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GEOG/TOUR 3P56-7 Peterborough

A listing of resources for the 4th year GEOGRAPHY field course to Peterborough, Ontario.

Human Geography / Tourism Studies

Scholars GeoPortal (keyword search or browse available GIS data)
Open Data Portal (Peterborough)

  • Land Use (LUR)
  • Municipal Boundaries
  • Enhanced Points of Interest
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Census Tracts – Cartographic Boundary File

Recreation and Tourism

  • Peterborough & the Kawarthas Visitor Map [map] G 3464 P47 E635 2021 P47
  • Peterborough & the Kawarthas Dream Book [book] FC 3099 P47 A31 2021
  • Peterborough & the Kawarthas Official Travel Guide [book] FC 3099 P47 A3 2021
  • Peterborough & The Kawarthas Outdoor Adventure Guide [map] G 3464 P47 E63 2005 P48
  • Trent-Severn Waterway, Ontario: Where Memories Run Deep [map] G 3462 T74 1996 C35
  • City Planning maps [Official Plan]
  • Peterborough & The Kawarthas


  • City of Peterborough Street Map [map] G 3464 P47 2009 P47
  • City of Peterborough GIS Layers 2009 (streets, water, sidewalks, trails, bus stops, property boundaries, buildings, land use, residential, rural/urban fringe) [Request Data]
  • City of Peterborough GIS Layers 2015 (These layers complement the 2009 data set.) [Request Data]

Urban Planning

  • City Planning maps [PDF] via Official Plan
  • The Official Plan of the City of Peterborough [book] HT 169 C22 P47 2003 (2017 Official Plan)
  • Official Plan 2021


  • Map of the Town of Peterborough & Village of Ashburnham [historical map] G 3464 P47 G45 1896 M35 1991
  • Illustrated Historical Atlas of Peterborough County, 1825-1875 [Archives atlas] G 1148 P48 P48 1975
  • Historic City Limits (1825-2013) [PDF map from Official Plan]