Ice Fishing in Ontario’s Lake Country

Discovering Winter on the Water Surrounded by multiple lakes and seasonal fishing locations Ontario’s Lake Country is a wonderful place to discovery a four season playground.  As the cold weather blows over and the lakes begin to freeze the opportunity for an experience that is fun for the whole family illuminates. Ice Fishing in Ontario’s […]

Winter Well

Dressing Warmly and Properly Winter can bring a beautiful blanket of white fluffy snow but also a cold chill that can be an unfortunate side effect. This side effect can be controlled with dressing warmly and preparing to take winter head on. Dressing head to toe to fight off the cold can be easily done […]


Come to Horseshoe Resort this Father’s Day and get up close to trucks and machines provided by businesses in Ontario’s Lake Country. Included in admission is wristband access to Horseshoe’s amazing Slope Side activities, including mini putt, an inflatable obstacle course, and unlimited chair lift rides! Entry including wristband: $20/person with a food bank donation; […]

Canada Day @ Horseshoe Resort

Head to Horseshoe on Canada Day & help us celebrate Canada’s big 1-5-2! Take advantage of dozens of activities, including our popular Lake Horseshoe, the 1000 ft Slip & Slide & a scavenger hunt for Ski Seasons Passes! We’re offering up a full day’s worth of events and activities to keep the whole family busy. […]


Come to Scales Nature Park on August 23 (10-5) or August 24 (10-1) to help release hatchling turtles with the Saving Turtles at Risk Today (START) Project, and celebrate the nature centre’s 10th season! It’s turtley awesome! – hatchling turtle releases to nearby wetland (set times, email to inquire) – games for kids, face painting […]


Ever wonder what the animals at Scales Nature Park do in the dark? Some of Ontario’s reptiles and amphibians are more active at night. Come find out what our animals get up to during our Halloween Flashlight Tours! The nature centre will be decorated in the Halloween spirit and so will some of the staff […]