Howl for coyotes, ski under a full moon, skate through the woods, build an igloo, or challenge yourself to a ski loppet. There’s always something to do at Ontario Parks in winter.. Here are a few highlights: Continue reading Event-ful winter at Ontario Parks
Wasaga Nordic staff want to thank everyone for coming out and supporting us during the 2010-2011 season. We have had fantastic ski conditions for most of the winter, and with the amount of snow that we still have and continue to receive, we are looking forward to a great March Break. Continue reading Wasaga Beach Winter Fun!
Weather conditions are looking ideal for next Saturday’s Sleeping Giant Loppet. Unlike past years, Peter Crooks, the chief groomer has no stress! The park trails have a deep base and have been groomed consistently all season. It’s going to be a memorable year as elite local and international skiers vie for the $1,000 grand prize in the 50 km free event. Families and students skiing the 8 km Mini-Loppet will have a chance to howl and ski along with Lakehead University’s mascot “Wolfie”. Continue reading One week to the Sleeping Giant Loppet!
Hello early birds! The early registration deadline for the Sleeping Giant Loppet is fast approaching. Register by February 6th to take advantage of the lowest entry fee. This annual loppet offers distances of 8 km, 20 km, 35 km or 50 km Continue reading Sleeping Giant Loppet – Early Bird Registration!
Looking for fun Family Day Weekend activities in Ontario Parks? You’ve come to the right place. Continue reading Family Day Weekend at Ontario Parks
An old fashioned Christmas
Bronte Creek Provincial Park in Oakville is open year round and always has exciting things for families to do. Every weekend until December 23, families can book a special Homestead Christmas and step back to the year 1900. Continue reading Winter family fun at Ontario Parks
The end of summer doesn’t mean the end of camping. It simply marks the beginning of the next spectacular season in Ontario Parks. The attraction of freshly fallen snow is just around the corner and the rental of a cozy yurt for a winter weekend of cross-country skiing or snowshoeing, is the perfect way to connect with family and friends. Continue reading Winter Camping Opportunities
On Saturday, March 20th, experience a last gasp of winter and the beauty of Quetico’s winter wilderness with a friendly ski tour. Quetico Provincial Park will be hosting the “Beaten Paths 8th Annual Cross Quetico Lakes Ski Tour”.
Skiers can choose from a 35 or 45 km tour and ski, mush or skijor across Quetico’s stunning lakes. The tour is organized by the Beaten Path Nordic Ski Club in cooperation with Quetico Provincial Park. For more information, contact Chris Stromberg at (807) 597-4503 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.atikokancanoe.tripod.com/beatenpath
Whatever your age or ability, you can make your own 2010 moment at beautiful Sleeping Giant Provincial Park near Thunder Bay, Ontario. Continue reading Go for the Gold at the 2010 Sleeping Giant Loppet!