Find apartments for rent in Owen Sound, Ontario – the largest urban centre in Grey and Bruce Counties. The city boasts a vibrant downtown area with big-city amenities. Set on the mouths of the Pottawatomi and Sydenham Rivers, on an inlet of Georgian Bay, Owen Sound is a waterfront community with the amenities to match.
Parks, Sports and Recreation in Vancouver
Move into one of Owen Sound’s apartment rentals and enjoy close proximity to some of the best things to do in the region:
• Inglis Falls Conservation Area – home to one of the best known and most visited falls in the region, the conservation area offers one of the most scenic views of the city and its harbour. Whether you’re there for the scenery or enjoy pushing your body to its limits, Inglis Falls has a variety of attractions – including the falls themselves, 7.42 trails of varying difficulty, a wide selection of flora and fauna, bird watching opportunities and more.
• Tom Thomson Art Gallery – a dynamic space whether artists and art aficionados immerse themselves in a true artistic space, dedicated to contemporary and historical exhibitions. Dating back to 1967, the Gallery’s moniker pays homage to the Tom Thomson, the iconic Canadian landscape artist. Raised in Owen Sound, Thomson gained renown for pioneering a new approach to wilderness painting. Much of his collection is on display in the Gallery today.
• Owen Sound Farmers’ Market – every Saturday, shoppers complete their grocery lists with locally grown produce, eggs, meat and baked goods at this local market.
Post-secondary institutions in Owen Sound, Ontario
Students can find apartments for rent in Owen Sound, a short drive away from its post-secondary institution:
• Georgian College – with 14 full-time programs in a variety of fields, Georgian’s Owen Sound campus prides itself on providing the community with access to post-secondary certifications.
Transportation in Owen Sound, Ontario
Whether you’re living in one of Owen Sound’s apartment rentals or you’re just visiting the area, the City of Owen Sound makes it easy to get around. Owen Sound Transit serves the community from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. from Monday through Friday, at 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. In addition to their conventional transit option, Owen Sound Transit provides riders with a a specialized transit option, on approved application.