Please note that due to COVID-19 and the Coronavirus, resorts and accommodations are closed and not open for business. They do look forward to welcoming you again one day when it is safe to do so.
Please note all prices for packages, getaways, room rates and activities are subject to change and may not be available at the time of booking. Come back to our site often for up-to-date packages for specific time periods.
Cure the winter blues by feeling the crunch of snow beneath your feet while you trek through the vineyards with one of our knowledgeable guides. It’s beautiful, relaxing and only takes about 30 minutes – great for beginners.
Warm up inside Georgian Hills Vineyards where you’ll delight in 4 wine samples, including their famous Ida Red ice wine paired with cheddar cheese.
We then head minutes down the road to Thornbury Village Cider House & Brewery where you’ll choose between a flight of cider, wine or beer while relaxing inside their cozy tasting room.
- Transportation from Collingwood – Contact for pricing if outside of Collingwood
- Sampling & cheeses
- Non-alcoholic cider for those who prefer
- Friendly and knowledgeable guide
- Snacks & water on the bus
- A worry-free day of enjoyment – we drive and organize – you enjoy the day!
Price: $99.00 + HST per person Duration: Approx. 3.5 – 4 hours
Prepare to be wowed as you experience one of the most impressive waterfalls along the Niagara Escarpment, Eugenia Falls. Incredible views just a short trek from the parking lot, or if you’re adventurous follow trails downstream a hundred feet or so to the most amazing view of the whole falls.
We then head to one of Grey County’s best-kept secrets, Hoggs Falls – a small, secluded and mostly wild waterfall, located in a forest preserve in Beaver Valley. It’s only a 5-minute trek. There are trails close by for those that want more.
Warm up by the fire at Georgian Hills Vineyards, where you will partake in sampling 4 wines or ciders, including their famous Ida Red ice wine paired with cheddar cheese.
Then minutes down the road visit Thornbury Village Cider House & Brewery where you get to choose between a flight of cider, wine or beer while relaxing inside their cozy tasting room.
- Transportation from Collingwood & Blue Mountain Resort area
- Sampling & cheeses
- Non-alcoholic cider for those who prefer
- Friendly and knowledgeable guide
- Snacks & water on the bus
- A worry-free day of enjoyment – we drive and organize – you enjoy the day!
Price: $99.00 + HST per person Duration: Approx. 4.5 – 5 hours
Discover a place where nature and magic meet. A place where ancient history can be seen and interpreted by our guide through forests, wildlife, and the history of the first people to walk this land. This historic place is the Niagara Escarpment, one of the world’s natural wonders that was formed over 450 million years ago as the bottom of a warm water sea and was designated as a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.
Hike/Snowshoe the Niagara Escarpment to see the incredible land formations, such as scenic waterfalls, karst formation caves, beautiful views of the valleys and Georgian Bay and the spectacular cliffs along the Escarpment itself. Who knew that there was this much history in our backyard!
- Certified hike leader with Hike Ontario, registered Adventure Smart instructor & Niagara Escarpment researcher & historian
- Transportation from Collingwood or Blue Mountain Resort area
- Snacks & water on the bus
Price: $125.00 + HST per person
Couples & Algonquin Park & Ice Hiking
Cozy log cabins and relaxing calmness in nature.
Algonquin Park is our quiet nature, and we invented IceHiking for you!
IceHiking is a fun, easy and safe winter trail walking activity for all couples.
Adventure Lodge is a couples retreat that is quiet, set with the wilderness.
All cabins have a warmth that is inviting to relax in. Crackling fires in all cabins.
Come to Algonquin Park and rejuvenate your soul with your partner.
Free 3rd Night
- Free Breakfast served hot.
- Free Hot served 3-course dinner (comfort gluten free food is our specialty).
- $0.00 Corkage fee. byow & byob
- All Cabins heated with king bed and real wood fireplace, TV with BluRay player.
- 3 Cabins have the fireplace – 6 Cabins have both the fireplace and the double Jacuzzi.
- Free Daily use of firewood for fireplace.
- Free Daily Algonquin Park pass. Perfect for hiking on Algonquin trails.
- Free wifi access in main lodge or on the porch of the main lodge.
Winter: Free SnowShoe and IceHiking (crampons and ski poles) Gear.
Nearby (extra costs):
• Horseback Riding & Dog Sledding & Cross Country Ski Trails.
Your Super-Hosts Ken and Penny. We open for Winter starting December 26th.
Experience a winter wonderland of rugged Canadian Shield, majestic hardwood forests, old growth white pine, hemlock and yellow birch. Ski or snowshoe to cliff-top lookouts and spectacular ice falls. Catch a glimpse of wildlife such as moose, deer, owls, martens, grouse and much more. The Frost Centre ski and snowshoe trails offer adventure and discovery for the whole family, only three hours north of the GTA.
Cross country ski on 26km of groomed and track set trails for the morning, take a break or eat lunch by the woodstove in the historic towermans cabin and then head out for an afternoon of snowshoeing on 11km of backcountry snowshoe trails overlooking beautiful St. Nora Lake.
Few people have experienced a March Break in Algonquin Park ! Sunny days and frozen lakes are the back drop for fun and exciting excursions by snowshoe, back country ski, and dogsled. Beyond the sheer beauty, the excitement of mushing your own team of huskies or cross country skiing through the wilderness of the Almaquin trail is sure to keep your family on their toes!
These three-day experiences feature comfortable lodge accommodation at the Algonquin Log Cabin Lodge. Located at Algonquin Park, the lodge features authentic log cabin construction amidst spectacular wilderness. Accommodation is double occupancy with shared indoor washrooms, as well as a sauna and shower cabin. Group size is limited to 12 guests and two Voyageur Quest guides who prepare delicious meals allowing you to put up your feet after the invigorating day on the trail.
Plan your Family break now – dogsledding, wolf howling and guides that make fun for both adults and kids! With 6 double occupancy rooms, the Algonquin Log Cabin is perfect for one large family or a couple of families looking for an exclusive and rustic getaway.
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.
Our Snowshoe and Chalet package offers a great opportunity for those who love to enjoy winter’s wonderland. Stay at our solar powered chalet and snowshoe and/or backcountry ski – right from your doorstep.
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.
Getaway and enjoy the magic of winter. Explore a variety of snowshoe and cross-country ski trails that wind through the heart of the Canadian Shield. Experience a winter wonderland on a rented snowmobile, a horse-drawn wagon ride or by skating on the frozen lake. Afterwards, head inside to the indoor pool, whirlpool, games room or fitness room. Or, book a relaxing massage before dinner.
