SNOWMOBILE

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.

Cross Country Skiing

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.

If you or a group wish to have x country ski lessons then you can contact ski for life they can provide x country ski instruction at our location. Email skiforlife@execulink.com

Day rental of Skis, Boots, Poles, our neighbors across the bridge. Enjoy local and Park Trails. Visit www.algonquinoutfitters.com

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SNOW SHOE

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.

DOGSLED TOURS

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.

  • mush.ca
  • winterdance.com
  • haliburtonforest.com
  • snowforestadventures.ca

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 algonquinpark.

DOWNHILL SKIING/SNOWBOARDING

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.

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