Thorncrest Outfitters is your outdoor adventure centre for canoe, kayak, bicycle, hiking, birding and winter pursuits. Complete canoe and kayak trips on the Saugeen River, as well as open water paddling on Georgian Bay and Lake Huron. Our stores stock quality outdoor clothing and all of the gear you will need for your adventure.

Shop @ Thorncrest

Get all the gear you need for your outdoor adventures - from boats to camping gear, clothing, water filters and more!


Rentals

Take advantage of our equipment rentals for your outdoor adventure - boats, carriers, packs, tents, bicycles and more!


Shuttle Service

Fully insured shuttle service to drop points along the Saugeen River and up the Bruce Peninsula to Tobermory. Custom destinations available upon request.

  • Shuttle Service
    • We offer fully insured shuttle service to drop points along the Saugeen River and up the Bruce Peninsula to Tobermory. Custom destinations available upon request.
  • Rentals
    • Take advantage of our equipment rentals for your outdoor adventure - boats, carriers, packs, tents, bicycles and more!
  • Used Equipment
    • Check out our constantly changing inventory of previously loved outdoor equipment. Great deals.
  • Calendar
    • Be sure to check our calendar for upcoming events, guided package tours and more.
 
 
  • Tobermory Store Location Is Closing Sept 30th/18

    Sunday, September 30, 2018

    The Tobermory store location will close for the season on September 30th at 4:00 pm.


  • Annual Canoe and Kayak Rental Sell Off

    Saturday, October 6, 2018

    Get a great deal on previously loved canoes, kayaks, SUP boards and gear from Thorncrest Rental Fleet. This gear is priced to move. Its a draw and viewing starts at 10:00 am along with our outdoor gear yard sale. List online October 1st.


  • Saugeen Shuttle Service ends for the Oct 15th

    Monday, October 15, 2018

    Our Saugeen river shuttle service for our rental boats or your own canoes and kayaks begins today May 1, 2018! Two shuttle times available daily beginning from Denny's Dam in Southampton at 8am or 10am to access points upstream. Reserve today!


April

10

Southampton and Tobermory hiring for the 2019

Both the Southampton and Tobermory location will be interviewing a now for all positions. Retail, shuttle drivers, Maintenance. Apply to admin@thorncrestoutfitters.com


June

12

Lyal Island Circumnavigation

A great trip for both novice and experienced paddlers, taking the group around the interesting and varied waters surrounding Lyal Island.

Details

June

13

Sunset Sea Kayak Tour Southampton

Enjoy an early evening sunset paddle with our guides on Lake Huron from the mouth of the Saugeen River to the picturesque Chantry Island lighthouse .

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