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What do the Haliburton Highlands look like to you?
Jumping off the dock with your kids? A serene hike through the woods? Enjoying local food and drink with your friends?
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Stories from here
The Land Between is home many headwater and cold water lakes that harbor rare relic lake trout species, and other important sport fish of whitefish, walleye, bass and others. Wetland habitats provide ideal spawning areas and important nurseries to ensure development...
It’s chip truck time – the time of year when we crave the warm, brown-paper-wrapped-cardboard-boxes filled to the brim with steaming potato-ey goodness. The time of year when the aroma of French fries can lead to an unplanned emergency detour to a roadside stand. This...
I’m a planner. There are few things I love more than checklists and I often find myself wondering how anyone gets tasks done or stays organized without making a list. That being said, it was recently pointed out to me that I could be a bit more flexible, at least in...
Fishing is a solace as much as it is a sport, a place where people can heal in nature as much as harvest from it. With its countless rivers and lakes to choose from, you can find a fishing spot that’s yours alone.In the spring, summer, and fall you can spend a...
With over a thousand lakes and rivers, and endless coastline to explore, it is fitting that the Haliburton Highlands is a premier destination for water activities as the weather warms during the summer months. Getting out and enjoying spectacular views and keeping...
With just about all activities curtailed by COVID-19, there is one thing people can still do outside while practicing social distancing – and that’s the Lapine Lap in Minden. “The Lapine Lap is a scavenger hunt for murals that are scattered around Minden featuring...
Randy Pielsticker, Sir Sam’s Ski & Bike
“…not just for snow or beach sand, they also make for pretty good cross country mountain bikes as well…”
The drive alone is worth it
“…the most scenic highway in Ontario.” – Wikipedia
- 2.5 Hours Drive from Toronto
- 3.5 Hours Drive from Ottawa
- 4.5 Hours Drive from Buffalo
- 8 Hours Drive from Quebec City
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