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All Trails Lead to Destinations Workshop: Brockville Convention Centre

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Brockville Convention Centre

2829 Kent Boulevard

Brockville, ON K6V 7J9

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Did you know that trails tourists are one of the fastest growing sectors of Ontario’s tourism visitors?

Did you know that trails tourists spend more on average than other types of tourists?

Did you know that trails tourists spend more nights on visits on average than other types of tourists?


Come find out how to tap into this growing tourism market by attending a free trails tourism workshop hosted by the Frontenac Arch Biosphere Network. An expert line-up will walk you through the opportunities:

Michael McCreesh, Ontario By Bike: the Ontario cycling network, certifying and promoting bicycle friendly businesses and cycle tourism in regions across Ontario

Trish Manning, Manning Consulting Group (MCG) Inc: Specialist in sustainable tourism and economic development, marketing, government relations, communications and advisory services for destinations, government, businesses and not-for-profit organizations.

Patrick Connor, Ontario Trails Council: How other regions of Ontario have tapped into people’s powerful passion to explore

Ellie Bennett, Frontenac Arch Biosphere: The Business Case – why and how to make cents from this growing opportunity

Liz Harder, Frontenac Arch Biosphere: All trails lead to Amazing Places.

We will be running two identical workshops at the following locations:

December 4th, 2017, 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Fairmount Auditorium, 2069 Battersea Road, Glenburnie, Ontario, K0H 1S0

December 5th, 2017, 9 am - 12 noon

Brockville Convention Centre, 7829 Kent Boulevard, Brockville, ON K6V 7J9

Light refreshments will be provided.

The workshops will deliver the following:

  • The Business Case: economic benefits of catering and marketing your businesses and the region to trails tourists
  • Strategies and Resources: new products to attract trails tourists to your businesses and the region
  • Provincial developments in trails tourism
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