The Uplands may be part of a welcoming, well-established community, but what makes it so coveted is the natural beauty that surrounds it. Located between Highways 2 and 401, just minutes from Oshawa to the west and Bowmanville to the east, The Uplands offers a unique natural setting adjacent to conservation lands and Farewell Creek. The Millennium Trail and its meandering walking paths are practically in your backyard. Relax in the great outdoors, playing a round of golf at one of the area's golf courses, riding a horse at a local stable or walking or biking the many trails in Durham region. Walk to Tooley's Mill Park with its bandstand, a focal point for many community happenings. Explore the soon-to-be-constructed trail between Tooley's Mill and Darlington Provincial Park and the waterfront trail.
Everything is within easy reach. From farmers' markets to quaint boutiques and casual fare to fine dining venues – it's all right in Courtice. There's the Courtice Community Complex, Durham College, The University of Ontario Institute of Technology and Trent University's satellite campus in Oshawa for continuing education. Or, head a few minutes east to charming downtown Bowmanville.
As part of the GTA, Courtice is ideally located with access to Hwys 407 and 401 just five minutes away. With Hwy 418 under construction, access will be even easier. The Oshawa GO and VIA station is less than fifteen minutes away. Head east for a long weekend in Quebec City, Montreal or Ottawa, or go further afield to the east coast for some R&R. Head west to Toronto Union Station for a concert or dinner and a show. Fly from the island airport, or catch the UP Express to Pearson International and jet off to anywhere you desire. Courtice puts you within easy reach of the world.