Just as you remember it


Haliburton Highlands

“… for an authentically Canadian experience come wander a world-class destination like no other​…”

person sitting on a dock in the Haliburton Highlands

Where to stay

Fall asleep to nature’s symphony

Outdoor Adventure

Go big or go home

Where to Eat

Hot meals made by cool people

Arts & Culture

Best experienced hands-on


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?

Explore a sample of photos from the Haliburton Highlands below and share your own experiences on social media by using #myhaliburtonhighlands.

Stories from Haliburton Highlands

Haliburton County 150

Haliburton County 150

The County of Haliburton turns 150 Image - Boshkung SocialCelebrate With Us!Join us in commemorating 150 years of history, heritage, and community spirit in the Haliburton Highlands! Since March 24, 1874, when an act to incorporate the municipality of Haliburton into...

Clear Lake by Canoe

Clear Lake by Canoe

Call of the Wild   By Darren Lum - Adventurer. Biker. Freelancer. Former Dogsled guide, and long-time “newspaper guy.”   Clear Lake lives up to its namesake and offers a bounty of natural wonders for the intrepid paddler. With just a weekend needed, a canoe trip...

Chip truck

Chip truck

chip trucks & take Out Image - Boshkung SocialWarm Weather and Food TrucksChip truck time! Summer! The time of year when we crave the warm, brown-paper-wrapped-cardboard-boxes filled to the brim with steaming potato-ey goodness and the time of year when the aroma...

Canada Day

Canada Day

Canada Day Events Image by Oleksandr PidvalnyiCanada Day - July 1stWhile Canada Day continues to be a major celebration across the country, it's also important to remember that the story of this land didn't begin in 1867 - It extends back thousands upon thousands of...

Summer Celestial Calendar

Summer Celestial Calendar

Summer Celestial Calendar  The Haliburton Highlands' unspoiled darkness creates a perfect setting for both dedicated astronomers and casual stargazers. Within this peaceful landscape, the stars shine brilliantly, offering a deep sense of connection to the vast...

No Portage Paddling Trips

No Portage Paddling Trips

No Portage Paddling Trips  By Haliburton Highlands  Getting out for a camping trip on one of the many beautiful lakes in the Haliburton Highlands is an amazing experience: the feel of your paddle in the water, the sound of loons calling, meals under an open sky, and...

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The drive alone is worth it

“…one of 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




We respectfully acknowledge that the region currently know as the Haliburton Highlands is located on Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory, and in the traditional territory of the Michi Saagiig and Chippewa Nations, collectively known as the Williams Treaties First Nations, which are Curve Lake, Rama, Hiawatha, Alderville, Scugog Island, Beausoleil and Georgina Island First Nations.

As well, we acknowledge a shared presence of Indigenous nations throughout the area, and recognize its original, Indigenous inhabitants as the stewards of its lands and waters since time immemorial.