Rural Routes and Dirty Boots

Durham is developing a reputation for its award-winning craft beer and cider scene. Follow our Brewery Discovery Route to visit six outstanding breweries and cideries and experience their artisanal flavours. You’ll travel along the waterfront shores of Lake Ontario to the rural countryside of Ontario’s protected Greenbelt. Take a tour, sample the latest recipe, and discover fall favourites like beer butter tarts, spent grain bread, cider doughnuts, and cheesy ale soup.

This self-guided map has a total of 18 stops including Feast ON™-accredited restaurants, robust farmers’ markets and head-clearing hike options. Plan for a weekend stay and check the many options at The Piano Inn 1884 which is centrally located along the Route. The Piano Inn 1884 offers comfort and luxury in private, upscale efficiency suites. This historic and superb location in Port Perry offers the convenience of being steps away from the downtown boutiques, dining and a waterfront view from the main street. Dine downstairs at the popular Piano Cafe. Copyright 2015 © The Piano Inn 1884

Whether an outdoor enthusiast, craft brew connoisseur or Sunday driver, remember to drive with care; you are sharing the road with bicyclists, farm equipment and other motorists. Please drive responsibly.