Best Western PLUS Mariposa Inn & Conference Centre conveniently located in the heart of Orillia minutes to most business, area attractions, historical landmarks and Casino Rama. Casino Rama Shuttle DAILY 5pm – midnight (for a small fee)
With 83 well appointed guest rooms featuring contemporary décor, high speed internet and your comfort in mind. On site dining available, in the Grape & Olive Wine and Martini Bistro or delivered to your door. Proudly brewing Van Houtte coffee, at the on site kiosk. Hotel amenities include complimentary parking, indoor heated pool, hot tub and sauna, outdoor patio, exercise facility and business centre.
Best Western PLUS Mariposa Inn & Conference Centre is within close access to a variety of outdoor activities including boating, mountain biking, skiing, snowmobiling, golf and local beaches.
With 34 trails, 2 super pipes and the ability to let you ski well into the night, you’ll cherish having a chalet so close to all the action. Don’t have your own equipment? Never skied before? Don’t worry, let the capable folks at the mountain take care of you.
Blumination Dream Trail
November 30 – March 29, 2020, Dusk to 10pm (Free!)
Start your magical light journey at the Visitor’s Information Centre where you can pick up a map that will guide you around the Village to each lighting exhibit! Between dusk and 9pm on the hour, the sound of upbeat music will fill the Blue Mountain Village and lights will dance to the rhythm!
March Break at Blue
March 14 – 22, 2020
Get ready for days filled with adventure and fun on and off the slopes! March Break is family time at Blue Mountain with activities, live music, interactive performances, fireworks and more! Here are a few things you can look forward to on the slopes, in the Village and around the Resort:
- Village Scavenger Hunt
- Taffy on the Snow ($)
- Interactive Drumming with Bambalamb
- Live Music
- The Amazing Village Race
- Live Entertainment Shows
- Horse & Wagon Rides
- Fireworks and more!
Take a break from school at Blue – you deserve it!
Wake up the joy you’ve been longing for!
Get together for a quiet, relaxing winter weekend in January through March in our House keeping cottages with full kitchen, living rooms with cozy woodstoves. Play Pond hockey on the lake, try ice fishing in one of our heated huts, relax in the hot tub or use our resort as a base camp to explore the skiing, snow shoeing, dog sledding and other recreational activities in and around Haliburton County. Links to snow mobile trails by lake or road.
Mount St. Louis Ski Alpine Experience …Go Where The Snow Is!
Available November 22, 2019 – March 22, 2020 (SNOW dependent)
Mount St. Louis Moonstone is only 15 minutes from our resorts and with 36 slopes, 9 chairlifts, 3 carpets and 3 park/pipe runs! Two six person lifts so less lines to get to the slopes…
From beginner to the well advanced skier there is a run waiting for you.
There are two base chalets with cafeterias, rental shops, and boutiques along with the Best Snowboard Park, the “Out Back”. A great ski experience is waiting!
Stay for two nights or more in our spacious studio room or select a 1- or 2-Bedroom suite which feature full kitchen, whirlpool tub and fireplace and receive 2 one day adult ski passes per reservation at check-in.
Getaway for Two
From $296 per room (plus taxes & resort fee) Weekday, non event days only.
• Deluxe King Suite in our luxury hotel
• Complimentary Hotel Valet parking
• $100 resort credit per room (can be used for dining or spa services, non-transferable)
• $10 free play per person for members of the Players Passport Club (membership is FREE)
Winter at Cedar Grove Lodge – A Muskoka Tradition Since 1927
Private Lakeside Cabin with Fireplace
Cedar Grove Lodge offers lakeside cabins, some of them log, all with a wood burning stone fireplace. (we supply all wood and firelogs free of charge) All rates include 2 or 3 meals daily. Packed lunches available for those heading out for the day.
- Skating on our lake rink, a real treat for anyone who has never skated outside on a snowy lake.
- Snowshoeing in the woods or on the lake.
- Ice fishing in our aptly named “Penguin” fish hut.
- Cross Country Skiing on our groomed trails.
- Free use of all our winter equipment.
- Relaxing by a fire with a book or board game in your own lakeside cabin.
- late 2:00 check outs (11 for weekly or 5 night midweek pkgs)
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.
All Inclusive. 5-STAR Luxury. 64,000 Facebook Likes and Counting!
“Stay Connected. Valentine’s Every Day!”
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.
Book Now! Also, Gift Certificates Available On-Line.
Deerhurst Resort is your March Break headquarters in Muskoka! There’s still lots of winter fun to be had but with the warmth of the coming spring’s sunshine on your face. From campfires, magic shows, and snowshoeing on our Starlight Snowshoe trail (lit for evening treks!) to downhill skiing and snowboarding at Hidden Valley Highlands, the whole family will have a blast during this quintessentially Canadian getaway. It’s also the start of maple syrup season, so pop by Deerhurst’s own sugar shack to see how that ‘liquid gold’ is made!
Book your stay at Deerhurst and enjoy tons of complimentary activities including:
- Starlight Snow Trail Guided Treks – on our new lit trail around the bay!
- Magic shows and workshops (dates to be confirmed)
- Maple Sugar Shack visits
- Indoor Fun Zone with Giant Inflatables and other games
- Daily campfires
- Kids Arts & Crafts … and more!
Plus your nightly resort fee includes use of snowshoes, cross-country skis and ice-skates for everyone in your room
March 6-8, 2020
1 Night Package $155, 2 Night $239
Who says you have to wait until May 2-4 to crack open Muskoka-time? This March, some of Ontario’s finest craft breweries are getting a jump on the cottage country bandwagon and heading north for the weekend. And, of course, several of them already live here which makes it even better!
Get ready for the first annual BEERHURST-at-DEERHURST, a celebration of craft beer, your favourite festival food and party-like-its-summer live music. All in the everything-you-love-about Muskoka setting of Deerhurst Resort.
So if you love beer (hello) and especially beer while in Muskoka, then make tracks to Beerhurst-at-Deerhurst! Age of majority required.
The Classic Bed & Breakfast, From $175
Set your own pace and pick your own pleasures. A brisk walk, a good book by the fire, pampering in our premier spa. Explore the options and have a day to remember. Rest peacefully and awake slowly. Start the next glorious day with a refreshing stroll to our Main Clubhouse Dining Room for our Country Continental Breakfast featuring our Chef’s Daily Hot Breakfast Creation, fresh baked goods, fine teas and great coffee.
