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Video shows winter activities ranging from snowshoeing, skiing and snowmobiling to ice fishing, maple syrup festivals, and ice skating. Images of snow-covered forests, lakes, and towns.

What to do during winter in Ontario? Here are some of our favourite experiences - they're closer than you think. Visit us at https://kawarthasnorthumberland.ca to learn more.Winter Getaways in Kawarthas Northumberland

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KAWARTHAS NORTHUMBERLAND


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Escape just east of Toronto to this scenic part of the province. 

8 Things To Do On Your Late Winter/Early Spring Road Trip:

  1. Maple Syrup Festivals — Experience the sap-to-syrup magic first-hand!
  2. Hands-on Arts & Culture experiences — Discover your inner artisan in a unique workshop with one of our talented local artisans.
  3. Introduce yourself to ice fishing — Kawarthas Northumberland has some of the best multi-species fishing in all of Ontario, and several resorts that’ll give you a welcoming intro to ice fishing. 
  4. Renowned birdwatching in beautiful parks — Two of Ontario’s top 5 birdwatching spots are here. There’s a new multi-day nature photography experience, plus other regular birding activities. 
  5. Locally sourced food, done right — Local food isn't a fad here; it's a way of life. And it is delicious!
  6. Craft brews — Discover our proud brewing heritage; award winning craft beers, spirits, ciders and wines can be found throughout the region.
  7. Spas and resorts — We are home to national award-winning spas and picturesque resorts.
  8. Butter Tart Tour — Enjoy a tart-to-tart experience on Ontario's biggest Butter Tart Tour. Meet our award-winning bakers in this "Meet Our Bakers" video series.

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Kawarthas and Northumberland sub-regions

PETERBOROUGH & THE KAWARTHAS

PETERBOROUGH & THE KAWARTHAS

Tour the Trent Severn Waterway, visit a pioneer or canoe museum, or take in a live music festivals.

KAWARTHA LAKES

KAWARTHA LAKES

Calling all anglers, and boaters, as well as theatre lovers.

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY

Discover a world-class spa, great driving tours, galleries and theatres, trails  and specialty shopping.

Delicious fresh butter tarts.

KAWARTHAS NORTHUMBERLAND BUTTER TART TOUR

Butter tarts are a quintessential Ontario treat and we offer you the best chance to enjoy this tasty delight — so, come and start touring to your tart’s content. Click here for all the sweet details.

Actor Matt Gilbert with children during a production at 4th Line Theatre in Peterborough County.

Experience Arts and Culture

Kawarthas Northumberland is your ticket to performances of all kinds, whether you prefer to stage your weekend fun more theatrically or take in works of art in galleries. In fact, with so many live events offered in venues and outdoor festivals across the region, you’ll definitely need a number of encore weekend visits to take them all in.

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