Ski, Snowmobile & Horseback Ride: Experience Winter in Oro-Medonte
From skiing and snowmobiling to horseback riding and fat biking and more, these places offer thrill-inducing outdoor experiences that are sure to put a smile on your face.
Here are some ideas to get you started!
Ski, Snowshoe, Fat Bike or Ride a Groomer at Hardwood
Cross country ski, snowshoe or bike through over 100 km of beautiful, rolling trails at this renowned ski and bike centre. Looking for something really special? Book a special winter groomer tour which allows members of your household to tour the grounds of Hardwood Ski and Bike in the comfort of a climate-controlled bubble cabin. It’s heaps of fun!
Go Snow Tubing, Skiing, Skating or Fat Biking at Horseshoe Resort
Play all day at Horseshoe Resort and choose from a range of outdoor activities designed to get your heart pumping! Hit the alpine slopes on ski or snowboard and choose from 29 runs. If cross country is more your style, explore 30kms of groomed double track set Nordic trails. Take the kids snow tubing and watch their faces fill with delight, try your hands at a fun fat biking experience, or lace up the ice skates for a twirl around the rink. This place has something for everyone.
Learn to Ski or Snowboard at Mount St Louis Moonstone
Hit the slopes at Mount St Louis Moonstone for an awesome day of skiing or snowboarding. The family-friendly ski hill can accommodate skiers and snowboarders at all levels, from beginner to expert! Snowboarders have the option of three awesome terrain parks.
Ride a Horse Drawn Carriage with Rolling Sands Percherons
Make memories this year with a sleigh ride through the snow! Take your family members on a forty five minute horse-drawn carriage ride through an open field and around the bush. Rolling Sands Percherons is the perfect place to make holiday memories.
Winter Camping & Horseback Riding at Glen Oro Farm
This rural eco-retreat offers winter glamping and guided horseback trail rides. Spend an unforgettable night in a stylish prospectors tent (yes, there is heat!) and recharge in the midst of a peaceful forest. Take a relaxing horseback ride through Glen Oro Farm’s scenic wooded trails and learn about horse care and riding techniques from expert guides.
Learn Snowmobiling with SMART Adventures
Get your adrenaline pumping on a guided snowmobile ride through the forest. SMART Adventures offers snowmobile lessons and guided snowmobile tours. Kids and beginners are most welcome! Choose from a one and a half hour tour or a thirty minute kids ride. Booking a lesson means you’ll get step by step learning experience designed to equip riders with essential skills and confidence. On guided tours, you’ll explore the forest and stop for photos along the way.
Explore Local Trails
The Township of Oro-Medonte is blessed with rich forests and gorgeous winter trails. Explore the Copeland Forest or Simcoe Forest on foot, cross-country skis or snowshoes. Most of these trails are free and require no prior booking. Get out there and enjoy the natural beauty of Oro-Medonte!
After a day in the outdoors fuel your body with food and drink from one of restaurants. For more about our culinary and drink options please click here.
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