Includes Overnight Accommodation and Country Continental Breakfast Daily. All rates are based on Double Occupancy except the Two Bedroom Cottage, which is based on Quad Occupancy.
The Romance Package
One Night: $330 Sunday – Friday, $365 on Saturday Night
Two Night: $238 Sunday – Friday, $255 including a Saturday Night
Luxurious accommodation. A Breathtaking panorama. Seclusion, tranquility, a peaceful refuge for two. A warm fire softly glowing for your perfect Romantic Getaway.
Chilled sparkling wine. Succulent strawberries generously dipped in rich chocolate. Fragrant fresh cut flowers to make you smile.
An intimate, candlelit dinner delicately prepared and served.
How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…
Includes Overnight Accommodation, Country Continental Breakfast, Flowers, Sparkling Wine & Chocolate covered Strawberries on arrival and Dinner for Two.
Embrace winter! Enjoy some time away and a great day on the slopes.
Located just an hour north of Toronto, Hockley Valley Resort is the perfect getaway!
Stay & Ski Getaway
Your getaway includes:
• One night accommodation In resort room
• Full buffet breakfast
• Lift tickets
Day of arrival or day of departure
*Plus taxes, gratuities and resort fees. Valid January 5 through March 12, 2020. Black out dates Friday to Monday on Family Day Weekend. Ski and snowboard rentals not included.
March 20, 2020
Join us for a evening of fabulous food and entertainment! Includes a delicious 3-course dinner followed by performances by Tribute Artists for ABBA at Hockley Valley Resort! This event will raise needed funds for Bethell Hospice Foundation.
$80* per person, book table of 10 $750*
6:30pm Cash bar open
7pm Dinner service
8pm Show begins
Stay the Night! from $148* per couple, per night
Two Day Rejuvenating City Escape
Friday, March 20 to Sunday, March 22, 2020
$569.50* per person / double occupancy
Extend your escape an extra night from $99* pp/dbl
Your spa INCLUSIVE package includes
- Overnight stay with breakfast
- Two days of yoga classes
- Two Spa Café lunches with Adamo Estate Wine pairing
- Make-up demonstrations
and…FOUR specialized Spa services valued at $350* per person
Escape to an inspiring haven in Muskoka with your family
This winter, bring the family together for a memorable Muskoka vacation. Enjoy the local flavours and embark on adventurous winter trails for all ages. The package includes:
- • Breakfast for two adults and up to two children daily in Cottages Restaurant
- • $75 Dining Credit per night (Cottages, Lakes, Teca, or Muskoka Chophouse)
- • One S’mores kit per room, per stay.
Valid through: April 18, 2020
Rates: Starting from $309
Promotional Code: ARN
The Mattawa & Area Snowmobile Club trails (150 km!) are bordered by the Mattawa and Ottawa rivers and nestled between the Laurentian Mountains offering incredible viewing and riding opportunities. Our well-groomed trails meander through tall pine and mixed hard wood forests taking you past beautiful remote lakes and rivers. We welcome you to come explore our legendary trail system.
Package plan includes ;
*Lodging (towels and beddings supplied).
Modern Motel Room with Jacuzzi Tub , satellite tv and wireless internet connection.
Cottage with satellite tv, wood stove and firepit.
*Delicious home cooked meals including non-alcoholic drinks;
- Breakfast or Brunch
- Three course dinner
*Day of arrival and departure is counted as one day.
* Live entertainment (karaoke) in the evening if desired.
*Rate per person per day:
One day stay is $ 100.00 Cdn. plus tax.
Two days stay is $90.00 Cdn. plus tax.
Three days stay is $85.00 Cdn. plus tax.
Minimum 4 people per night.
Housekeeping Cottage and Room rental available.
Please email or call for your reservations.
Snow comes to our area in November and doesn’t leave until April, which gives us a very long winter season to enjoy.
In the winter, snow blankets the area with majestic beauty. Trekking by cross country skis or snowshoes allows visitors to view the areas’ breathtaking sights. You can also bring your skates and skate on the rink that is available right outside your door. For those who would like to snowmobile, the lodge is only a mile from the OFSC Trail F system. Unlike trails in southern Ontario and the Northern US that are packed with snowmobiles, we have the luxury of hundreds of miles of pristine trails right outside your door with no bumper to bumper traffic. There are also many lakes in the area with excellent ice fishing for Walleye and Trout.
Bring plenty of film and memory cards so friends, family and co-workers can enjoy the beauty you experienced. Take pictures of one of the greatest winter paradises in the world.
March Break Passport to Play Getaway
The longer you stay the more you play this March Break at the Nottawasaga Resort! March Break is a great time for a getaway and we’re offering our value filled Passport to Play promotion to help you make the most of it. Book a one or two night in a Resort Room on the Passport to Play promotion and receive admission for up to two children to our popular pay-as-you go programs for FREE! That’s up to $172 in value!
In winter the Haliburton Highlands become a playground for snow based activities. Cross country skiing, skating, snowmobiling and ice fishing are available directly at the Resort while dogsledding, downhill skiing and snowshoeing are nearby. Ogopogo has walking access to the Twin Lakes Ski Trails, part of the Haliburton Nordic Trail network. This is a 10 km system of easy to moderate groomed classic skiing. We also have heated fish huts for rent for an interesting day adventure. Cost for heated hut with bait and tackle is $45 per person per day
View our Winter Packages.
Located in Central Ontario and only a short drive from the GTA, Orillia & Lake Country is the perfect place for maple trees, and celebrating all things maple. Some of our local maple syrup producers have been harvesting the sap for over 100 years. Throughout those years the producers and local businesses have been more and more creative with their products and the different uses of maple.
Pick up your passport and visit our 24 stops along the maple route and plan to attend some of our maple-themed events. We hope you can join in the fun of this true Canadian Experience and enjoy the sweetest route in Orillia & Lake Country.
Are you looking to stay a while? Our local accommodators have put together wonderful Tap into Maple packages. Whether you are a family or a couple, you will find the perfect getaway package.
What do you get when you mix maple syrup with adventure in the Ottawa Valley?
Ottawa Valley Maple Adventures!
Discover the goodness of maple syrup paired with home-style cuisine during an Ottawa Valley Maple Adventure in Spring, Summer or Fall. Adventurers can choose between a 1 day/1 night or 2 day/2 night tour, including:
- learning how to make your own maple syrup
- touring a modern maple syrup production facility
- preparing your own maple-themed meal with a red seal Chef
- planting a maple tree
- sampling maple beer
- forest bathing in an old growth forest
Rates begin at $320/person, including overnight accommodations, based on a group of 6 people.
