Family Winter Fun

Family Winter Fun

Winter and fun are two words often used together in Orillia & Lake Country. We feel truly blessed in this region offering such vast and diverse activities year-round. With Family Day Weekend quickly approaching, make Orillia & Lake Country your go-to destination for your families. At an hour and a half drive North of Toronto it makes for the perfect getaway for all.

With so many winter activities in Orillia & Lake Country such as, ice-fishing, snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding, skating, dog-sledding, snowmobiling and cross-country skiing to name a few, you will wish your days in Orillia & Lake Country won’t come to an end. Many of these activities can be found at popular destinations such as, Mount St. Louis Moonstone, Hardwood Ski & Bike and Horseshoe Resort who partner with many hotels, inns, resorts and, bed & breakfasts to offer you the right Family Day weekend packages.

Looking for a weekend getaway for the whole family? Fern Resort is one of the most popular resorts that offersAHP17-308 year-round packages in our region located conveniently minutes away from Orillia and just down the road from Casino Rama. With a resort that treats families like their own you sure would not be disappointed with Fern Resort’s Family Day Weekend Package. You can enjoy many activities both indoor and outdoor and check out the 1.5-kilometer skating trail right on the resort? For more package information click here

Enjoy the outdoors with Bayview Wildwood Resort’s Family Day Holiday Weekend Package with winter fun activities such as skiing, tobogganing, skating on the lake and snowshoeing. Bayview Wildwood Resort offers a great weekend getaway for the entire family, with children’s programming, live entertainment and much more.

AHP17-30If you are looking for something for your active family, Mount St. Louis has what you are looking for! With two award winning terrain parks, a beautiful chalet, perfectly groomed slopes, and lots of parking they are the destination for many.

Perhaps you are looking for a variety of amenities and activities, Horseshoe Resort offers much of what families are looking for during Family Day Weekend! Horseshoe Resort boasts many activities such as skating, skiing, snowshoeing, tubing and much more, this makes them a popular one stop destination for many families.

Hardwood Ski & Bike offers some of the most beautiful and well-kept snowshoe and cross-country ski trails in Orillia & Lake Country and with a café, rental shop and retail shop it is considered by many as a world class venue. Conveniently located in the heart of Oro-Medonte it is close to Forks In The Trail Bed & Breakfast and Carriage Ridge Resort & Carriage Hills Resort who are delighted to cater to those staying in the region.AHP14 00364

Orillia & Lake Country offers a variety of events during Family Day Weekend which are popular
among families. From February 18th to 20th you can fish license free throughout Ontario and with the region boasting many ideal fishing opportunities many families will enjoy this event. Check out A Breath Of Fresh Air and let them provide you with ice-hut rentals so you and your family can enjoy fishing in style.

A fast-growing winter tradition families adore minutes North of Orillia in Washago is Ramona Winterfest. Enjoy carved out trails for snow shoeing and cross country skiing through the forest circling around a large beaver pond a great way to get the family out and moving in the great outdoors.

Orillia & Lake Country offers it all, whether you are looking for a great relaxing weekend with the family at one of the many family resorts or if you are looking for an exciting active weekend on the slopes we have it all. #EmbraceWinter #OrilliaLakeCountry


Originally published in 2017, this article may contain information that is out of date.

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