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Description
A resort town on Lake Huron at the mouth of the Saugeen River with 4 miles of sandy beaches, Southampton offers such recreational pursuits as salmon and trout fishing, boating, bicycling, hiking, tennis, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. A mile offshore is Chantry Island, a bird sanctuary and home to one of the area's many restored lighthouses.
Each year in October residents celebrate the autumn harvest with Pumpkinfest in nearby Port Elgin. The festival features more than 40 events as well as the world weigh-off competition.

Visitor Info
Southampton Visitors' Centre 201 High St. SOUTHAMPTON, ON N0H 2L0. Phone:(519)797-2215 or (888)757-2215

Self-guiding tours
Brochures outlining a historic walking tour of the town can be obtained from the visitor information center.
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Quality Inn Southampton
100 N Rankin St. Southampton, ON N0H 2L0
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