For more information or to book this package click here.
March Break Package
Wondering what to do with the kids this March Break? We are offering a safe, fun filled March Break package perfect for all ages. Enjoy 3 nights in a cottage or resort townhouse with fully equipped kitchen, 4 pc bath with whirlpool bath, TV/DVD, wood fireplace and deck with BBQ plus a gift bag of goodies for the children. The whole family can enjoy our “hot tub under the stars”, indoor hot tub, games and fitness rooms, go cross country skiing, snowshoeing, skating, tobogganing, and hiking. Parents can treat themselves to a quiet, relaxing therapeutic massage with our Registered Massage Therapist. Take part in our family oriented recreation activities, including a horse drawn sleigh/wagon ride followed by hot chocolate and cookies, winter carnival with face painting, tobogganing, maple taffy, plus crafts, movie nights, outdoor games, campfires and more. A fun & affordable package.
Ontario’s Premier Golf and Spa Resort
Pinestone Resort & Conference Centre overlooks 160 acres of lush “Cottage Country” landscape in the scenic Haliburton Highlands of Ontario. The area’s only full-service hotel with a golf course and spa, this tranquil countryside getaway features 101 well-appointed rooms, suites, villas and chalets; 15,000 square feet of event space, the Stone 21 Restaurant and 18 holes of championship-level golf at Pinestone Golf Course.
Just two and a half hours from Toronto, the resort is convenient to a variety of charming shops, restaurants and galleries in Haliburton Village and Minden. Guests enjoy an abundance of events and outdoor activities ranging from hiking, biking, and fishing in the summer to downhill skiing at Sir Sam’s; country skiing (on site), snowmobiling and snowshoeing in the winter.
Boasting spectacular natural beauty for every season, Pinestone offers a relaxing escape from city bustle and distractions. Whether your visit is for a romantic weekend getaway, family vacation or special event, you will enjoy warm, gracious hospitality tailored to make your stay a memorable one.
Ski & Stay Package
Starting at $279
- One night, double accommodation in a luxurious suite
- Breakfast at The Lighthouse45 Restaurant
- Two lift tickets at Mount St. Louis Moonstone
This season, ski and stay in luxury. We have partnered with Mount St. Louis Moonstone to offer you an exclusive room rate & 2 lift tickets. Stay with us and spend your days on the slopes. Mount St. Louis Moonstone, located 15 minutes from Rawley Resort, is one of the largest ski destinations in Ontario offering great hills for skiing and snowboarding.
Sled & Stay Package
Starting at $150
Escape from the everyday this season. When you snowmobile with OFSC, receive an exclusive room rate. Stay with us and spend your days on the trails. Proof of valid Season Trail Pass required upon check in.
- One night, double accommodation in a luxurious suite
- Breakfast at The Lighthouse45 Restaurant
Spa & Stay Package
Starting at $275
Escape from the everyday this season. This package offers you an exclusive room rate & $100 spa voucher at our LakeHouse Spa.
- One night, double accommodation in a luxurious suite
- $100 Spa voucher at The Lake House Spa
Experience pristine snow conditions, spectacular views and unique trails high atop the Niagara Escarpment in a 200 year old forest featuring 100 ft. tall sugar maples, beech and oak trees. Glide along 27 km of cross country ski trails professionally groomed daily for both skate and classic styles. Explore 10 km of dedicated snowshoe trails. Nowhere else in Ontario can you snowshoe across Southern Ontario’s Longest Suspension Footbridge! Take a breathtaking 130-metre hike across a narrow bridge, arched 25 meters above a treed valley, 300 meters above Georgian Bay.
Spring Early Bird Discount on Nordic Season Pass 20-21
Offer valid until April 5, 2020
Spring Early Bird Nordic Season passes super discount returns for the 2020-21 season. Spring discount only until April 5, 2020. Nordic Season Pass may be used seven days a week for cross-country skiing or snowshoeing plus access to the Suspension Bridge. Season passholders receive numerous benefits, bonus offers and additional special discounts. Nordic Centre operates December – March. Details: sceniccaves.com / (705) 446-0256
As the closest year round resort to Johnstons Cranberry Marsh & Muskoka Lakes Winery (just 7 minutes away), we are proud to partner with them on a unique and memory filled Canadiana winter experience. Don’t forget to pack your skates so you can enjoy their 1.2km ice trail loop around 12 acres of cranberries. *Skate rentals are available at Johnstons! With Boreal forest on one side and cranberry beds on the other, this is a one-of-a-kind Muskoka experience. Stop by the waterfalls and warm up by the crackling fire. Head back to the winery for some hot mulled cranberry cider or wine (you can even take it out on the trail!). Package includes the Bog to Bottle Tour for two guests!
Wake up at Sherwood Inn and join us in Vintages dining room for a full hot breakfast daily, included in your stay. Enjoy our exemplary service, cuisine, and picturesque views for that perfect start to your Muskoka morning.
- Nightly accommodation
Daily breakfast for the number of adults listed
Two daily passes to enjoy the local Cranberry Ice Trail (open 7 days a week, 11-4pm) and Bog-to-bottle tour (A Canadian Signature Experience) daily at 11am, 1pm and 3pm!
Winter Spa Soother
Dec 27 2019 – Mar 22 2020
This indulgence-filled package is sure to relax and rejuvenate your body, mind and soul. Enjoy cozy accommodations, unlimited use of our popular WaterSpa experience and pamper yourself with two massage treatments (non-RMT). Relax and let your worries and stress melt away.
- Two nights accommodation in lakeside room with spa tub and wood-burning fireplace.
- Two gourmet, candlelit 3-course dinners in Twin Fires dining room
- Two made to order, a la carte breakfasts each morning
- Two relaxation massage treatments at the WaterSpa (non-RMT).
Winter Getaways at Sunbeam Bungalows
Plan now for a winter getaway at Sunbeam Bungalows Family & Fishing Resort. We are conveniently located amongst the snow covered pines, on the shores of Callander Bay, Lake Nipissing. The beauty of the frozen lake, the clean white snow and clear blue skies, and the bracing fresh air combine to make this a superb place to experience a Northern Ontario winter break. Come and relax in the comfort and privacy of one of our clean, spacious 3 bedroom housekeeping cottages– fully furnished including bed linen, with fully equipped kitchens. Cottages also include free Wi-Fi, digital cable, 32” flat screen TV/DVD, BBQ with propane, and fire bowl for a crackling outdoor winter camp fire. You’re only minutes away from ice fishing, downhill and cross country skiing, tobogganing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. There are local services and amenities in the small town of Callander, and it’s only a 10 minute drive to city shopping, dining and entertainment in North Bay.
