An unassuming residential town tucked away in Pelham, Ontario, Fonthill may easily fly under your radar. But this community of 10,300 residents is a wonderful place to settle. While nearby Welland and St. Catharines are excellent places to work and play, Fonthill is where many of their workers and visitors come home. The schools are excellent, the community is friendly, activities are plentiful, and the natural beauty of the Niagara Region at your doorstep.
Exploring Fonthill, ON
Nature trails. Fonthill is near several nature trails, including the Fonthill Kame Trail, the Comfort Maple Conservation Area Trail, and the Harold Black Park Trail. Hikers, walkers, and bikers are treated to a changing scenery from rolling hills and maple forests to wetlands and open fields. The Fonthill Kame Trail is considered the easiest of the three, making it ideal for a family adventure.
Fruit orchards. From apples to raspberries, Fonthill’s beautiful orchards teem with fresh fruits ready for handpicking. They also offer locally sourced baked goods, fresh produce, jams, and liquor. Be sure to check out Fonthill Family Fruit Farm, Duffin Farms, and Mathias Farms.
Real estate at a glance
Fonthill predominantly offers single-family homes and townhouses. Most houses were built between the 1960s and 1970s, but there are also a fair number of modern properties. A significant portion of homes in this area have three or four bedrooms (sometimes more), which is ideal for families or discerning homebuyers looking for plenty of living space.