| Ideal Hobbies has become the first choice for
many modelers for their hobby needs.
Radio Controlled (RC) Models
We stock a large selection of current popular items for the radio
control enthusiast, including RC aircraft, helicopter,
powerboats, RC cars, Trucks and so much more.
General Hobby Items
In our general hobby line up, we carry plastic models, model
railroad, wooden ships, rockets, along
with rubber powered free flight and static aircraft.
We support these product lines with a large selection of parts
and we are well known for our extensive inventory of hardware, engine
parts and hard to find items.
We stock over 10,000 different Radio Control and General Hobby
items in our 2200 sq' showroom located in Barrie, Ontario.
We are committed to stocking even more hobby inventory with
lower prices to help to serve you better. The staff at Ideal Hobbies
looks forward to serving you!
Ideal Hobbies is Happy to announce that in accordance with the
latest change to the COVID precautions, in effect March 1st
(Monday), we WILL remain open for business.
Store capacity will be restricted as per government guidelines
and of course Masks MUST be worn properly at all times whilst in
the store. If you are unable to wear a mask we are happy to
provide curbside pickup. All of the restrictions in place are
clearly posted on our front door so please take a few seconds to
Our hours remain as normal:
11-7 Monday-Friday & 11-5 Saturday
Thank you from all of us at Ideal Hobbies