoy fantastic golf at one of Ontario's most popular and recognized golf courses. Monterra has proven to be a formidable challenge for golfers from North America and abroad. A traditional links course, Monterra features rolling bent grass fairways, razorback mounding and 86 bunkers, as well as ravines, creeks, seven lakes, and some spectacular elevated tee shots. In addition to the championship course, Monterra offers a full-service golf shop, deli and bar, a practice area and an on-course sanctuary at the 5th and 10th tees.
Grab your gear, gather your friends, and enjoy a great game of tennis at The Courts, Monterra's year-round indoor tennis facility. Featuring four new decoturf cushioned courts and new change room & shower facilities, Monterra's update is sure to please tennis-lovers of all ages!
These action-packed childcare programs will provide fun, active, outdoor activities for children from 18 months to 5 years of age.
Plunge! Summer Camp
These action-packed childcare programs will provide fun, active, outdoor activities for children from 6 to 12 years of age.
Blue Mountain’s Tennis Camps have the flexibility to help create the perfect experience for you and your kids. Ages 7 - 15 welcome!
This is your one-stop action stop for endless recreation in the Blue Mountain region. Recreation is our specialty and we have something to suit everyone - from serene to extreme! Allow us to help you make the most of your getaway with an activity for every interest, budget and age.
Blue Mountain Village Free Activities
Mid-Week Music Series
Get a taste of the area’s finest musicians performing live on the Village Stage every week night all summer long! Plaza chairs available or enjoy one of the many Village patios close by.
- Sunday - Thursday 6-8pm
- Indie Series Fridays 7-9pm
Columbia-Guided Family Hikes
Meet outside Columbia Sports in the Village Plaza and enjoy an hour-long guided hike up Blue Mountain and enjoy panoramic views of Georgian Bay and a free gondola ride back down. Closed toed shoes and water bottles recommended.
- 10:30am Saturday, June - September
- 10:30am Daily, July - August
First Tracks Yoga on the Mountain: Hike – Yoga – Gondola ride
Enjoy a 40 minute guided hike up Blue Mountain followed by a yoga class overlooking the vistas of beautiful Georgian Bay. Descend back down on Ontario’s only open air Gondola. Closed toed shoes, water bottles, yoga mat and/or towel recommended.
- 8:30am Monday & Wednesday, July - August – meet at the Village Stage
Treat the kids to the Village Scavenger hunt or the more adventurous mountain hike, hunt and gondola ride. Just pick up your clue list at Activity Central in the clock tower building near the gondola, or at the Visitor Information Centre near Starbucks.
- Daily, year-round - starting from Activity Central
Apple Pie Trail
If you are looking for a day trip to explore, pick up an Apple Pie Trail brochure and tour Ontario’s largest apple-growing region. Open yearlong with over 30 stops featuring museums, art, wine, ciders, and apple infused food teamed with adventure packages for every season. Recognized by Ontario Tourism as 2012 Best Culinary Experience!
- Daily, year-round