The Haliburton Highlands is known for its breathtaking scenery, wildlife and hundreds of lakes, rivers and streams.
But those who call it home or visit often know just how much more it has to offer. Escape the everyday hustle and bustle to discover our vibrant arts, culture and heritage scene. Artists, studios and galleries are spread all across the Haliburton Highlands, offering an eclectic mix of colourful, fulfilling and thought-provoking experiences.
Looking for a quaint studio off the beaten path? Visit one of our many local studios or check out the Haliburton School of the Arts to develop your own skills. Don’t forget to visit Glebe Park’s Haliburton Sculpture Forest which contains pieces by Canadian and International artists around every turn.
Go for a refreshing outdoor adventure as you canoe or kayak your way around over 600 bodies of water in the Haliburton Highlands. If you’d prefer to go on foot, you can venture out on one of our many scenic walking trails, taking in the sights, sounds and fresh air that come with it.
Fill your plate and delight your taste buds as you get a healthy serving of the local food movement. Stop by a local garden or greenhouse, take a drive to a restaurant with a view and indulge in the delicious culinary experiences that await you. The craft brewing movement has taken off in our area with several award-winning breweries for you to enjoy. From traditional Canadian comfort foods to imaginative culinary creations made at the hands of top chefs, the list of mouthwatering options is endless.
Satisfy your senses and explore life at a different pace, where every moment is precious and each destination will leave you pleasantly surprised.
#MyHaliburtonHighlands: More Than Meets The Eye