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Ontario ~ Niagara Falls, Canoeing & Ice Boats : Student - Province Highlights

Ontario is a province of Canada. Located in Central Canada and is Canada's most populous province, with 38.3 percent of the country's population, and is the second-largest province in total area.

It is home to the nation's capital city Ottawa, and the nation's most populous city, Toronto which is also Ontario's provincial capital.

The great majority of Ontario's population and arable land is in the south. In contrast, the larger, northern part of Ontario is sparsely populated with cold winters and heavy forestation.

Facts and Printables - Ontario

Tiled Printable Map (PDF) - Canadian Geographic

Canada My Country   Geography Province to Province   Ontario; Land and People   CA Close Up: Ontario   


 Discover one of Canada's major tourist attractions, Niagara Falls. (6 min)

Niagara Falls


 Discover the joy of wilderness camping in Ontario's Canadian Shield (20 min.)

Wilderness Camping


 Along with Rick Mercer, discover another Canadian adventure in winter sports.

Ice Sailing


 Rick Mercer tries his hand with Ontario Hydro

Rick Mercer Ontario Hydro