You have 3 options when flying into the area:
1. Hamilton International Airport (a smaller airport approx. 20 minutes from us)
2. Pearson International Airport (Toronto’s largest airport about 60 minutes from us)
3. Buffalo International Airport (about 1 1/2 hours from us)
From the West:
Take Hwy # 401 E to Woodstock where you will get on Hwy #403 going east towards Brantford and Hamilton. If you are staying at the Comfort Inn, get off at Hwy #24 and go south to the hotel (which is on your left).
If you are staying at the Day’s Inn go to the next exit “Wayne Gretzky Pkwy” and turn left. If you are coming to camp, stay on the #403 and get off at the Cainsville exit (Garden Ave). At the top of the ramp turn right.
This will take you to the lights at the intersection at Hwy 2/53. Turn left here and follow the hwy until you see the amber light at Dunmark Road. Turn left at Dunmark Road and go to the end & Say Yes Dog Training.
From the East:
take Hwy #401 West to Toronto until Hwy #403 towards Hamilton. Take the 403 (it will merge with the Q.E.W. (Queen Elizabeth Way)) past where it splits off towards Niagara Falls. You want to stay in the right lane & on Hwy #403 to Hamilton.
Take this highway all the way past Hamilton, If you are staying at the Comfort Inn or Day’s Inn, stay on this highway until you see the exit for Wayne Gretzky Pkwy or Hwy #24 in Brantford.
If you are coming straight to our place, get off Hwy #403 at the Wilson Street exit for Ancaster. At the top of the ramp turn left towards Brantford. Take Wilson Street (which merges with hwy 53 to form 253).
This will lead you past the Maple Farms Motel on the right, past Walmart (really inexpensive once you convert the American dollar) and Tim Hortons Donuts (the best coffee in the world) on your left.
This road will cross Hwy 52 (there is a set of lights here) continue on straight to the small village of Alberton. There is an amber light in the centre of the village, about 100 metres beyond this is Dunmark Road. Follow Dunmark Road to the end & Say Yes Dog Training.
From Toronto (Pearson) International Airport:
Take the Hwy #427 South from the airport until you come to Hwy #401 West. Take this to Hwy #403 west to Hamilton and follow directions above.
From Niagara Falls Area:
Take the Q.E.W (Queen Elizabeth Way) past Hamilton and over Lake Ontario (the Sky Way Bridge). The highway will split either going to Toronto (you don’t want that) or back towards Hamilton on Hwy #403 (you do want that). Once on the 403 follow the directions above.
From Buffalo Airport:
Head Southwest on Luiz F Kahl Way towards Genesse St.
Slight right at RT – 33 W (signs for RT-33W/Niagara Falls/I-90/New York Thruway/Buffalo)
Take the exit onto I-90 East/New York State Thruways E towards Albany/Niagara Falls/I-290
Take exit 50 to merge onto I-290 W/Youngmann Exp towards Niagara Falls
Take the exit onto I -190 N towards Niagara Falls–this takes you to the border crossing
Go over the Queenston-Lewiston Bridge into Canada
Follow on the highway in front of you which is HWY 405 W (towards the QEW ( the QEW is the Queen Elizabeth Way)
Take QEW E toward Toronto
Take the Red Hill Creek Expressway exit (I think it is exit 88) (it is about 40 miles from the border the exit before is Fruitland road).
This will join up with the Lincoln Alexander Parkway (the Linc). This goes all across the top of Hamilton–you will take it to the end.
Take the 403 W exit towards Brantford (it will be on your left)
Take the Copetown Road exit and turn left at the top of the ramp
Go to the light and turn right this will be County Road 2/53. Take this to Dunmark Road
From Comfort Inn Hotel or Day’s Inn:
Take Hwy #403 going East towards Hamilton and get off at the Cainsville exit (Garden Ave). At the top of the ramp turn right. This will take you to the lights at the intersection at Hwy 2/53. Turn left here and follow the hwy until you see the amber light at Dunmark Road. Turn left at Dunmark Road and go to the end & Say Yes Dog Training.
From La Fortune Camp Ground:
Take Hwy 54 West to Road 22, go right. Take this to the end (road 222), turn left and follow this road to the set of lights at Hwy 2/53. Turn left here into Alberton. Turn right on Dunmark road and follow the end.
There is a lot to do while in the area, many amusement parks, A Lion Safari (20 minutes away), Toronto, is only an hour away, and has anything from Major League Baseball to the Opera.
Canada’s Wonderland, our answer to Disney World, is near Toronto as well as outstanding shopping and a nifty Science Centre. Niagara Falls with Marineland and Game Farm for the kids and its Las Vegas style Casinos for the bigger kids is only an hour away as is Elmira, a Mennonite (Hammish) Community (no Casinos here folks).
There are also at least three golf courses within 15 minutes of Say Yes if you happen to be bringing a spouse along. See map for additional shopping and eating locations.