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Stretch your legs and work up a sweat with one of these Ontario hikes.

10 Fall Hikes with a Fabulous View
Finding Good Medicine on Thunderbird Mountain
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Local's Takes

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

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Responsible Tourism

Challenge Accepted: 9 Most Challenging Hikes in Ontario's Highlands
9 Sweet Spring Treks
Wild Immersion: Paddle and Hike Your Way through Nature
Back to Nature: 3-Days, 2-Nights of All Nature, All the Time in Ontario's Highlands
Silent and Unspoiled
Perfect Picnic Spots
Be Resolved
Lennox & Addington
Endless Stars, Rugged Trails, and Fall Colours in Lennox & Addington
8 Small Towns Within One Hour of Ottawa
Warm Up with 12 Winter Festivals and Events
Local's Take: 3-Day Wellness Retreat in Hastings County
Local's Take: 2-Day Cabin Disconnect in Haliburton Highlands
Crisp Air, Brilliant Colours: Ontario Fall Getaways for Outdoor Lovers
Respecting Nature’s Soundscape
Building Connections to People
High Adventure: Explore, Paddle and Dine on the York River
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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).

Accommodations for the Adventurous
Stay Safe, Be Respectful in Winter
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Day Trip Destinations

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

The Best of Fall: 2 Nights, 3 Days of Food, Art, and Stellar Views
Best of Fall: 5-Day, 4-Night Cross Country Road Trip
Wild and Wonderful Waterfalls
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