Area Activities

Looking for something to do other than cottage activities? There are many area activities to be enjoyed.

Algonquin Park

Truly a gem in the Ontario Parks system crown.

  • Hiking - During the warmer months Algonquin Park offers kilometers of hiking trails of various difficulty and length.
  • Biking - Bike trails for all levels including mountain biking. Bring your bike or rent from the bike rental shop in the park.
  • Cross Country Skking & Snowshoeing - During the winter months Algonquin Park offer tremendous cross country ski and snowshoeing trails.
  • The Algonquin Park Visitor Centre is a must see. A wonderful excursion during rainy days.
  • The Algonquin Park Art Gallery has a variety art exhibits year round.
  • The Spruce Boardwalk and Old Railway trails are wheelchair accessible.
  • "The Algonquin Logging Museum brings to life the story of logging from the early square timber days to modern forestry management"...


  • Downhill skiing at Hidden vally just 20 minutes away.


There are several golf clubs in the area.

  • Grandview Golf Club
  • Bigwin Island Golf
  • Huntsville Downs Golf Course

Galleries and Gift Shops

There are numerous Galleries and Gift stores in the area

  • The Old Palmer House, located in Dwight
  • Oxtongue Craft Cabin, located just south of Dwight
  • Algonquin Park Art Gallery, located at kilometer 99, just a 30 minutes drive
  • Algonquin Outfitters has many gift and souvenir items, located 3 minutes away and in Huntsville too.

Local Restaurants

  • Bush Company Bar & Grill
  • Moose Cafe & Grill
  • Muskoka on the Rocks
  • The Norseman

Restaurants in Huntsville

Huntsville has some excellent restaurants, notibly:

  • 3 Guys and a Stove
  • Hilltop Restaurant