Fort Erie Ontario, Canada is situated on the banks of the Niagara River and the shores of Lake Erie. Together, they combine for 20 miles of waterfront. Across the river is Buffalo, New York, USA.
Activities most enjoyed in the community and surrounding areas include sailing, boating, water skiiing, jet skiing, swimming, beachcombing, picnciking, fishing, biking, rollerblading, windsurfing, kayaking, ice fishing and snowmobiling.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations in the region include Mather Arch Park, Friendship Trail, Stevensville Conservation Area, Niagara River Trail, and Erie, Crescent, Crystal, Waverly and Bay Beach.
Some of the attractions, history and cultural venues in Fort Erie Ontario and the surrounding regions include the Peace Bridge, Fort Erie Railway Museum, Old Fort Erie, Garrison Road Corridor and the Bridgeburg Historic District.
Services important in and around the community include accommodations, campgrounds, pubs, restaurants, gas stations, grocery stores, guides, liquor stores, cell service, and internet, and transportation services including marina, taxi, and bus.