Active & Outdoors

” A wonderful, relaxing getaway. Golf, tennis, hiking and canoeing in The Pinery. Thank you for the warm hospitality and good food.”

Hiking Trails

Ontario’s West Coast offers countless hiking opportunities. Huron County offers trail enthusiasts of all ages and skill levels a variety of terrains from natural paths to
partially paved routes. Come and explore! Ask us for Ontario’s West Coast Hiking Guide and Cycling Guide.  Each trail in the guide is numbered as to level of difficulty.
Level 1-easy, for family with young children
Level 2-moderate, wear comfortable and sturdy shoes
Level 3-some hills, natural path
Level 4-hilly, for more experienced hikers

South Huron TrailMobile  is intended to make the SouthHuron Trail accessible to individuals and groups who would not otherwise be able to enjoy the beauty of the trail because of physical mobility challenges. Eligible individuals can book a time for a ride on the trail by calling the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority’s Administration Centre office during normal working hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Call the ABCA at 519–235–2610 or 1–888–286–2610 to book your ride.


Our area offers two types of bicycle routes; those suited for both road and all-terrain bicycles; and those with conditions suited specifically for the all-terrain cyclist. Contact 519-524-8394 ext 3 or email for your free cycling guide.


Canoeing on the river in the Pinery Provincial Park (rentals available)

Cross Country Skiing

The Pinery Provincial Park is a haven for cross country skiers traveling the 38 kilometres of trails. Skiers revel in the quiet of yet another type of park experience, all made possible by the typical plentiful snowfalls the region enjoys.

Snow Shoeing


Ample bird watching opportunities in many natural areas, parks and hiking trails.


Our area offers a host of fishing opportunities both off the pier and in the rivers in Grand Bend, Bayfield and Goderich. Stocked farm fish ponds are also located in our area. Contact 519-524-8394 ext 3 or email for your free fishing guide.


The waters and winds of Lake Huron offers windsurfers ample opportunities. Bring your own windsurfer.


Seadooing is not permitted at Brentwood on the Beach but rental opportunities are available in Grand Bend.


Our area offers an incredible network of professionally groomed and marked snowmobile trails. These trails are part of the Trans Ontario Provincial Trail. Trail permits are mandatory. Trailer your own snowmobile. No rentals available.

Pinery Provincial Park

A six thousand acre park with hiking, cycling, canoeing, cross country skiing, bird watching and swimming.

Brentwood on the Beach is a 4 star, nine room luxury Bed and Breakfast Inn with the amenities you would expect to find in one of the resorts Ontario has to offer. Brentwood on the Beach is located in St. Joseph on a private, sandy beach between Grand Bend and Bayfield, south of Goderich and west of Stratford, Ontario, Canada. Call us to inquire about your vacation rental. Come and enjoy all that Brentwood on the Beach accommodations has to offer on Lake Huron in Southwestern Ontario.