Planning your winter getaway is easy– just call toll free 1-877-298-9998 and ask about winter rates and features.
March Break Sale
Snag this last-minute deal and get away to The Briars this March Break. For just $125/person/night including breakfast and dinner – we have everything you need to keep your family busy including sleigh rides, live entertainment, full recreation guide, and maybe a little spa time for mom & dad. Let us keep your kids busy – space and availability are limited so book today.
Your stay includes:
- Meals as noted, Wi-Fi, parking, use of facilities and programs
- Indoor pools, whirlpool, sauna; games room, ping pong, billiards, darts; fitness room.
- Evening Entertainment and bonfires.
- Activities – guided hikes, yoga, guided expeditions and more.
- Check-in 4 pm/ Check-out noon
Book your stay for March Break and enjoy a full list of activities and programming to suit every member of your family, including:
- Horsedrawn Sleigh Rides
- Glass Painting*
- Ice Fishing**
- Making Authentic Dreamcatchers*
- Cultural & History Tours
- Live Music
- Nightly Bonfires
- Full athletic program including yoga, Zumba, and hiking
Country Escape Getaway
Replace the noise of the city with the sound of the falls. Includes accommodation, $30 dinner credit per person in the falls-view dining room and sawyers continental breakfast.
Maple $104 per person
Cherry $119 per person
Mahogany $134 per person
Maple $119 per person,
Cherry $134 per person
Mahogany $149 per person.
Rates per person per night double occupancy.
Need a break from the kids, your job, or just the city. One nights accommodation in a Classic Inn room or luxurious Jacuzzi Suite. Get-away to Lakefield, in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes with the “Village Inn Couples Getaway”. Our Inn is conveniently located in the center of one of the Kawarthas most charming villages. Leave everything behind and enjoy the storied character of Lakefield, with that special someone.
Your getaway includes:
- One night accommodations in a luxurious jacuzzi suite
- An environmentally friendly Village Inn shopping tote containing a choice of red or white wine. (Non-alcoholic options are available)
- Dinner for two at Cassis Bistro, just steps from the Inn.
- Continental Breakfast
Additional night stays at special rates are available.
Plus applicable taxes. Based on double occupancy. Reservations required in advance.
Salon Sorella is located just across the street if you wish to reserve a spa service.
Head to Blue Mountain for a memorable ski getaway. Valid through: March 20, 2020
Retreat to our resort this winter, and enjoy overnight accommodations in a beautifully appointed guest room, including two Adult Day/Night lift tickets per night. Additional lift tickets for adults and youths can be purchased from the Front Desk.
Extend your stay at Blue Mountain. Save up to 20% on 3-night stays. Valid through: March 20, 2020
Weekend all year long with Marriott. That gives you 52 reasons to celebrate. Here’s one more. Book in advance and save on weekends all year long.
Valid through: March 30, 2020
For whatever you’re seeking, Viamede is your personal resort. The sky’s the limit when it comes to your perfect vacation.
We like to keep things simple, and that applies to our rates too.
Viamede’s signature breakfast
Access to all resort amenities
Our full recreation program
Free parking and Wifi
All service charges, resort fees, marketing fees, and other charges are included in your room rate. Just add the tax.
Due to popular demand, we have several add-ons available to help you plan your budget. These don’t save you money, but they help you plan ahead. See our website for details.
You never know what March Break will bring. But even if the weather is unpredictable, its easy to keep the kids occupied and happy for the week. Just bring ‘em to Viamede Resort for a vacation!
Our indoor pool is the perfect place to burn off some energy, and with 9km of trails, a skating rink, 2 friendly resort dogs, and bikes free to borrow, you might even get your little darlings outside. For the quiet ones, we have craft classes and a whole library of movies and board games to be enjoyed, preferably with a cup of hot cocoa.
To top off a fun day, drop them off at our signature Kids’ Night for pizza and a movie. You can enjoy a romantic dinner on your own, knowing the kids are nearby and safe with our team. No matter how the weather turns out, your kids will be all tuckered out by the end of the day.
March Special | Serene Nature & Tranquil Experiences Perfect for Teachers!
5 relaxing nights for two From $220 per night. Unpack your bathing suit and plunge in your own private pool! Very Special Packages for you and your friends. Includes meals daily and free use of all resort amenities. 4 sumptuous dinners for two and hearty breakfast daily
Rustic. Comfy. Unpretentious says it all. Relaxed, Welcoming, Casual… No need for jacket & tie or high heals although many love to dress up for special occasions.
Comfy bedsitting rooms with sofa, coffee table, fireplace, antique color tv with few stations. Lodge Rooms are basic, clean, in good repair. Many have been renovated with new bathrooms with slate floor, heart shaped jet tub for two, pedestal sink, fridge, kettle.
Rustic! Lodge filled with century old antique dressers,pine chests, blanket boxes, flat to walls, dry sinks, cupboards,spinning wheels, oriental Persian rugs.
Common Living room with sofa’s tables & chairs, board games or cards. Lovely lake view, self serve coffee &, tea.
Honeymoon Suites in the “chalet” on a secluded lakefront point steps away from the main lodge. Only 4. So private. Not only for Honeymoons! Larger with pine floors, cedar ceilings, huge sofa & wing chair, fireplace 4 poster bed, large air jet tub, balcony.
Superb dining. Outdoor hot tub. Private indoor pool for Two. Nature trails Bon fire pit. Quaint Villages to explore.
Experience the stunning nature, awe inspiring art, fascinating history, fine folk, and warm hospitality of Haliburton County.
Walk Into Winter
Take a walk on the wild side. Start your day with an introduction to snowshoes – history, types, techniques, and tips. After some practice you will head out on a wilderness walk with a winter travel expert to discover the ecology of winter and the finer points of winter travel and survival. You will also enjoy some good stories, warm hospitality, and a tasty bush lunch prepared over a campfire. Snowshoeing is a great way of exploring the Haliburton Highlands.
This is for basic moccasin making, a prerequisite for mukluks, lined, fur-cuffed, or beaded moccasin making.
Sleigh Bells Ring
This adventure will have you dashing through the snow on a two horse open sleigh ride.
Snowshoe Like a Canadian
Snowshoeing is a traditional and popular modern way of winter travel for Canadians. An expert guide will help you explore the ecology, heritage, culture and neat natural places of the Haliburton Highlands.
