5 WAYS TO FIND ADVENTURE ON THE GREAT TRAIL THIS SUMMER

Spending time in nature is the ultimate therapy. If you’re looking for safe and local ways to get outside and recharge with fresh air and natural healing, The Great Trail dispenses it in abundance. The Great Trail is the world’s longest recreational trail network, with over 24,000 kilometres of interconnected nature trails, water routes and…

15 Ways to Winter Camp in Ontario

Unless you’re Les Stroud, winter and camping are two words many of us don’t often associate together. Surprisingly though, winter camping doesn’t have to be as extreme or hardcore as one may think. Between the unique seasonal facilities and accommodations at Ontario Parks, and local experts, outfitters and tour guides, a winter camping adventure is…

20 Ontario Skate Trails You’ll Want to Lace Up For

Is there anything more classically Canadian than outdoor skating in winter? This nostalgic pastime is getting a modern makeover across Ontario with new and enhanced skate trails and rinks. Some skating spots have even dialed up the cool factor with tiki torches or festive lights at night. And who doesn’t love the accompanying treats, from…

Where To Take Insta-Worthy Winter Stargazing Shots

From the waxing and waning moon to stars, constellations, galaxies, bright planets and even the spectacle of the Northern Lights (Aurora Borealis), Mother Nature puts on the greatest star-studded show at night. In Ontario, stargazing is incredible throughout the year, but the crisp air, low humidity and early nights of winter make for perfect dark…

Snowmobiling 101: Gear Up For Epic Winter Adventure

Get a taste of pure winter adventure this season on a fully-outfitted and guided snowmobile tour. If you’ve travelled through northern Ontario during winter, you’ve likely seen signage, trails and facilities for snowmobiles, motorized vehicles on sleds designed to travel on snow and ice. This utilitarian mode of winter transportation is also a flourishing sport…

17 Epic Ontario Family Winter Getaways

Don’t wait until summer for your precious family getaway in Ontario. From skiing, snowboarding and tubing to kid-approved programs and entertainment, Ontario’s winter resorts and playgrounds offer endless fun for everyone in the family including toddlers, tweens, teens, and grown-up ‘kids’ too. Family-Friendly Resorts Stay where you play at one of Ontario’s family-oriented resorts or…