Welcome to Barrie
Hewitt’s Gate, the gateway to Barrie. This community is part of one of Canada’s fastest growing cities, nestled between Toronto and Muskoka. Barrie is the gateway to cottage country, it’s right next door to Wasaga Beach, Collingwood and also conveniently located 45 minutes from the GTA. Barrie provides the charm and community feel of a small town with the urban amenities of a city twice its size, a lifestyle for everyone!
Hewitt’s Gate is surrounded by public and catholic elementary and secondary schools, all located within 5 minutes of this neighbourhood. Parents can rest easy with the assurance of quality education within minutes from home.
Environmentally Protected Land
Hewitt’s Gate backs onto acres of lush environmentally protected land. Enjoy easy access to nature as part of your very own backyard. Experience nature at your doorstep with kilometres of trails to explore throughout the city. Minutes to the waterfront and downtown Barrie, this city is home to 90 parks and a revamped waterfront hosting seasonal events along Kempenfelt Bay.
Gateway to Cottage Country
Barrie is the last stop on the way to cottage country! It’s around the corner from Wasaga Beach, Collingwood, and Muskoka. Live close to it all!
Barrie provides the ultimate shopping experience! A few include: Park Place outdoor shopping centre, Georgian Mall, the Farmers Market and local downtown boutiques.
Entertain the whole family by living close to Barrie’s waterfront, golf courses, ski resorts, Cineplex, Holly Recreation Centre, Georgian Downs and various indoor hot spots.
Hewitt’s Gate is located with easy access to the hwy 400 and only minutes to Barrie’s south GO Station. In addition, you can depend on quality transit in convenient locations through the City of Barrie’s bus service.