Haliburton Highlands

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How to still enjoy the great restaurants

Many of our local restaurants and kitchens are offering delicious take-out and prepared meals for you to enjoy at home. Some offer curbside “no contact” pickup, some offer delivery, all offer a way for you to safely access great-tasting food to make isolation a little more enjoyable.

Pickup something tasty for you next Zoom dinner party!

This Fry’s for you

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...

Ask a Master Gardener

The world as we knew it has changed and the Haliburton Master Gardeners have noticed a need in our community and they would be available to advise new gardeners with sustainable gardening at their location. This includes growing vegetables, planting fruit bushes and...

Because Music is the beat that moves us all

In the current days of Physical Distancing it is often hard to find our fix of live music that we are use to.  Check out some local facebook pages like Music from Home and enjoy some of the many taleted musicians, singers & artists.

The Haliburton County Folk Society is also working on producing some live online concerts. Their first was a Nick & Benton Show held on March 28th, 2020.  Click the button below to learn more about their upcoming byweekly online concerts featuring local artists


If you are looking for some options for things to do while at home below are some links of thing to keep you busy as well as shop online shopping option from some of our local business that have had to close due to current health situation.


Russell Red Records

We love music as much as you do, so we’re still open online for orders of newvinyl and turntables etc or DM us for inquiries about usedvinyl – We’ll be available for curbside pickup by the shop and local deliveries can be arranged

Indigo dragonfly

We offer our individual and unique takes on traditional yarn dyeing.

Check out some of our Videos Click Here

Up River Trading

Shop online for Costume Printing, Fashion, Home & Cottage, Novelty Gifts, Toys & Games, Gift Cards…..



Master's Book Store

Shop online through a large inventory that includes bestsellers, childrens books, cookbooks, hobbys, and more including gifts…..



Haliburton Guitar Studio

Quality music lessons in the Haliburton Highlands for all ages.
Guitar, bass, ukulele & more.


Haliburton Yoga

All of my yoga, meditation and qigong classes are currently online on Facebook.

Minden Hills Cultural Centre

A series of tutorials showing how to make an embroidered fridge magnet and daily posts about the Cultural Centre…. & more.

Just Movement Fitness

You can join us from the comfort of your own home! Join a LIVESTREAM WORKOUT at scheduled times, or view the RECORDED VIDEO WORKOUTS at any time during your ONLINE MEMBERSHIP

Haliburton County Public Library

Join us with live online programming like – Story Time – Teck Time – Cooking … & More

Haliburton Highlands Museum

We will continue sharing artifacts, images and historical tidbits from our collection with you.

Rails End Gallery

We will be adding to this album until all 107 works are posted.

How to make sure you never have a bad day

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...

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