www.attractionsontario.ca 21 York, Durham and Headwaters (yorkdurhamheadwaters.ca) is your ultimate family road trip destination. Regardless of season, the region boasts lots of excuses to jump in the car and drive. To position yourself geographically, if you think ofToronto as a piece of carrot cake, thenYork, Durham and Headwaters (YDH) is the rich, delicious cream cheese icing covering it.The region boasts a fantastic juxtaposition of urban and rural settings, letting you set the pace and tone of your adventure – and has something for everyone in your family. Canada’sWonderland is a family favourite and boast thrills, entertainment and lots of ways to get wet on a hot summer day.Those looking to challenge their skills (and/or face their fears) will love spending time at the top of the forest at TreeTop Eco-Adventure Park and TreeTopTrekking, dangling from a rope at Of Rock and Chalk or defying gravity at Sky Zone. For the curious-minded, LegoLand Discovery CentreToronto, Black Creek PioneerVillage and Jungle CatWorld sneak in learning in a fun and immersive way. Or watch the scenery roll by on the York Durham Heritage Railway and South Simcoe Railway. Family road trips are incredible memory builders and can include at least one stop along the way for each person in the vehicle. These are just some of the hundreds of amazing places to see and visit inYork, Durham and Headwaters. Pair some of your must-see/do experiences with the food, world-class shopping (like Vaughan Mills) and great accommodations – from camp- ing to five-star hotels and resorts – and you have one super-fun road trip.The place to start planning your customized road trip is at yorkdurhamheadwaters.ca.They have several suggested itineraries and you also build your own road trip to suit your family.Whether you are coming for a day or spending a week, you will not run out of places to visit and things to do. You don’t have to travel far to experience something new and unique.When you have a piece of carrot cake, sometimes the best place to start is with the icing. Follow along using your favourite social media platform. Facebook/Instagram/Pinterest (@YorkDurhamHeadwaters),Twitter (@YDHtourism) BY CHUCK THIBEAULT Ultimate FAMILY RoadTrip TreeTopTrekking VaughanMills LegolandDiscoveryCentreToronto