Winter - Discover Muskoka: Plan Your Trip

Discover Muskoka: Plan Your Trip


Things to do

There are so many exceptional experiences just waiting to be discovered in Muskoka, especially during the wintertime! The Region has put itself on the map as a major winter destination, thanks in part to all the winter fun ready for you to experience. Whether it’s your first time snowshoeing through a forest or your fortieth, get out and experience the very best that Muskoka winters have to offer.

Wonderful Winter Activities

Muskoka may be known for its summer activities, but it’s also a winter wonderland! Take advantage of the snow and enjoy some of Muskoka’s winter activities like snowmobiling, outdoor skating rinks and trails, cross country and downhill skiing, winter hikes, ice fishing, and snowshoeing. Spend a weekend surrounded by the beauty of the snow-covered landscape and cozy up in a cabin or chalet. Whether you’re a seasoned winter enthusiast or looking to try something new, Muskoka has plenty of winter activities to keep you entertained.

Holiday Magic in Muskoka

Spend the holiday season in Muskoka and experience the magic of winter. Stay at one of the many renowned resorts offering winter and holiday packages, or cozy up in an off-grid cabin for an intimate celebration. Enjoy the warmth and comfort of holiday concerts and theatrical performances, including beloved stories like The Nutcracker. Indulge in delicious comfort food and holiday specials from local restaurants. Take a winter hike through the snow-covered forests, try your hand at ice fishing, or skate on one of the many outdoor skating rinks and trails. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a fun family vacation, Muskoka has everything you need to make your holiday season unforgettable.

Winter Carnivals

Winter carnivals in Muskoka are a perfect way to enjoy the snowy season with your family. From lumberjack shows to Santa Claus Parades, winter carnivals happen in various parts of Muskoka and offer a wide range of activities for all ages. Enjoy live music, tasty snacks, and warm beverages while strolling through the carnival grounds. With plenty of laughs and fun, winter carnivals in Muskoka are a must-attend event for families looking for some winter excitement.