Experiences

Carve a paddle through the still waters on Margaret, Dan, Horse, and McEwen Lakes.
Come forage the woods, wetlands and roadsides of the Haliburton Highlands.
A culinary adventure in the Haliburton Highlands
Join us for a home-grown down home taste tour of the Haliburton Highlands.
This water adventure is a great introduction to canoeing and canoe day tripping … in style!
This half day workshop will introduce you to the art and science of glassblowing.  After a tour and demonstration
bikejoring in the Haliburton Highlands
Get active with your dog as world class competitor Karen Koehler gives you lessons on Canicross, Scooter, or Bikejoring. 
Yoga at the Abbey Retreat Centre in the Haliburton Highlands
Snowga, snowshoeing and yoga together at last!
Explore the hidden gems of Haliburton County in this driving tour to meet the areas most colourful characters. 
Canadians love to ski.  It is a quiet way of exploring the natural wonders of winter.
Come for your very own Maple Experience at our modern, family run maple syrup operation and mineral tour company near Wilberforce, in the beautiful
Home to unique geological formations and rich mineral deposits, Haliburton County is a must-visit destination for rock hounds from near and far.
Taste sweet syrup in the Haliburton Highlands
Our quintessential maple syrup experience - a full day exploring all things maple in the Haliburton Highlands 
How much of your backyard have you explored?
forest therapy, forest bathing, wellness
Fall in love with the forest!
ice fishing in the Haliburton Highlands
Dreaming of landing the big one this winter? Love getting out on the hard-water but don’t know where to go?
If there’s one thing Haliburton Forest has a lot of, it’s trees, and we’re
Tingle your taste buds on this guided tour of the craft breweries and eateries located along Highway 118 between Haliburton and Carnarvon.  An ente
wild mushrooms in the Halliburton Highlands
This immersive wilderness learning experience will bring you into the forest with a single delicious goal in mind: how to find, identify, and harve
Explore amazing deposits of untouched mineral crystals followed by an afternoon of rock hounding 
A cycling tour of the Haliburton village  , Ontario , Canada
Discover the world of art in the Haliburton Highlands in a way like no other.
maple syrup  yours in the Haliburton Highlands
The sap is a runnin’  and the taste buds are tingling.  This maple experience includes a tour of the sugar bush and the rustic sugar shack at Halib
Haliburton Forest’s Astronomy Program
With over 100 lakes and healthy fish populations Haliburton Forest is the perfect  ice fishing destination for the adventurous angler.  You will tr
flame work, creative arts
Join flame work artist Mitch Preston ( IG @nez_glass)  as he guides you through the ins & outs of glass and flames.
Try some Mindful Movement this winter with a scenic hike and introduction to Tai Chi.
For the those with climbing experience. You can learn some new skills or perhaps you want to just climb classics until the sun goes down.
In Ontario, deep in the Haliburton Highlands a string of seven hamlets in the Municipality of Highlands East and at the South Gate of Algonquin Par
Looking for a guide to help you discover the art of the Haliburton Highlands?
snowshoes, snowshoeing, winter travel , Haliburton
Snowshoeing is both a traditional and popular modern way of winter travel for Canadians.
Skijoring in the Haliburton Highlands. Cross Country skiing with your dog
Ready for something different?  Does your dog love to pull?
A scenic 40km bicycle tour visiting various artists around the little community of West Guilford. 
Zip lining at Medeba Adventure Learning Centre in the Haliburton Highlands in Ontario
NOTE:  Due to COVID crisis and other factors we will not be offering High Five in the summer and fall of 2020.  Join us in 2021 for some am
Combining yoga and paddle boarding is a beautiful way to connect with nature while being calmly active.
Rock climbing  in the Haliburton Highlands
While the hiking is great in the Highlands, why not take the most direct route to the top with an introduction to rock climbing. Never rock climbed
dog sledding, dogsledding, Haliburton Forest, sled dogs, mushing
Discover the wonders of winter in the Haliburton Highlands with this fully-guided adventure that includes you gliding through win
This half day tour involves a visit to Greenmantle Farms near Wilberforce where you will explore some amazing undisturbed "gems beneath your boots"
A backcountry ramble through the mining sites of southern Snowdon Township active between 1870-1887.
On this 2-day creative exploration, you’ll put your hand to ancient glass arts that haven’t changed in over 3000
Once you have the swing of things, it's time to take it to the steeps.
Discover the fascinating world of Canada’s and Haliburton County’s oldest industry – the fur trade.
En plein air " in the open air" painting was popularized by the impressionists and was a major shift in how artwork was created at the time.
You will be "blown away" with this introduction to glass blowing  
Scale new heights with this exhilarating introduction to ice climbing. This fun and safe adventure will test your limits.
lake trout, ice fishing , Boshkung Lake, Haliburton Highlands
You will find something fishy about this adventure.
Dreaming of landing the big one? Love getting out on the water but don’t have access to a boat or equipment?
Perhaps you have climbed at an indoor wall before or tried out a portable wall at the fair, well then this course is for you!  Expert instructors f
  When you go down to the woods today, you are in for big surprise!
Ice skating in the Haliburton Highlands, Ontario, Canada
Chill out with this very cool winter adventure. Get high on winter with a fun and safe introduction to ice climbing.
Try It is a half day adventure geared towards getting a taste of what this sport has to offer. No experience, no problem, you will
Paddling a canoe is a truly Canadian experience.
This 2 day tour from Humdinger Bicycle Tours is designed for a novice rider.
Introductory Ice is your chance to experience the thrill of climbing something that only sticks around for a couple months of the
Join artist Harvey Walker in the observatory platform of the Wolf Centre at Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve for a beginner-level, step
Glass blowing and winter adventure in the Haliburton Highlands
In September 2015 Artech Studio was invited to display and distribute their so cool up-cycled glass tableware and handmade barware at the Emmy Awar
Glass blowing in the Haliburton Highlands, Ontario
Make your own glassblown art in this fiery workshop.
An intimate live music and culinary experience brought to you!
The Haliburton Highlands is one of the most scenic and naturally beautiful places in Ontario. It’s a nature photographer’s paradise.
This approximately four to five hour guided adventure includes a lovely paddle up the York River in your choice of vessel (Canoe, Kayak or SU
A 4 hour journey along the longest canopy tour of it's kind in the world. 
snowshoes , snowshoeing, winter, Haliburton Highlands. Ontario , Canada
Take a walk on the wild side. Start your day with an introduction to snowshoes – history, types, techniques, and tips.
Why settle for a dull moment when you could be having a Dahl moment?
forest therapy, forest bathing, wellness
A deeper dive that opens the mind to new ways of knowing and being,
glass fusion haliburton highlands
NOTE:  Due to COVID crisis and other factors we will not be offering glass fusion until later in 2021.   Join us then for this amazing adventure in
Try some Mindful Movement this spring with a scenic hike with frequent Qi Gong stops.
Take in the sights and sounds of early spring in the Haliburton Highlands with a unique wildflower walk.
Spend an evening or afternoon with friends painting and learning about the icon of cottage country.
Fly fishing in the Haliburton Highlands
Here’s your chance to find out why people fall in love with fly fishing.
At Haliburton Forest, they are proud of their involvement in the timber industry, and they are happy to share their knowledge about
There's nothing like working in a glass blowing studio!
Cycling the back roads of the Haliburton Highlands
Our Beautiful 60km bicycle tour visiting local artist studios along Harburn Road. 
Moccasins, craft, local talent, haliburton
Ready to learn a new skill?