The quantity, quality and diversification of adventure experiences ready to be discovered within the 1,554 square miles of rugged landscapes, vistas, forests, hills and lakes known as the Haliburton Highlands are simply not offered anywhere else in Ontario.
Eleven of the region’s best adventure experience providers, each operating independent and unique tourism businesses, have joined to create the Adventure Haliburton Group; a group whose members are passionate about sharing the best adventure experiences in Ontario!
The Haliburton Highlands is bordered by the world-famous Algonquin Provincial Park, and includes the award-winning, world-renowned, Haliburton Forest & Wildlife Reserve. “The Forest” includes 100,000 acres of sustainably managed forest, with over 180 miles of trails for hiking and seasonal campsites. It is the home of Canada’s first tree-top canopy tour and an illustrious, interpretive wolf centre. Come howl with the wolves!
Take part in one of Algonquin Outfitters’ kayaking schools. Paddling on one of Ontario’s premier white-water courses, AO defines white-water adventure! Arrange a custom Algonquin Park canoe trip or other paddling opportunity.
At Sir Sam’s Ski & Ride, feel the thrill of cross-country biking and the speed of downhill mountain biking on some of the best trails in Ontario which are chosen each year to host several provincial competitions. Up for the challenge?
Get muddy ATVing on extreme mud trails or get soaked making waves jet-skiing with Back Country Tours. Design a self-guided tour!
For a non-motorized adventure, horseback riding into a remote part of Algonquin Park with world-class equestrians at South Algonquin Trails can be as gentle or as exhilarating as one chooses.
Algonquin Highlands Trails offers countless opportunities to canoe, camp, hike and fish on extraordinary land and water trails within 28,000 hectares of protected lands.
Enter the exciting world of “Hydroflight” using Flyboard and Jetovator with Ski-Mazing Watersports! What’s it like to fly up into the air from aspeeding boat, suspended high in the sky from a parasail, feeling total freedom all while soaring over a beautiful lake in the Highlands? Skills meet thrills!
Award-winning Yours Outdoors inspires with its 60+ authentic, awesome, truly Canadian adventures themed around nature, outdoor, cultural, artistic and culinary experiences. Take home a sense of what it is like to be “a local”, and authentically Canadian.
Whether visitors book one of the best daytrips in Ontario or an amazing adventure package with a longer stay at one of our 11 partner B&Bs, resorts, cottages, or campgrounds, there is something for all ages, budgets, itineraries and levels of adventure!
Adventure is the landscape of the Haliburton Highlands. Let one or more of AHG’s adventure experiences be the pinnacle of your holiday!