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Winter is a great time to visit the area. There are loads of fun winter activities to keep you busy and laughing all winter long, as well as scheduled events to make your visit even more special.
We'll add more events as we hear of them. If you have a winter event in Muskoka or Almaguin for us to share, send us an email.
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Banff Mountain Film Festival
Be inspired and exhilarated by films that take you around the world, to the tops of mountains and down raging rivers. From adrenaline-fueled action sports, to an exploration of wild landscapes and remote mountain cultures, the films in this year's Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour are sure to captivate the explorer within you.
Algonquin Outfitters is the host for the tour's stop at Huntsville's Algonquin Theatre. Two evenings of shows. Discount at the Algonquin Outfitters store for people attending both shows.
Festival Special: Stay two nights at Fern Glen Inn and attend at least one night of the festival and get $30 off your stay. That's the cost of two tickets!
For descriptions of the films, visit the Algonquin Outfitters blog. Purchase tickets online from Algonquin Theatre.
Jan 18 & 19
A classic ski tradition at Arrowhead Park just north of Huntsville. 15 km and 30 km classic events; 3 km and 9 km individual and relay snowshoe events; 5 km classic for social skiers. Visit the Arrowhead Nordic Club website for details.
Canadian National Pond Hockey Championship
Teams from across North America come to compete for two weekends of outdoor pond hockey. For info on registering your team, volunteering your time, or schedule of events, visit the Canadian National Pond Hockey website.
Jan 28 - 30, Feb 4 - 6
Kearney Dog Sled Races
A great weekend to come out and enjoy winter. Spectators can watch the dog sled races, ski-joring races and the adorable kid-and-mutt races. There are also demos, activities, bicycle ice races, live entertainment, vendors, food, ice carving and more. It starts Friday evening with a family skate and bonfire and continues until Sunday night dinner. For more info and a schedule of events visit the Kearney Dog Sled Races website.
Feb 11 - 13
Family Fun Day
An activity-packed day with something for everyone. Winter games, ski lessons, winter camping demos, camp fire, door prizes and more. Located at the Algonquin Outfitters Oxtongue Lake store. Visit Algonquin Outfitters for details.
Fern Glen Inn
The best gift you can give your sweety is some time away with you! We think any getaway here at Fern Glen Inn is special, but if you want to add some extra treats, order our Snowshoe with Your Sweetheart package. The package includes 2 nights accommodations, breakfast both mornings, a box of gourmet chocolate truffles, and bath bubbles. Every winter stay includes complimentary use of snowshoes to enjoy on our trails. Book online or email us for details.
February Long Weekend
Fern Glen Inn
Make the most of your mid-winter break by getting out of the city and coming out to play in the snow! Go snowshoeing and tobogganing (complimentary on site), try a guided dog sledding tour, hand-feed the chickadees or unwind by a real wood fire. This weekend always fills up so reserve your room soon. Visit www.ferngleninn.com.
Feb 18 - 21