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Summertime Canoeing in Ontario

The Haliburton Highlands, with its rolling, scenic landscapes and pristine waterways, has become a premier destination for canoe trips in Ontario. This rugged, outdoor enthusiast's playground, characterized by towering granite bluffs, sprawling coniferous forests, and misty morning waterways, is only a couple hours north from Toronto. So, it's no wonder that canoeing in Ontario remains one of the most popular pastimes for warm-weather visitors. This summer, we invite you to unplug, tune-out and discover the majestic waterways of Ontario with a basecamp provided by All-Season Cottage Rental

Haliburton Highlands Canoe Rental and Instruction

Deciding where to go can get a little tricky with so many waterways and canoe routes in Ontario. Unless these are your stomping grounds, it may be best to seek the assistance of one of the most trusted guide service and canoe rental providers, Algonquin Outfitters. With four locations in the Haliburton Highlands area and several more throughout the greater region, Algonquin Outfitters has everything you need from paddles to life jackets. To top it all off, they offer guided canoe trips through the most coveted canoe routes in Ontario. 


In addition to Algonquin Outfitters, Whitewater Ontario is an organization dedicated to enhancing the knowledge of enthusiasts while bolstering the Ontario waterways' scenic wonders. Although they do not offer any formal guide services, they do provide educational instruction for novices learning how to navigate the rivers and those who wish to be certified instructors. If you think you've found your new favorite hobby, reach out to Whitewater Ontario to learn more about you can help forge cooperative relationships with stakeholders outside of the paddling community to fulfill the common goal of maintaining and protecting these beloved waters. 

The Best Canoeing in Ontario + All-Season Cottage Rentals

After becoming acquainted with some of the amenities found in the Haliburton Highlands, we would like to extend an invitation to stay with us. At the same time, you explore this pleasant and scenic region of Ontario. With a myriad of summer listings, All-Season Cottage Rentals is prepared to be your home away from home during your canoe trip in Ontario. Please call 705-754-1506 or visit us online to learn more about how we can help maximize your summer vacation!

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