Drummond / North Elmsley

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Community Profiles

The Township of Drummond/North Elmsley is a mostly rural municipality and is bounded by the UNESCO Site of the Historic Rideau River Waterway to the south and the Mississippi River to the northwest.

It is conveniently located in the heart of Lanark County.  The Township includes the hamlets of Port ElmsleyBaldersonInnisville, Wayside, Drummond Centre, Ferguson’s Falls and Rideau Ferry. The southern portion of the municipality features many lakes, rivers and mixed forests while the more western and northern areas feature rolling hills and fertile farmland. The Township is considered the southern gateway to Lanark County’s “Maple Syrup Trail”. For those familiar with the equestrian world, the municipality is home to world champion Ian Millar of Millar Brooke Farm.