Winter Wanderings

Stuck for ideas on what to do during the long winter season? Snow problem! We’ve got you covered.

 

We invite you to wander through the scenic wonderland that is our region in wintertime. Skate, slide, snowmobile, snowshoe or ski, whatever your sport of choice, you’ll find it all in Headwaters. Whether your idea of a perfect winter weekend is an action-packed family getaway, romance in the great outdoors, or an outing to whet the appetite for food, theatre and heritage, we’ve got itinerary suggestions to satisfy. Just remember that a true Headwaters experience includes enjoying our heritage towns, villages and hamlets along your journey.

 

Hit the Trails

Discover the natural beauty of the Hills of Headwaters by exploring our an extensive network of trails that offer outdoor enthusiasts a myriad of opportunities for hiking, snowshoeing and trekking.  We are pleased to offer an extensive collection of trail maps for your consideration.

 

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Snowmobiling

OFSCThe Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs also provides an extensive trail mapping system for the province that will help you navigate your way throughout the region. In addition, they’ve created iSnowMobile a cool new app that allows you to display the world’s largest snowmobile trail network on your iPhone. You can carry Ontario’s world-class winter playground of over 34,000 km of OFSC prescribed trails in your pocket and have the latest info at your fingertips, to view and use whenever you want. iSnowMobile provides easy, streamlined access to the OFSC’s new, online, interactive trail guide. iSnowMobile allows you to plan your ride through the Headwaters region or to any area of the province with user-friendly tools.

 

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Skiing and Snowshoeing

Discover the glory of winter in Headwaters just as one couple did 35 years ago. If cross-country skiing or snowshoeing is your preferred outdoor activity for winter, may we offer the following suggestions:

Albion Hills Conservation Area and Campground

Caledon Trailway

Forks of the Credit Provincial Park

Grand Valley Trails Association

Island Lake Conservation Area

Luther Marsh Wildlife Management Area

Mansfield Outdoor Centre

Mansfield Ski Club

Monora Park

Terra Cotta Conservation Area