Highlands Nordic

The 27th most popular cross country ski area in Ontario.

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North of Toronto and southwest of Duntroon, the Highlands Nordic ski area has 5 trails totaling 28km groomed for both classical and skate skiing. The trails roll through maplebush hills overlooking Georgian Bay.

To reach the cross-country skiing trailhead from Duntroon, head west for 3km. Turn south on 10th Line for 2km.

Overall, Highlands Nordic is the 27th most popular cross country ski area of all 49 Nordic ski destinations in Ontario. Several of the better cross country ski trails are nearby Highlands Nordic including Hardwood Hills, Horseshoe Resort, Killarney Provincial Park, Awenda Provincial Park, Lafontaine Ski Trails and Scenic Caves Nordic CentreSauble Falls Provincial Park.


Local Contact(s):  Highlands (705) 444-5017; Ontario Visitors Bureau (800) ONTARIO; Road Conditions (416) 235-1110; Ontario Ski Council (416) 426-7262.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Jan. - Feb.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Reference Source:  click here http://www.highlandsnordic.on.ca/

GPS:  44.381845, -80.228287

Date Published:  12/24/2015

Date Updated:  11/10/2017

ID:  12282