City of Barrie is located about an hour from Toronto.
Tourism Barrie says: The City of Barrie is the perfect location. As it lies in the center of Simcoe Country, Barrie is the adventure capital of Ontario, boasting wonderful vistas, opportunities for the entire family and the beautiful Kempenfelt Bay on Lake Simcoe.
We have an amazing waterfront which is a hub of activities. Our City is well suited for any lifestyle whether active or want to take in the scenery and relax. Our City is an excellent place to live, work and play for all seasons. Are you a foody? Come enjoy the many amazing opportunities available to suit your culinary pallette!