| 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