Angus is located in Essa Township (“where town and country meet”), just west of Barrie in Simcoe County, Ontario. Angus is a great place for families. The town is quaint and charming, and balances the line perfectly between city living (with its proximity to Barrie and the 400, and nearby conveniences in Angus) and small town charm.
Angus has all the nearby conveniences that your family needs, including a library, Catholic and public elementary schools, a public secondary school, a small shopping centre, many stores and restaurants, and a recreation facility.Canadian Forces Base Borden (CFB Borden) is also right around the corner.
The Ideal location To Raise Your Family
Angus’ location is ideal for families who enjoy the great outdoors and recreational activities, and whether it’s golfing, skiing, hiking, swimming, fishing, or another pursuit, you can be sure to find it in Angus.
The Pine River Trail snakes right past Pine River community, and through the LeClair Soccer Park and Nottawasaga Fishing Park, introducing your family to a world of fresh air and adventure. Several other parks, golf courses, protected green spaces and other recreational amenities surround Pine River, including theAngus Recreation Centre, which offers a gymnasium available for basketball, volleyball, badminton, gymnastics and floor hockey, a skateboard park, and a popular indoor skating rink, and Duffer’s Dugout, with its batting cages, mini golf, driving range and full golf course. Angus also boasts a variety of outdoor playing fields, perfect for those who enjoy soccer, softball, and more. Lake Simcoe is just a short drive away too, and its beaches and blue waters offer their own set of leisure activities; the lake sees year-round activity, with ice fishing competitions, jet skiing, boating events, fishing, swimming, sailing and more. The world is your playground in Angus!