ADVENTURES FOR DAYTRIPPERS
Winter Sports in and around Toronto!
Winter can be long, boring and cold or it can be fun, exciting and hot! Ontario has a wide-variety of winter sports facilities for you and your family to enjoy – and two right in Toronto! You can downhill ski or snowboard, cross-country or snowshoe, even ride down on a snow tube, there are so many opportunities for every one to make winter the most fun!
Earl Bales Park (North York) Centennial Park (Etobicoke)
Experience winter in the City, just minutes away, at two convenient locations. We invite you to discover skiing and snowboarding through one of our many programs designed for beginners to advanced skiers/snowboarders. Stay fit and have fun this winter! Both centres offer a variety of programming and season passes to suit your lifestyle and family needs. Try a new winter activity or rediscover the adventure in your own backyard.toronto.ca/ski
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Uplands Ski Centre - Thornhil
With a vertical drop of some 100'feet and slopes of varying difficulty averaging 1000' feet in length; Uplands is the perfect environment for beginners of all ages - but especially for children.uplandsgolfandski.com 33km
Mount Chinguacousy Brampton
A tubing, skiing and snowboarding hill with a chalet with the smell of cedar, a large cozy fireplace to warm up to, and lots of hot chocolate for those cold winter days.brampton.ca 43km
Glen Eden - Milton
Glen Eden offers a rental shop, skiing,a fully-equipped terrain park for snowboarders, snow tubing and lessons for all ages and skill-levels.
Ski Lakeridge - Uxbridge
Nestled in the beautiful Oak Ridge Moraine featuring mogul runs, 3 dedicated snowboard terrain parks and separate snow tubing park.
Hockley Valley - Mono
Hockley Valley - Mono
Ski and snowboard resort with 15 scenic runs for all levels including an upper and lower freestyle terrain park
Brimacombre - Kirby
W hen it c ome s to sk i i ng a nd snowboarding in the GTA, few will find a better experience than at Brimacombe. The hill caters to the traditional skier as well as the snowboarder who wants to jib all day long in one of the terrain parks.
Chicopee - Kitchener
Chicopee Ski Resort provides skiing and snowboarding enjoyment to the people of the communities of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph and surrounding areas. Chicopee offers ski and snowboard learning programs, racing teams, a convenient and professional Tech Lab plus apres ski in the Silvertip Lounge.
Ski Snow Valley - Barrie
A family focused including day and night skiing, snowboarding and tubing
Hardwood Ski and Bike Barrie
Beautiful, rolling trails through hardwood and pine forests. Experience the classic and skate skiing trail system or snowshoe on ungroomed snowshoe trails.
Devil's Elbow - Bethany
Tucked away minutes from Peterborough, Lindsay, Port Hope and Oshawa. Six modern chairlifts are ready to whisk you to the top of the hill so line ups aren’t a problem. Nordic skiers can enjoy 8.5 kms of trail winding through sheltered evergreen and hardwood forests.
Horseshoe Resort - Barrie
Located in a natural snow belt just one hour north of Toronto. Along with downhill skiing and snowboarding there are 35km of Nordic ski trails groomed for classic and skate skiing. The terrain park includes a competition level half pipe plus over 20 features.
Cross country skiing on the Niagara escarpment, 10 km south of Collingwood.Get your passport to ski 3 nordic centres for the price of one.
Mount St. Louis Moonstone Coldwater
The resort offers 40 slopes serviced by 9 chair lifts and 3 surface lifts, and 170 skiable acres of terrain. Mount St. Louis Moonstone is popular for day trips and does not have accommodations on site.
Blue Mountain - Collingwood
Ontario's largest mountain resort, two hours north of Toronto. It offers a 720 foot vertical, 36 trails, 14 lifts and an on slopes village similar to that of Mont Tremblant and Whistler. Three freestyle zones, including the Terrain Park, deliver the full range of features, from superpipes to beginner rails. Continue skiing at night on the 22 lit trails.
Scenic Caves Nordic Centre - Collingwood
Ski and snowshoe trails meandering through a quiet forest high atop the Niagara Escarpment.
Kawartha Nordic Ski Club - North Kawartha
Cross country trail system. Groomed trails include 34km of classic trails and 13.5km of skating trails plus 10km of wilderness trails.kawarthanordic.ca 185km