Explore the back roads of the Haliburton Highlands. This tour will take you through forests, farm and hamlet, and along the shores of rivers, lakes, and wetlands. You will discover the rich and diverse natural and cultural heritage of the Highlands.
Ski Like a Canadian
Come glide into winter with this half day introduction to cross country skiing.
High on Ice
Scale the Slippery Slope! Yours Outdoors offers ice climbing on a 50ft man-made wall with two different challenging climbs. With experienced instructors, Yours Outdoors staff on hand and safety equipment provided, you’ll be in for a fun and unique outdoor experience.
The Art & Syrup of Maple
The sap is a runnin’. Experience the world of the maple tree and its bounty with this “sweet” full day adventure.
Sip, Swill & Savour
Tingle your taste buds on this guided tour of the craft breweries and winery located along Highway 118 between Haliburton and Carnarvon.
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STAY AND SKI GETAWAY Bundle Lift Tickets With Your Lodging and Save!
December 12, 2019 to March 22, 2020
The Longer You Stay, the More You Save Save up to 40% on Midweek Winter Getaways
Valid for stays December 12, 2019 to March 22, 2020
Winter is coming fast and we can’t wait to welcome you to another incredible season at Blue Mountain. Whether you fill your days shredding the slopes, or prefer to enjoy the resort taking in the activities and events in the village, this is the best way to save on midweek stays. Reserve your getaway now and save 25% on two night midweek stays or 40% on three nights or more. We can’t think of a better way to spend winter, than outside with us.
- Two Nights Accommodation
- Two tickets per package (adult 19+) to the Saturday night 90’s Throwback Party featuring Spice Queens and Xtacy Love, presented by Fireball, located at Grand Central Lodge
OPERATIONS SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC
There is no better place than Blue Spruce Resort to celebrate your winter holiday with the breathtaking backdrop of Oxtongue Lake only five minutes from Algonquin Park. Blue Spruce has exactly what you’re looking for by offering you the largest housekeeping resort on Oxtongue Lake.
Enjoy your stay in one of our luxurious Lakeview Suites or Cottages while cozying up next to the crackling sounds of a wood-burning fireplace, or unwind in your own private Jacuzzi tub. Your accommodation comes complete with a fully furnished, fully equipped and spacious housekeeping cottage that includes free WIFI, 32” flat screen satellite TV/DVD and a gas barbeque on the deck.
Here you will find an abundance of activities to enjoy around the resort, although it is perfectly all right to do nothing at all.
- Nordic Skiing & Snowshoe Trails
- Ice Skating
- Ice Fishing
- Toboggan Hill
- Snowmobiling right from your front door OFSC TRAIL 74
- Alpine Skiing & Snowboarding at Hidden Valley (15 mins away)
- Dog Sledding (Near By)
Packages starting from $138 per night for 2 people
Scandinave Experience Package
Our Spa Experience Package is the perfect solution for a relaxing and rejuvenating day (or two) away from the usual cares and stresses of everyday life. We have the 5-star bed and breakfast accommodation at the Manor that you need and have packaged that stay with a trip to the award-winning Scandinave Spa Blue Mountain.
Georgian Hills Vineyards Getaway
From $467.90 + HST per couple for a 1-night stay in Birch Suite using Sunday thru Thursday room rates.
This package offers couples the experience of the unique wines of Georgian Hills Vineyards in the hills surrounding the Blue Mountains and the beautiful Beaver Valley. Add to that some fine dining at Fabbricca, a Mark McEwan restaurant, in lovely Thornbury and you have the makings of a special weekday or weekend summer adventure.
Ultimate Couples Package
This package starts at $584.95 (+ HST) per couple for a 1-night stay in Birch Suite using Sunday-Thursday room rates.
- 1 night accommodation for 2 adults in one of our luxury B&B rooms. You pick which room. Add a second night during the reservation process if you wish. Pay only for the room on night two.
- Full gourmet breakfast with hot and cold options served each day of your stay.
- VIP morning room service includes coffee, tea, juices and mini pain au chocolate before breakfast on day 1 of your stay.
- Two Scandinave Spa Bath passes with access good for one day with plush spa robes to keep you warm during your spa visit.
- Complimentary Wine Tasting for two at Georgian Hills Vineyards.
- Two for the price of one Cider or Craft beer tasting at Thornbury Village Cidery.
- $100 dining voucher at your choice of Fabbrica, Prime Seven-Nine Steakhouse or Tholos Greek Restaurant.
- Transportation to and from your dining experience from the B&B.
- Fresh floral arrangement in a vase in your room on check-in. Yours to take home.
At Sandy Lane Resort, celebrate Winter in your own cottage with all its lights shining so bright against a white blanket of virgin snow, which embraces the Haliburton Highlands all winter long. Some cottages have their own private outdoor hot-tub. Call Sandy Lane Resort for more details!
Ski & Snowboard Package
Stay at Sandy Lane Resort in one of our private cottages and take advantage of the Ski and Snowboard Package offered through our resort. You will get discounted lift tickets at Sir Sam’s Ski Hill, along with Sandy Lane’s accommodation packages. Spend the day skiing or snowboarding and then come back to Sandy Lane Resort and relax in your private cottage around the wood burning fireplace or in your own private outdoor hot tub. DATES December to April (dates depending on Sir Sam’s Ski Hills Season)
Toys Free & Kids Stay Free
Enjoy everything that the “Winter Wonderland in the Country” Package has to offer at Sandy Lane Resort PLUS much more! Stay in your own private cottage enjoying everything Haliburton Highlands and Sandy Lane Resort has to offer plus get the FREE use of toboggans, snowtubes, x-country ski’s & BBQ’s.
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Family resort on Ahmic Lake, 1,2,3 and 5 bedroom HK cottages, new renovated, mostly lakefront, some with their own private hot tub, fireplaces, Swiss-Canadian style restaurant/bar, winter activities like snowshoeing, explore our trails through our bush or head on out onto the lake, x-country skiing, snowmobiling with direct access to C104D, etc.
- 2 nights accommodation
- Breakfast and dinner on Saturday
- Free use of snowshoes
- Upgrade to cottage with hot tub $20 per person
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Private 3-in-1 Parry Sound Cottage Rental
Comfortable and cozy accommodations for up to 24 people.
Offers complete privacy in a winter wonderland.
Conveniently located to enjoy many fun outdoor activities.
