Experiences

Canadians love to ski.  It is a quiet way of exploring the natural wonders of winter.
Join artist Harvey Walker in the observatory platform of the Wolf Centre at Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve for a beginner-level, step
Scale new heights with this exhilarating introduction to ice climbing. This fun and safe adventure will test your limits.
You will be "blown away" with this introduction to glass blowing  
NOTE:  Due to COVID Crisis and other factors we will not be offering rock climbing in 2020.  Join us in 2021 for some amazing climbing adve
This adventure will have you dashing through the snow on a two horse open sleigh ride. Minna Schliefenbaum, owner of The Wild Life.
Once you have the swing of things, it's time to take it to the steeps.
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.
A scenic 40km bicycle tour visiting various artists around the little community of West Guilford. 
Carve a paddle through the still waters on Margaret, Dan, Horse, and McEwen Lakes.
Fly fishing in the Haliburton Highlands
Due to COVID concerns this experience is currently not available. See you in 2021 
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
Traditional Winter Camping in the Haliburton Highlands, Ontario, Canada
A traditional winter camping experience! You'll go back into Canada’s history and, like the early trappers and First Nations people, we'll travel by...
With over 100 lakes and healthy fish populations Haliburton Forest is the perfect  ice fishing destination for the adventurous angler.  You will tr
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
Glass blowing in the Haliburton Highlands, Ontario
Make your own glassblown art in this fiery workshop.
Rock climbing  in the Haliburton Highlands
NOTE:  Due to COVID crisis and other factors we will not be offering rock climbing in 2020.  Join us in 2021 for some amazing climbing adve
  When you go down to the woods today, you are in for big surprise!
A culinary adventure in the Haliburton Highlands
Join us for a home-grown down home taste tour of the Haliburton Highlands.
Paddling a canoe is a truly Canadian experience.
lake trout, ice fishing , Boshkung Lake, Haliburton Highlands
You will find something fishy about this adventure.
snowshoes, snowshoeing, winter travel , Haliburton
Snowshoeing is both a traditional and popular modern way of winter travel for Canadians.
maple syrup  yours in the Haliburton Highlands
The sap is a runnin’. Join us for a tour and tasting at Esson Creek, an exciting new maple syrup operation.
cycling tours in the Haliburton Highlands
Yours Outdoors is pleased to partner with Humdinger Bicycle Tours to offer premium, single- and multi-day fully supported and guided bicycle tours,
Cycling the back roads of the Haliburton Highlands
Our Beautiful 60km bicycle tour visiting local artist studios along Harburn Road. 
Explore the hidden gems of Haliburton County in this driving tour to meet the areas most colourful characters. 
bikejoring in the Haliburton Highlands
Get active with your dog as world class competitor Karen Koehler gives you lessons on Canicross, Scooter, or Bikejoring. 
Combining yoga and paddle boarding is a beautiful way to connect with nature while being calmly active.
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
There's nothing like working in a glass blowing studio!
forest therapy, forest bathing, wellness
Fall in love with the forest!
On this 2-day creative exploration, you’ll put your hand to ancient glass arts that haven’t changed in over 3000
A cycling tour of the Haliburton Forest , Ontario , Canada
Discover the world of art in the Haliburton Highlands in a way like no other.
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
Introductory Ice is your chance to experience the thrill of climbing something that only sticks around for a couple months of the
forest therapy, forest bathing, wellness
A deeper dive that opens the mind to new ways of knowing and being,
How much of your backyard have you explored?
Yoga at the Abbey Retreat Centre in the Haliburton Highlands
Snowga, snowshoeing and yoga together at last!
Qi Gong
Try some Mindful Movement this winter with a scenic hike with frequent Qi Gong stops.
The Haliburton Highlands is one of the most scenic and naturally beautiful places in Ontario. It’s a nature photographer’s paradise.
Moccasins, craft, local talent, haliburton
Ready to learn a new skill?
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.
Spend an evening or afternoon with friends painting and learning about the icon of cottage country.
Taste sweet syrup in the Haliburton Highlands
Our quintessential maple syrup experience. Available for 1 and 3 day adventures.
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
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?
Tingle your taste buds on this guided tour of the craft breweries and eateries located along Highway 118 between Haliburton and Carnarvon.  An ente
Take in the sights and sounds of early spring in the Haliburton Highlands with a unique wildflower walk.
Join flame work artist Mitch Preston ( IG @nez_glass)  as he guides you through the ins & outs of glass and flames.
Why settle for a dull moment when you could be having a Dahl moment?
Home to unique geological formations and rich mineral deposits, Haliburton County is a must-visit destination for rock hounds from near and far.
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
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
Skijoring in the Haliburton Highlands. Cross Country skiing with your dog
Ready for something different?  Does your dog love to pull?
Learn the art of rock hounding and discover unique geological formations hidden deep within the woods of Ontario. 
Looking for a guide to help you discover the art of the Haliburton Highlands?
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
This water adventure is a great introduction to canoeing and canoe day tripping … in style!
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.
This half day workshop will introduce you to the art and science of glassblowing.  After a tour and demonstration
Try some Mindful Movement this winter with a scenic hike and introduction to Tai Chi.
A 4 hour journey along the longest canopy tour of it's kind in the world. 
NOTE:  Due to COVID Crisis and other factors we will not be offering rock climbing in 2020.  Join us in 2021 for some amazing climbing adve
Learn about the history of the fur trade in Canada
Discover the fascinating world of Canada’s and Haliburton County’s oldest industry – the fur trade.
Come forage the woods, wetlands and roadsides of the Haliburton Highlands.
This half day tour involves a visit to Greenmantle Farms near Wilberforce where you will explore some amazing undisturbed "gems beneath your boots"
An intimate live music and culinary experience brought to you!