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!

Beginning Thursday April 8th in accordance with the provinces revised measures (listed below) we will be returning to Curbside pickup only. Hours of operation will be Monday to Saturday 11 am - 5 pm. As always please follow us on Facebook for any changes. During these periods of uncertainty it is difficult to always ensure the appropriate staffing so we ask that you be patient with us. Contact us via phone/ email/ or this Facebook page 705-725-9965 &
We thank you as always for all of your support
The Ideal hobbies team
Marcus, Matt, Pete
Limiting the majority of non-essential retailers to only operate for curbside pick-up and delivery, via appointment, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8 p.m., with delivery of goods to patrons permitted between 6:00 am and 9:00 pm, and other restrictions;



Nov 2020  

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