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A destination that visitors come to again and again.

The 1000 Islands is a sightseer’s paradise and a popular destination for those looking for an authentic outdoor vacation. Located along the peaceful border between northern New York State (United States) and southeastern Ontario (Canada), the 1000 Islands is a region of endless shorelines, rich history and unique culture.

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Punkin’ Chunkin

Over the last 6 years Punkin Chunkin has grown into one of the 1000 Islands premier fall events. Featuring numerous catapults and trebuchets built…
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2/1/18 - 11/30/18

The Original Haunted Walk of Kingston, ON

Haunting locals and newcomers alike, this tour takes you through Kingston’s old Sydenham Ward. It features haunted hotels, hidden burial grounds, grave robbings, hangings…
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4/1/18 - 10/31/18

The Haunted Walk Experience at Fort Henry

As seen on Ghost Hunters, explore Fort Henry, Kingston’s spooky 19th century fortress, as your guide recounts its tragic history, including the hanging of…
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