Enjoy winter and the exhilaration of dogsledding for a fun romantic or family experience. Dog sledding weekends and getaways can be a fun family experience on Ontario’s great outdoors from Simcoe County to Haliburton and Muskoka, Algonquin, to Northern Ontario. Sled dogs demonstrate an exhilaration for their tasks for sled pulling that makes one smile and look in awe at the strength and capabilities. More than 15 Ontario resort destination members allow visitors to experience the romance and thrill of dog sledding in Ontario. Visitors looking for winter outdoor fun can check The Top 10 Winter Fun Family Winter Activities.
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3 day Algonquin Park dogsled, snowshoe and backcountry ski adventures
3 day award winning Algonquin Park winter adventure “Footsteps of the Pioneer”
Join the BEST WINTER PACKAGE IN CANADA “Footsteps” – as selected by the Canadian Tourism Commission. This 3-day Algonquin Park winter trip offers a sample of winter adventures including dog sledding, back country skiing, and snowshoeing.
Algonquin Park Winter Cabin Rentals for Snowshoe, Ski and Dogsled
Solar powered Algonquin Park Winter Cabin Rentals
Algonquin Park 3 Day Winter Lodge Adventure
The Algonquin Park 3-Day Winter Lodge Adventure offers fantastic opportunities for back country snowshoeing and skiing. While Algonquin Park is Canada’s most popular canoe trip destination, few people have experienced the stunning beauty of the Park in winter.
Algonquin Dog Sled Day Trip
Experience an authentic day of dog sledding at the northwest corner of Algonquin Park. Learn how to work with a dog team including how to hook up and harness a team of huskies. Mush your team through the scenic winter wonderland. If you love dogs, you will love this experience ! The Algonquin park dog sled day trip features a 90 minute lesson including orientation, hook up and harness followed by a 4 hour mush. Each team has two people per sled and a team of 5 to 6 huskies. The day trip runs from 9am to 3pm.
Get ready for 2 adrenaline packed days of winter thrills ! The Algonquin Park Dogsled and Snowmobile adventure offers a chance to drive your own team of huskies and learn all about dog sledding as well as a full day of snowmobiling. Relax and unwind with three nights accommodation – two a lakeside Inn and one at the solar powered Algonquin Cottage Outpost.Three dogsled mushers and over 400 dogs make Algonquin Park’s north west corner one of the world’s top centers for Dog-sledding. Equally amazing is the snowmobiling! The Ontario Federation of snowmobile clubs maintains 1000′s of kilometers of world class snowmobile trails.
Couples Rejuvenating in Algonquin Park Nature!!
Relax in Algonquin Nature. Intimately Couples Romantic. Resort Activities to Please.
Come feed the birds on a walk, come see all the stars at night, come and revive.
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Renew in our full service organic and natural “Eminence” SPA with Esthetics and RMT.
Love Animals, Hug a Horse and take a ride or Pet a Husky and take a mush.
*3rd NIGHT FREE ALL-INCLUSIVE PACKAGE
All-Inclusive: 1st Class, 5 Course Gourmet Dinner & Breakfast-in-bed
a) All Foodies = Menus for Meat lovers, Vegans and Gluten Free and Halal
b) $0.00 Wine Corkage Fee
c) Daily live Musicians
All Lakeside Cabins & Lakeside Suites with breathtaking views:
d) Crackling Wood Burning Fireplace with Free Firewood
e) Soothing Private Hot Tub on a Private Deck, Lakefront
f) In-room soaking Jacuzzi
g) Free entertaining Netflix
Free: Algonquin Park Trails and 2 Museums Pass.
NEW = Guaranteed Daily = Free IceHiking (walking crampons & ski poles) fun, easy and safe.
Free Snowshoes and Ice Skates and Cross Country equipment.
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Get a taste of the wonderful sport of dog sledding! We have teamed up with Winterdance Dogsled Tours and/or Haliburton Forest to offer you an experience of a lifetime. If a dog sled adventure is not on your bucket list…it really should be!! You will be instructed on the basics of driving a dog team, and then introduced to your dog team of affectionate siberian huskies. Tours have 2 people per sled with clients taking turns riding and driving (if you wish). A guide is always in the lead with their dogsled team. Both tour providers provide 2 hour intro tours* or half days tours.
We will organize with the dog sledding provider and offer you a package price with cottage accommodation. Pricing between providers varies so please call us for further details.
Highlands Dogsled Adventure
December 27 – March 22, 2020
Enjoy a truly Canadian winter experience! Let the dogs lead the way through a scenic winter wonderland, with no experience required. Exhilarating dog-sledding tours are offered daily at 10 am and 2 pm through our partners at Winterdance.
- Two nights accommodation with cozy wood-burning fireplace.
- Two hour dog sledding adventure
- Two gourmet, candlelit 3-course dinners in Twin Fires dining room
- Two made to order, a la carte breakfasts each morning
November 29 – December 1, 2019 and December 6 – 8,2019
Live the Experience – Be a Musher
THIS MUSHER’S WEEKEND IS NOT FOR THE WEAK OF HEART.
When the weather cools down in November, our 110 Siberian Huskies get itchy feet. In November and December Haliburton Forest guides begin to condition the dogs in anticipation of the upcoming sled season. Join this exclusive musher’s weekend as part of a group of select individuals and hang on for the ride of your life! Get behind the scenes and experience running with the dogs from a whole other point of view.
Included: $90 Meal voucher to The Cookhouse Restaurant, Private bedroom with shared kitchen and living room space, 3 runs with the dogs
Cost: $369.00/ per person + HST. A 50% deposit will be required at time of booking.
Come and enjoy a cozy lakeside cottage with gas fireplace and skate on the rink on the lake, ice fish, go skiing or snowmobiling from your doorstepNearby are cross-country and downhill skiing, dogsledding, horseback riding, snow tubing and Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre! Free WIFI – There are several Spas in the area for that little treat while you are enjoying your time away. Our friendly staff are here to serve you and make you stay most memorable.
Ice fishing hut rentals available within 5 min for pickerel, pike, perch.
One bedroom cedar lakeside cottages with fireplace from $165/night for 2 people
Small 2 bedroom cedar lakeside cottages with fireplace from $180/night for 4 people
Large 2 bedroom with fireplace from $210/night for 4 people.
Join us this winter as we travel to the “Explorer’s Edge” region of Ontario, for a truly unique Canadian experience…DOG SLEDDING!!!
Our host, Sugardogs Adventure Company, operated by Ed Schmidt, will introduce you to dog sledding along gorgeous natural trails following the contours of the 100 acre property. The property has been in the Schmidt family for generations and you will feel like you’ve been transported to a winter wonderland as you drive your dogsled team through trails lined on each side with snow covered trees.
Return transportation in comfortable 12 seat van or 8 seat minivan
Dog sledding instruction
Dog sledding trail ride (2 people per sled)
Lunch (Beef chilli or Vegetarian option, hot chocolate, snack)
Campfire roasted marshmallows
3 snow tubing rides
Extra snow tubing rides
Gratuities for tour guide