Winter Fun in Muskoka
"Voted One of the Best Winter Resorts" by City Parent readers 2014.
The snow brings a wonderland of exciting activities to Deerhurst Resort. Enjoy all types of skiing and additional snow and ice activities. Choose from the many exhilarating winter activities below (All outdoor activities are dependant on weather and snow or ice conditions. Season usually extends from Christmas through mid-March).
Snowshoeing / X-C Skiing / Ice-Skating
Strap on rental equipment from our convenient new Winter Adventures HQ and enjoy use of Deerhurst’s onsite trails and outdoor rinks - all included in your resort fee.
For even more variety, explore excellent trails at nearby Arrowhead Provincial Park and Algonquin Provincial Park, as well as a 1.5 km skating trail at Arrowhead (see details below). See details below.
Hidden Valley Highlands Ski Area, next door to Deerhurst, takes pride in its friendly atmosphere and short line-ups. With 12 slopes, three quad chair lifts and a handle bar tow, it is an ideal location for families and for those who want to learn.
Snowmobiling Rentals & Tours
Yamaha Snowmobile Adventures at Deerhurst
Explore Muskoka on the latest eco-friendly snow machines on a variety of guided adventures, complete with safety and driver training session beforehand. No experience needed! See more here.
Deerhurst is A Snowmobiler's Paradise
Locked overnight sled parking, premium fuel, trail maps and permits are all right here. See more here.
Back Country Snowmobile Rentals
A full line-up of 2014 sled rentals is available nearby. Ask about delivery service to Deerhurst. See more here or call 1-888-955-9076 or text 705-457-7046
Sleigh Rides, Trail Rides & Children’s Fun at the Stable
Saddle up for a scenic trail ride or climb aboard for an old-fashioned sleigh or carriage ride. On Saturdays and school holidays, little ones will have fun taking pony rides, tack fitting and grooming during Kids’n Ponies sessions or meeting barnyard animals during our Kids'n Critters program.
Available year-round, based on conditions, except for Wednesdays.
New - "Mukluk" Fat Tire Bikes for Winter Cycling
Looking for a unique new winter experience? Take out one a Mukluk, our NEW ride-anywhere fat tire bikes, designed to take you where other bikes can’t or just plain refuse to go. Discover a new world of riding where the word ‘trail’ takes on a whole new meaning.
Arrowhead Provincial Park
A charming provincial park on the Big East River and Arrowhead Lake, just 10 minutes from Deerhurst. Take Hwy 60 West, turn right at Muskoka Rd 3 lights, then turn right at Arrowhead Provincial Park Road.
Daily vehicle permit of $14 includes access to:
1.5 km Ice-Skating Trail through the woods
Tubing Hill - tubes provided or bring your own
Cross-Country Ski Trail Use - $13/adult, $10/senior 65+, $6/child 6 - 17 year
Registered guests may obtain equipment from Deerhurst to use at the park, or rental skates, skis and snowshoes are available at the park for additional fees.
- See our current activity rates
- To book call 1-800-461-4393, option #5
*Deerhurst Resort is not responsible for any package components or recreational facilities made unavailable due to weather and/or circumstances beyond our control. Advance booking is recommended for dinner, show, spa, tennis and other recreational activities.