Discover the Best Cross Country Skiing Resorts
Muskoka has some of the best cross country ski trails in Ontario, just waiting to be discovered.
Arrowhead Provincial Park is widely considered to be one of the top cross country skiing destinations in Canada, and has even hosted the Canadian Masters. With over 30km of meticulously groomed tracks waiting to be explored, Arrowhead Provincial Park should definitely be on the bucket list for the avid skier. For beginners who are just starting out, Arrowhead has a number of great beginner and intermediate tracks and has a full fleet of rentals.
Algonquin Park is another great cross country skiing destination, with over 100km of trails carved out of a beautiful wilderness setting. Ontario’s most famous provincial park features three groomed, track-set trails and one wilderness trail.
A local favourite, Gravenhurst Muskoka KOA offers 15kms of groomed and track-set cross country ski trails through their 785 acres of wilderness. Ski equipment and snowshoes are available to rent, and these trails are only minutes from both Gravenhurst and Bracebridge.
Ski and Stay
A number of resorts groom their own cross country ski trails on-site, perfect for guests looking for great trails and convenience. There is nothing better than hitting the trails all day and skiing right back to your room to relax and recharge at night.
|Resort||Region||XC Ski Trails||XC Skis|
|Cedar Grove Lodge||Huntsville||7km||Small selection|
|Bondi Village||Lake of Bays||15km||No|
|Blue Spruce Resort||Lake of Bays||10km||Yes|
|Bayview Wildwood Resort||Gravenhurst||8km||Yes|
|Sherwood Inn||Muskoka Lakes||1km||Yes|