Conveniently located just 2 hours north of Toronto, Aisling Lakehouse can be that home away from home for your whole family. Our warm and comfortable cottage rental has 9 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, and includes all the indoor and outdoor amenities you need to wholeheartedly experience winter fun with friends and family.
Books 2 Nights Get a 3rd Night Free. Valid until Father’s Day Weekend.
We offer comfortable housekeeping cottages with fireplaces. Ski or snowshoe our 20 km of groomed trails from your door. Snowmobile trail access is easy and we have fuel on site. 20 minutes to all the trails and activities at both Arrowhead and Algonquin Prov. Parks. Rates vary and are PER COTTAGE. For example a 2 bedroom cottage for the weekend (up to 5 people) would be $660.00 A couples rate of $160.00 per night, (two night minimum) is also available mid week as space permits. A great way to spend a romantic night in front of a fireplace with a bottle of wine! Some nights you can hear the wolves howling to each other if you step outside.
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Snowshoe through a silent world of winter beauty, and see the Bruce Peninsula at its best! We welcome couples, and groups up to 6 people, for this relaxing getaway. Here’s what to expect:
- Two night’s stay in one of our gorgeous, private rooms.
- Two wholesome, farm fresh breakfasts.
A shuttled snowshoe hike. We’ve got all the equipment; just bring warm clothing and boots.
Our world-famous “Snowshoer’s Reward” Lunch, made for hungry hikers.
As an optional add-on, take a late afternoon horse-drawn sleigh ride: a beautiful woodland tour among hundreds of acres of forest.
This lovely SLEIGHS AND SNOWSHOES GETAWAY is usually available from January to early March. See you soon!
ROMANCE THE STARS GETAWAY
A unique getaway! Sleep outside or inside, under the stars! Choose either our outdoor Woodland Suite (a giant clear roof gazebo) or our indoor Constellation Suite, under a 10-foot skylight! ROMANCE THE STARS includes:
- Two nights stay in one of our gorgeous, private wilderness experience rooms.
- An amazing extra: see planets and stars through our 10-inch telescope all year!
A fully shuttled and catered Bruce Trail hike to a fabulous destination.
Two special gourmet breakfasts for two, for a fantastic start to each day.
There’s lots more; see our website. Find Romance on the Bruce Peninsula. This lovely 2-NIGHT WILDERNESS GETAWAY is now available. See you soon!
With so much to do, Haliburton Forest has made it easy for you to stay on-site. Whether visiting in the summer or winter, every activity and amenity is at your fingertips, allowing you to explore, discover and experience this 100,000 acre property.
Stay at accommodations originally used by 19th century loggers – now refurbished as cozy holiday units. With 12 fully furnished, self contained vacation rental units available, it’s ideal for couples, families or groups who plan to spend quality time with each other and the forest.
For spacious campsites and tranquil accommodation, look no further than Haliburton Forest. Every campsite sits directly on the water, giving you the seclusion of wilderness camping with the convenience of car camping on a private, waterfront site.
Adult Only Resort ~ Escape into the Haliburton Highlands to explore nature, adventure, tastes, and culture at Heather Lodge.
Heather Lodge is a quaint four season resort which offers romantic getaways for couples wishing to enjoy the natural beauty of the area, and getting away from the daily grind. Slow it all down with some lakeside solitude on our 300 feet of spectacular waterfront on Twelve Mile Lake, part of a three lake chain. Waterfront activities include canoes, kayaks, stand up paddle boards, and a paddle boat as well as a safe swimming area.
Perfect for couples to unplug and reconnect, we set the mood with our rooms, romantic dining, spectacular sites, and onsite massages. We bring the finishing touches with arrangements of fresh flowers and champagne in the room on arrival, just ask and we will see how we can meet your needs and expectations!
The Lakeview Motel is located on the outskirts of the Village of Haliburton, 2 1/2 hours Northeast of Toronto and just South of Algonquin Park, in the beautiful Haliburton Highlands, On, Canada. This family-run establishment combines the qualities of a motel with those of a B&B and a resort to provide a unique and enjoyable travel experience.
Our 14 rooms are modern and comfortable, and we offer many of the amenities and activities that provide the relaxing atmosphere and convenience of a larger resort, including dining facilities, a full size heated pool, private hot tubs, and wireless internet.
You can snowshoe, back country ski or snowmobile from your door. One of our four private outdoor hottubs will await your return ($25. Fee). Our licensed dining room is open for dinner with reservations and breakfast daily. Cross country ski passes available on site with 75 km of trails nearby and Sir Sam’s downhill is not far. The Haliburton Forest and Winterdance dog sledding both 30 minutes away.
Full size outdoor heated pool (open summer only).
4 private outdoor hot tubs open year round.
Visit our rates page for current rates and offers.
Let us welcome you to Muskoka! Dine at local restaurants, shop at quaint shops in Huntsville or go for a walk in the woods. We have it all! Our small, quiet resort offers 7 two and 3 bedroom housekeeping cottages that have all the amenities: satellite TV, high-speed wireless internet, BBQ, playground, free use of canoes/kayaks, 4 piece baths, full kitchens and linens provided.
Winter Activities – only minutes from skating, dogsledding, snowtubing, sleigh rides, snowshoeing, tobogganing, cross-country & alpine skiing. Snowmobiling (ASC Trail #77) is at your door.
$59 per room based on double occ. plus hst
Stay any night including weekends and holidays for $59 per hotel room.
Stay & Ski Package
$77 per person per day double occ.
- 1 weekend night stay in hotel room plus
- 1 day skiing at mount St Louis
$81 Ice Fishing Special
Includes 1 night hotel room and 1 day ice fishing. Based on double Occ. plus applicable taxes.
3rd Night for only $49*
Offer is based on any 2 nights at regular rate. Taxes are extra. Cannot be combined with any other package. On Holiday weekends stay any 3 nights at regular rate and add a 4th for $49.
Enjoy Winter Wonderland in our fully equipped two and three bedroom lakeside cottages. Experience winter walks, ice fishing, snowshoeing or just relax in your cozy cottage in comfort with high speed Wi-Fi, satellite TV and beautiful waterfront views out your living room window. Be inspired by the breathtaking sunrises. Snowmobile from your door! Trails are now open ~ time for the fun to begin!
We offer various packages throughout the seasons. From Romance Packages for 2 – to Adventure Packages exploring the Heart of Georgian Bay! Contact Us for available packages!
If you love snowmobiling, you are in the right town. Come experience 175 km’s of Midland’s groomed and maintained trails. After a long day on the trails enjoy and relax by our saltwater pool, hot tub and sauna in our luxurious garden atrium.
