In the north-west reaches of Headwaters, you will discover small towns that are rich in history, culture and winter beauty. Enjoy the drive though the snow-clad hills of Mulmur en-route to exploring the culture, shopping and culinary gems of Rosemont, Mulmur, Violet Hill and Shelburne. The Museum of Dufferin offers an engaging look into the area’s rural past through beautifully curated exhibits, programs, and tours. Make sure to leave some time to browse their fun and unique gift shop!
Make the short drive to Violet Hill for a cozy, heartwarming meal at Mrs. Mitchell’s Restaurant. The charming eatery is a historic schoolhouse and offers brunch, lunch and dinner with delicious dishes including Smoked Wild Mushroom Soup, Shrimp Curry and their famous Reuben Sandwich. Across the way is Granny Taught Us How and Heidi’s Room where you can browse a beautiful selection of home décor, unique fashions and one-of-kind gifts.
Hockley Valley Resort is the perfect place to lay your head after a day of Headwaters discovery. Unwind at the hotel lobby bar with a glass of award-winning wine from the resort’s own Adamo Estate Winery, or visit the winery itself and sip a glass in front of the fireplace with a charcuterie and cheese board. The next morning, wake up to a gourmet breakfast or bundle up in your finest snuggies to make your way into Orangeville for a day of fine food and shopping. Enjoy a freshly roasted and brewed coffee from Mochaberry Coffee, then take some time to discover Downtown Orangeville, where charming boutiques, unique galleries and specialty shops are sure to delight.