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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!

IN TORONTO

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

UP TO 50KM

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

60-100KM

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.

gleneden.on.ca 62km

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

hockley.com 87km

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.

brimacombe.ca 95km

100-150KM

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.

discoverchicopee.com 103km

Ski Snow Valley - Barrie

A family focused including day and night skiing, snowboarding and tubing

skisnowvalley.com 106km

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.

hardwoodskiandbike.ca 118km

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.

devilselbow.com 120km

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.

horseshoeresort.com 137km

Highlands Nordic

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.

highlandsnordic.ca 139km

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.

mountstlouis.com 147km

150KM+

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.

bluemountain.ca 164km

Scenic Caves Nordic Centre - Collingwood

Ski and snowshoe trails meandering through a quiet forest high atop the Niagara Escarpment.

sceniccaves.com 165km

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

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