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Hiking Tours in Southern Ontario near Haliburton

It’s always an excellent time to get outside and explore the great outdoors in Ontario’s cottage country. So, lace up your hiking boots and hit the trails before a blanket of snow covers them. Hiking in Southern Ontario is done best with a local guide by your side, who will take you off the beaten path. Stay with us at All-Season Cottage Rentals and stay in the heart of nature with one of our lakefront cabins in the Haliburton Highlands. Explore our region’s cultural history, biodiversity, and unique landscapes with an engaging guide year-round with these hiking tours.

Yours Outdoors Guided Hiking Tours

The guides at Yours Outdoors are passionate about sharing the beauty of the Haliburton Highlands with every traveler. They offer the widest selection of Southern Ontario hiking tours with several unique experiences, such as:

Rockin’ the Harburn Wells

Rockin’, the Harburn Wells, is a guided hike with a local geologist to a unique geological phenomenon called the Harburn Wells. Your geology guide will tell you about the glaciers that carved out the rugged Canadian Shield landscape and the resulting geological formations.

Wolf Howl & Hike

The Wolf Howl & Hike experience is a one-of-a-kind guided hike of the Wolf Centre. The experience begins with a private tour of the Wolf Centre before setting out for a leisurely evening hike. Your guide will lead you through the forest and howl to the wolves to initiate a response.

Best of Barnum

Explore the Barnum Creek Nature Reserve and explore the unique diversity of the ecosystems with a local guide. Walk through the expansive maple forest while learning about the rich history and biodiversity of the reserve.

Ghost Villages, Abandoned Railways, & Lost Mines

If you are a history buff, this guided tour is a must! Join a local historian through the historic Snowdon Township that functioned in the 1870s. 

Hike Haliburton

Join us for Canada’s largest hiking festival in the Haliburton Highlands. Hike Haliburton takes place twice a year during the fall and winter, integrating the arts, culture, and heritage of our natural environment. They also offer adventure experiences throughout the year, such as a fall photography workshop and paddling the York River.

Deep Roots Adventure

Deeps Roots Adventure offers guided experiences from the South entrance of Algonquin Park. In addition to guided day trips, they also provide wilderness workshops where you can learn hands-on skills about wilderness survival. And if you need help organizing a day-trip experience, we recommend Adventure Haliburton Group.

Stay in Our Southern Ontario Cottage Rentals

After hiking in Southern Ontario with a local guide, return to your vacation home with All-Season Cottage Rentals. Browse through our catalogue of over 120 Southern Ontario cottage rentals and discover your perfect home away from home in the Haliburton Highlands!

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