All about Pickering: In downtown Pickering, you will find everything you would expect in a major city from housing, close by transit, amenities, restaurants and over ten academic institutions. Unique to Pickering is the pedestrian bridge, Pickering’s landmark to the public that spans across the 401. The area is also home to The Pickering plant, one of the largest nuclear generating facilities in the world. Overall, Pickering is considered a very multicultural community within the Durham Region, and carries some of the most affordable real estate in the GTA.
Things to see in Pickering: With a beautiful waterfront backyard, Pickering is the perfect location for a day of fishing, surfing, kite boarding, kayaking or canoeing. Wind down after a day of high energy activities by exploring the trendy shops, cafes and restaurants scattered throughout the Nautical Village, Pickering’s waterfront community. Whatever the season, Pickering has great entertainment options all year around.