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Bring on the Holidays
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Staycation Inspiration

Find inspiration for staycations ideal for families, relaxation and wellness, getting back to nature, or getting your heart racing (and more).

Holiday Gift Guide for Foodies
Holiday Gift Guide for Her
Holiday Gift Guide for Outdoor Lovers
Silent and Unspoiled
10 Festive Events to get the Holidays Started
Boat, Sun and Play: 5 Family Staycations for All Ages
Holiday Gift Guide for Him
Bring Your Dog: 5 Ontario Getaways for Pet Lovers
Roots of Revival in Smiths Falls
3 Days of Shopping, Dining, and Exploration in Lanark County
5 Wild Staycations to Get Back to Nature
Local Faves: Best Ice Cream
3 Ways to Play on the Ontario Water Trail
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Day Trip Destinations

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

Hottest Patios to Hit this Summer
Local's Take: Overnight in a Caboose in Lanark County
Calling All Adrenalin Seekers, Nature Lovers and More: Find Your Dream Staycation Here
Best Spots for Summer Sunsets
Staycation in Ontario's Highlands
Perfect Picnic Spots
Must-Sees Near Algonquin Park
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Local's Takes

Insider tips from the people who both live and take their vacations in the Highlands.

5 ATV Adventures for Maximum Adrenalin Rush
Accommodations for the Adventurous
12 Cutest Ontario General Stores
Annual Camping for Any Group
5 Rail Trails for Gravel Cycling Adventures