With its small town charm and sense of community, life in Pakenham is guided by a warm spirit of pride and cooperation. Here, people appreciate each other and understand the importance of neighbourliness, support, and friendship.
Pakenham is home to a breathtaking five-arch stone bridge, the only one of its kind in North America. Built in 1903 by Scottish Stone Masons, it was constructed over the Mississippi river rapids with stone from a local quarry.
Gifted with a stunning and diverse landscape, Pakenham has something to offer in every season. Boasting an acclaimed golf course, a family ski, snowboard and snow tubing resort, a winding river and rapids, a full service campground and numerous walks and trails, once you discover Pakenham, you’ll never run our of reasons to come bacl.