The Algonquin Lakeside Inn is a great place to start your trip or to base yourself from, the trail system starts right from your door out onto trail # 74 you can head West to Dwight, Huntsville, Parry Sound, Bracebridge, Gravenhurst, South to Dorset or North to Kearney and North Bay.
Try Snow-mobiling this winter. You drive on 1,000km of groomed, mapped and marked trails. Back Country Tours has 2 person snowmobiles with gear supplied(Jackets, snow pants, gloves and helmets) and 24 hour on call service when renting. Rentals start from full day to full weekend rentals just 7 minutes away at 2832 HWY 60, Dwight, ON on Trail 77. Start from here and at the end of your ride park your sled and enjoy a relaxing night at Algonquin Lakeside Inn. This is a very popular sport. Book now to save disappointment! Please contact us for more info or to book.
X – COUNTRY SKI
The Algonquin Inn is again a wonderful point to start from. Ski straight out the back door onto the lake for a warm up and then 5mins away are the trail systems of Algonquin Park.
Day rental of Skis, Boots, Poles, our neighbours across the bridge. Enjoy local and Park Trails. Visit www.algonquinoutfitters.com ( Tel: 705 635 2243 )
during the winter in Algonquin Park there are three ski trail systems of which two are groomed and track and set.
– Fen Lake Ski Trail map details
– Minnesing Wilderness Ski Trail map details
– Leaf Lake Ski Trail map details
click on the above trails to take you to a detailed map and information.
Several local companies provide dog sled tours – 1/2 day – full day and more !! A wonderful way to view the winter wonderland here. Visit the sites below to decide which one is for you.
For dog sledding in Algonquin Park click on the following link which will take you to a detailed map in the park as well as providing further company contacts at www.algonquinpark.on.ca/mustrails/dogsled.html
Hidden Valley Highlands Ski Area, located next just down hwy # 60 from Algonquin Lakeside Inn, takes pride in its friendly atmosphere and short line-ups. With twelve slopes, three quad chair lifts, and a handle bar tow, Hidden Valley Highlands Ski Area is an ideal location for families to ski, and for those who want to learn.