About Erin

A rural community just northwest of the GTA, Erin is filled with open fields, winding waterways, and lush rolling hills. You’ll also find quaint communities, a thriving town centre, and wonderful Real Estate.

Erin Lifestyle

Whether you want to spend the day popping in and out of charming stores lined along Erin’s downtown, marvel at the historic architecture, or enjoy the outdoors, there are numerous ways to experience all Erin has to offer. There are several events held year-round here, including the renowned Erin Fall Fair and Winter Window Wonderland.

Residents can relax and hit the links at one of the local golf courses, or bike, hike, jog, or stroll along the scenic trails throughout the area, such as the Elora Cataract Trailway; a 47-km rail path that stretches between Elora and Forks of the Credit. Under the Greenbelt, Rural Erin is home to vast protected natural landscapes, and is also known as “horse country” in the region for its many horse farms and riding clubs.

With stunning scenery, close community ties, and diverse lifestyle opportunities, Erin is a favourite for many who want to settle in a quiet yet vibrant community and grow their families, or spend retirement.

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Erin offers a range of educational options including private, French immersion, and International Baccalaureate Diploma Programmes.

Erin: 5 Public Schools, 4 Catholic Schools
Hillsburgh: 5 Public Schools, 4 Catholic Schools
Rural Erin: 7 Public Schools, 6 Catholic Schools

Erin Real Estate

A large, mostly rural area with a few small towns, Real Estate in Erin consists mostly of country properties and expansive farmland surrounded by bucolic landscapes. In places like the Village of Erin and Hillsburgh, you’ll mostly find detached single and 2-storey homes on large lots, as well as century homes on tree-lined streets with vibrant gardens.

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