An eclectic blend of storefronts, restaurants, and businesses overlooking the south branch of the Rideau River. Only a 30-minute drive from Ottawa – Shop, Dine & Explore our Bicycle Friendly Business Area!
Visit our Bike Welcome Centre at the North Grenville Public Library (1 Water Street), where you will find secure bike parking, a bike repair tool kit, local cycling information, water and washroom facilities.
Waterloo Central Railway runs a Historic Train connecting Waterloo and Elmira, travelling through the Mennonite countryside of Waterloo Region. They run their Farmer’s Market Trains 3 times a day at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm on Thursdays & Saturdays from April to October. They provide stops on Northfield Drive in Waterloo, at the Farmer’s Market, in the Village of St. Jacobs, and in the Town of Elmira. There are many hop on hop off options to experience including Rail N Ale, Train & High Tea, Train & Kitchen Kuttings Tastings, and many more! They also run THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Rides & Santa Trains in November & December! Experience history brought to life with a memorable ride at Waterloo Central Railway!