Beautiful, slow-moving rivers hatch more than tourism…

Catching dinner and then enjoying a latte sounds like a tall order, especially for a busy entrepreneur. But thanks to Walkerton in the Municipality of Brockton, with not one but two nearby rivers and a humming downtown core, it’s possible to achieve. Let Walkerton be the backdrop of your new or expanding business with the community’s focus on clean water technology, fly-fishing, agri-business and, yes, all the tourism ideas you can dream up.

Key Facts

Interactive map of Walkerton Map of South of Ontario Bruce county in white with dynamic content between the different 137 Km 153 Km 108 Km 144 Km 62 Km 196 Km 184 Km 335 Km Barrie Hamilton Kitchener London Owen Sound Sarnia Toronto Windsor The Municipality of Brockton, with Walkerton at its core, is nestled in the countryside of the Saugeen and Teeswater Rivers of Bruce County. It’s almost equidistant from Toronto and Hamilton and with the Saugeen Municipal Airport right there, keeping on top of business and leisure is a breeze.
The municipality hosts a blend of recreation, education and year-round activities and programs that are second to none if rural living is your dream. This is a family-first community; easily getting from work to youth sports to adult relaxation and a good variety of eateries is all in an average day here. From tennis and long leisurely paddles in the summer to every imaginable winter activity, there's plenty of affordable lifestyle waiting for you in Walkerton.