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North Grenville


With a dynamic blend of rural beauty, small town charm, and urban convenience, North Grenville is one of the fastest growing communities in eastern Ontario. With an event or attraction for nearly everyone, visitors enjoy discovering popular destinations, local favourites, and hidden gems that keep them coming back – year after year!


North Grenville is just a short 30-minute drive from Ottawa, Ontario, thanks to Highway 416. Located right in the middle of eastern Ontario, North Grenville is also close to Highway 401 and the US border at Odgensburg New York, making it easy for our neighbours to pay us a visit.
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Towns & Hamlets

A mix of urban and rural, North Grenville includes the town of Kemptville and several charming villages. Each community is unique and offers something special for visitors. Come and discover the small-town feeling and friendly hospitality of our communities.
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History comes alive in North Grenville! Explore our local Walking Tours and discover the historical plaques that adorn significant buildings and locations.
View them on a map here.


Regional & Community Partners

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Lots to Do and See in North Grenville

North Grenville is located 30 minutes south of Ottawa, the Nation's Capital, and 30 minutes north of Highway 401 and the US border. There are three exits off of Highway 416.

What you'll discover...

  • Situated along the historic the Rideau River and Canal
  • Home of Eastern Ontario’s largest tree nursery
  • Over 60 shops and dining destinations in Old Town
  • The University of Guelph, Kemptville Campus
  • 150 kms of trails to explore
  • Great parks and places to kayak and canoe
  • Plenty of paved country roads for cycling
  • Quiet country roads and historic villages
  • Great family fun and festivities await

Contact Us

  • Municipality of North Grenville
    285 County Road #44 PO Box 130
    Kemptville, K0G 1J0
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Phone: 613-258-9569 Ext 115
    Fax: 613-258-9620
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