🇨🇦 Midhurst, Ontario is a small community in the Township of Springwater, Ontario, Canada and the seat of Simcoe County. It is the largest population centre in Springwater. It is home to the Barrie Baycats of the Intercounty Baseball League. Midhurst has a public elementary school, Forest Hill Public School, which is a part of the Simcoe County District School Board. Midhurst sits at the junction of Ontario Highway 26 and Ontario Highway 27, with Highway 26 continuing southwest to Minesing and southeast to Barrie, while Highway 27 extends northwest to Elmvale. The community has a Simcoe County LINX stop on its 1 Penetanguishene/Midland–Barrie bus route, which connects Midhurst to locations along the roughly north-south route. The nearest inter-regional transit is in Barrie, where it is possible to connect to GO Transit and Ontario Northland services.
Midhurst has a population of over 3,000 people. Midhurst also forms the centre of the wider Simcoe County which has a population of over 307,050 people.