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Simple Pleasures and Big Roadside Attractions: A 2-Day Road Trip from Hastings County to Haliburton Highlands

A revival of the original "road trip" adventure in Ontario's Highlands.

Road Trips
Following the Rail and River: A 3-Day Road Trip from the Madawaska to the Ottawa Valley
8 Big Attractions in Ontario
Welcome to the Friendly Town of Minden
Rivers, Rocks and Rails: Homeward Bound through Lanark, Frontenac and Addington Highlands
Wild and Wonderful Waterfalls
Must-Sees Near Algonquin Park
Minden Shows its Pride Aug. 22 to 28
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Stretch your legs and work up a sweat with one of these Ontario hikes.

Best Spots for Wildlife Viewing this Spring
For the Birds: 7 Popular Birding Spots in Ontario's Highlands
Chris the Wandering Caveman
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Cycling Adventures

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Day Trip Destinations

The towns of the Highlands make perfect day-trip destinations from Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal.

Inspired to Connect with Nature: Bob Volks
Historic Town Forgotten by Time: Dorset, Haliburton
Explore Algonquin's South Gate
Bancroft Rocks!
Best Highway 60 Hikes
Wild Waters of the Mississippi River
7 Stargazing Events and Where to See Them this Spring
Fall Motorcycle Run: Ride the Highlands this Fall
2-day Sip, SUP, and Swim in Hastings County
Bike Adventures in Ontario's Highlands
Breaking Boundaries with Remote Ice Climbing in Haliburton Highlands: Lorne Foisy
Making Really Good Cheese: Meet Jeff and Jenna Fenwick, Back Forty Cheese
Bringing Together the Best of Haliburton
Food for Thought: Responsible Tourism Through Food
Hidden Gems Along Letterkenny Road
Ice Cream and Skiing: Meet Laurent Coulibaly from Cafe Laurent, Burnstown