Peterborough & the Kawarthas’ Convenient Location
Peterborough & the Kawarthas is conveniently located in proximity to major markets in the Greater Golden Horseshoe, Canada, and the Northeastern United States. The region is located just 90 minutes northeast of Ontario’s capital city, Toronto, and 3.5 hours from Canada’s capital city, Ottawa.
The Peterborough & the Kawarthas region includes the City of Peterborough and the County of Peterborough (including 8 rural townships, Curve Lake First Nation, and Hiawatha First Nation). From a political perspective, the region is represented through three electoral districts; the Peterborough-Kawartha Riding, the Northumberland-Peterborough South Riding, and the Haliburton Kawartha Lakes-Brock Riding