Nestled along the historic Grand River and joining the Trans-Canada Trail, the CSG offers a central oasis to picnic, walk, attend an art show or just sit and contemplate.
Township of Woolwich
Imagine enjoying a country adventure while riding in a horse drawn trolley: that’s exactly what’s in store at St. Jacobs Horse Drawn Tours! From Mennonite Farm tours to winter sleigh rides, tours are available for all occasions and all seasons.
A visit to St Jacobs wouldn’t be complete without taking in one of their Mennonite Farm tours. Their most popular adventure, the tour offers insight into Mennonite heritage and information about St. Jacobs and area. This tour runs from April until October from their location at the St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market and is enjoyed by all ages.
Wonder what it would be like to travel by horse and buggy? Find out with a St. Jacobs Horse Drawn Tour Buggy Ride in a traditional Mennonite buggy. Ride to area farms and down quiet country roads while a Mennonite guide answers any questions. Take a ride into an area sugar bush during the peak of the sap run with a Maple Sugar Bush tour. And for winter fun, take one of their scenic Sleigh Rides through open fields and into a sugar bush. Reservations are required for most group tours.
Also available for private bookings, their horse drawn tours make special occasions even more memorable. Horses and wagons are available to travel to your location for weddings, anniversaries, birthday parties, group outings or family get togethers.
Wagons and sleighs are pulled by various breeds of draft horses including Belgians and Percherons. Pulling in teams of two, each horse can weigh over two thousand pounds. The knowledgeable tour guides and friendly staff at St. Jacobs Horse Drawn Tours make each trip educational, fun and stress free.
Find St. Jacobs Horse Drawn Tours at their Log Cabin location at the St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market, and at their farm in Woolwich Township.