The Ganaraska Forest Centre is located in the heart of the majestic, 11,000-acre Ganaraska Forest, just one hour east of Toronto. There are several outdoor ceremony sites to choose from, all surrounded by beautiful, natural settings. The centre features a large Great Hall (165 guests) with soaring ceilings and softwood timbers in which to host a full-service reception. Approved caterers can use the fully equipped commercial kitchen and bar area and tables and chairs are available with the venue rental.
The centre features indoor accommodation for up to 86 people in a combination of dorm-style rooms and two bridal suites. Group camping areas and RV parking are also available with the facility rental and guests are welcome to try out the hundreds of kilometers of recreational trails that are available on-site. The facility is available for full weekend rental only (Friday to Sunday), which includes day-ahead set-up, ceremony and reception sites, Sunday takedown, a separate kitchen, gymnasium, fire pits, campfire wood and a picnic shelter.
Nature enthusiasts and those preferring a laid-back, casual atmosphere are sure to fall in love with the Ganaraska Forest Centre.