The Mineral Capital of Canada, Four Seasons Playground and Ontario's Most Talented Town! These are all familiar titles given to the town of Bancroft.

Bancroft is situated an hour and fifteen minutes northeast of Peterborough, Ontario on Highway 28, an hour and fifteen minutes north of Belleville, Ontario on Highway 62, two hours west of Ottawa, Ontario, two hours northwest of Kingston, Ontario, and two hours southwest of Pembroke, Ontario.

Bancroft has a population of 3,500. It has a vibrant downtown with many popular shops and stores. A local live theatre, many restaurants, golf courses and a small airport.