Category Archives: Hiking Guides

Ontario Hiking Trails: What’s Open & Closed During the Pandemic

Island Lake Conservation Area

Which hiking trails in Ontario are open and closed during the pandemic? Wondering which trails require reservations in advance? Here’s our master list of Ontario hiking trails, national parks, provincial parks, and conservation areas that are closed (or require reservations) during lockdown. Please use the hiking by trails page on Ontario Hiking to locate guides […]

Best Winter Hikes in Ontario: The Ultimate Winter Trail Guide

Winter Hikes Ontario

There are so many amazing winter hikes in Ontario that you need to explore this year. While hiking in the ice and snow can seem daunting, it’s worth braving the cold. While a list of the best Ontario winter hikes is totally debatable and there are a seemingly endless amount of trails to choose from, […]

The Great Trail: The Longest Hiking Trail in the World

The Great Trail

The Great Trail is the longest hiking trail in the world, and it’s right here in Canada. You can walk, hike, run, cycle, cross-country ski, and even paddle on the longest trail in Canada (and longest trail on earth). Also known as the Trans Canada Trail, the Great Trail was 25 years in the making […]

Haunted Hiking Trails in Ontario: Scary, Spooky and Abandoned Places

Haunted Hikes in Ontario

Did you know that there are lots of haunted hiking trails in Ontario? Well, you may or may not believe that they are actually haunted hikes where you’ll connect with spirits from the afterlife. But, all of these Ontario haunted trails have really fascinating stories behind them. You’ll walk in the footsteps of those who […]

The 15 Best Hiking Movies That You Need to Watch

Best Hiking Movies

If you’re looking for the best hiking movies, I’ve got the ultimate list for you. These trekking movies tell captivating hiking stories featuring outdoor adventures from around the world. Whether these adventure hiking movies are based on true stories or fictitious, you’re sure to love the riveting plots and beautiful scenery. For hiking enthusiasts and […]

The Top 10 Caves in Ontario That You Need to Explore

Ontario Caves

For those who enjoy taking their hiking trips underground, there are lots of caves in Ontario to explore. I don’t know about you, but I find caves to be quite fascinating. They’re all totally unique from one another, and I’m always so interested in their back stories. How did someone discover the cave initially? How […]