Our package includes:
- Traditional Accommodations based on double occupancy
- Continental Hot Breakfast
- Complimentary Snowmobile lock up on site
- Trail Maps available
Enjoy the peace and quiet of a cozy lakeside cottage with gas fireplace and all the amenities of homewith free WIFI. Most with gas fireplaces. You will experience a picturesque white wonderland while skating on the rink on the lake, ice fish, go skiing or snowmobiling from your doorstep. Nearby are cross-country and downhill skiing, dogsledding, horseback riding, snow tubing and Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre! There are many winter carnivals in our area to experience the great out doors with dog sleds, fish fry’s and much more. There are several Spas in the area for that little treat while you are enjoying your time away. Our friendly staff friendly staff are here to serve you and make you stay most memorable!
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.
Why hibernate? Enjoy winter!
Haliburton Highlands has fun for everyone! Skate, ski, toboggan, ride the natural track luge, or experience the thrill of driving a dog sled team. Or just relax and take in the beautiful scenery. Call now, your cottage awaits.
Enjoy 20% off with special winter rates
Weekly cottage rentals from $500-$715 | Night, from $80-$150
We are the perfect location to fully enjoy your family or friends during March Break. No distractions such as cell phone & internet, instead you will be building igloos & snow figures, tobogganing or playing board games. Winter wonderland offers many activities to explore: snowmobiling, snowshoeing, skating, ice fishing, hiking, cross country skiing or just to relax by the warming woodstove.
Travelling Chicken aims to redefine small group travel. When you travel with us, you are travelling among friends, all while supporting local. Meet great people, learn new things, and soak up authentic local experiences.
There is so much to do in winter! Have you ever tried dog sledding?!
Join one of our most popular winter combo trip to north Ontario. Combo package of three winter activities in one day – skiing, snowshoeing and sightseeing. This is a great discovery package for beginners.
We will start our day at Snow Valley, Barrie. You will get a ski or snowboard lesson for 75 minutes and after the lesson, you can practice your ski skills.
We will continue to Scenic Caves in Blue Mountain after your ski lesson. At the Scenic Caves, you will try snowshoeing. Snowshoeing is a form of hiking. Snowshoes work by distributing the weight of the person over a larger area so that the person’s foot does not sink completely into the snow, a quality called “flotation”.
We will be snowshoeing across Southern Ontario’s longest 420 ft. suspension bridge, offering a 10,000 square kilometer winter wonderland view of Georgian Bay and surrounding countryside.
You can enjoy spectacular lookouts from the highest point of the Niagara Escarpment, set in one of Canada’s six UNESCO biosphere reserves.
Our last stop will be at Blue Mountain Village. You can walk around the village, take pictures with the mountain in the background and visit souvenier shops, coffee shops and have dinner at one of the local restaurants.
Treat yourself to luxurious spa services, savoury dining, and numerous seasonal amenities.
- 2 to 5 nights’ accommodation
- Dinner & Breakfast daily
- $50 spa credit*
- The resort service charge
*Spa credits are valid toward services only and are not valid toward RMT.
- 2 nights from $327 per person
- 3 nights from $470 per person
- 4 nights from $607 per person
- 5 nights from $737 per person
Wye Marsh Ski Trails are rapidly becoming the “not so…best kept secret” of the area. This winter ski 25 km of groomed & track-set ski trails through beautifully diverse terrain which meanders through picturesque areas of hardwood forests and cedar groves. There are an additional 10 km of hiking and snowshoe trails that take you through our interpretative trails and boardwalk.
There’s plenty of wildlife viewing at Wye Marsh all winter long. Whether it is the flurry of activity at our bird feeders or the unexpected sight of a deer on the trail, something is sure to catch your eye. Winter is the best time of year for viewing our magnificent Trumpeter Swans, one of Canada’s largest birds and a species that with the help from the Friends of Wye Marsh are being reintroduced back to Ontario. Winter is also a great time of year for hand feeding our charismatic chickadees. Grab a handful of seed then head out on our trails to escape, explore and experience winter at its best.
Sweetwater Harvest Festival
March 28 & 29, 2020
Celebrate a uniquely Canadian tradition in a distinctively Canadian landscape. Escape to a time when maple syrup was made over an open fire, experience our history and explore nature at its best. Adults: $10.00 pp, Children: $5.00 pp. Pancake breakfasts: $5.00. Cash ONLY festival.
- Owl Prowl: Nocturnal Birding Hike – March 6
- Photography Workshop Series: April 4, 2020
- Earth Day Celebration – April 26th 2020
- Marsh by Moonlight – May 16, 23, 30 & June 6, 13
- Gardening For Wildlife Workshop – May 17th, 2020
- Intro to Beekeeping Workshop – June 7, 2020
Hardwood Ski and Bike has over 40 km of beautiful, rolling trails through hardwood and pine forests for cross-country skiing. The trail network consists of 8 different loops ranging from 3 km to 22 km. There is a trail for every level of ability, from beginner to elite racer on terrain that ranges from gently rolling to challenging.
Hardwood grooms all of the trails for both Classic and Skate skiing, using the new, state of the art grooming equipment. This equipment allows us to groom in all snow conditions, no matter what. Voted 6 years in a row by Get Out There Magazine as the best cross-country ski facility in eastern Ontario.
There is nothing quite as sweet as springtime and the McLean’s Maplefest proves this every year at their annual Maplefest! At Maplefest, there are a tons of fun activities for the entire family. Whether it’s going for a wagon ride, eating pancakes with fresh maple syrup or seeing how the sweet stuff is made, there is something to do for everyone! Kids and kids at heart love tapping their toes and swinging their hips to live music, trying their hand at tapping a maple tree and testing their toffee on snow twirling skills to get a taste of the sweet stuff! Farm animals and fresh straw offer playtime for some, while others prefer to take a stroll through the sugar bush with a pair of snowshoes. Whatever it is you’re looking for this spring, McLean’s Maplefest is a great way for everyone to shake off a long winter and enjoy the celebration of springs arrival.
Ages: 3-14yrs Skiing or Snowboarding
Dates: March 16th-20th, 2020
Lesson Times: Lessons from 9:30am to 4:00pm
Notes: 5 full days of lessons and fun on and off the slopes! Lessons from 9:30AM–4:00PM, Monday to Friday, Mar. 16–20. 4hrs daily of on snow learning with camp activities (games, crafts, snowtubing etc) added throughout the day. Please purchase our lunch program, provide a bagged lunch or lunch money each day.