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Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve

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Canopy Tour at Haliburton Forest
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Canopy Tour at Haliburton Forest
From US$82.40*
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Ontario's hidden outdoor recreation, education and entertainment gem. Haliburton Forest, is a unique, privately owned forest located on over 100,000 acres of rolling hardwood forests, beautiful lakes, meandering rivers and extensive wetlands in the...more
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1095 Redkenn Rd, Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took My 10 y/o son on the introductory dog sled tour. Perfect for our first time. Will be back for the half day tour. Our guide Ted was fantastic. You get to go in the kennel after and pet the dogs.

Date of experience: March 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi brianV9442HN, What a perfect March Break adventure together! I'll be sure to pass on your compliments to Ted and we look forward to seeing you for a Half Day Tour! Sincerely, Tegan Legge - General Manager, Tourism and Recreation

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went dog sledding for half day at Haliburton Forest. Fun experience 2 people per sled on a snow covered trail through the forest. Afterwards you may go to the kennel area to interact with the dogs. Excellent outing for the whole family! Our 11 &...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sandra, So happy you and the boys had a great tour. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you again maybe for a summer adventure on the Canopy Tour. Sincerely, Tegan Legge - General Manager, Tourism and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights in the Bear Den cottage which was pretty comfortable and had everything needed. The cabin could do with a bit of an upgrade generally, but it was fine as you’re focussed on the outdoor activities. The half day dogsled tour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear BlueFlamingo841, Sounds like you experienced as much as possible on your winter getaway to Haliburton Forest. So much fun. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to host you again. Maybe for a summer experience next time. Sincerely, Tegan...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had book the half day dog sledding as a christmas present and it made for a great day! I arrived with my in-laws, sister in-law and her significant other. The weather was great, the dogs were a joy to be around. Very friendly,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Jbp B for your review. Our staff do take great pride in their work, the cleanliness of the kennels and LOVE the dogs! We hope to have you join us again. Maybe for a summer adventure next time. Sincerely, Tegan Legge...More

Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

Snowmobiling - rented a 2-up 600 ski-Doo sled for a day. Was initially a bit disappointed that it wasn’t equipped with an outlet for a visor heater, as it was minus 25 out, but worked around it without an issue. I’m pretty sure the sled...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

304JeffK it was such a pleasure to host you both. Next time I'll show you how to get out of EcoMode for a bit more of a thrill on the lakes. ; ) Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review....More

Reviewed February 2, 2019

I liked the wolf sanctuary and the wildlife displays inside the building were interesting. The staff was helpful and courteous. The wolf pack inside the reserve is managed but apparently they have 15 acres to roam. It was fun watching wolves interact with each other....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Thank you Ed H for your review of the Wolf Centre. It is great to see that not only did you enjoy our snowmobile trails but took advantage of some of the other fun things to do at Haliburton Forest. Did you visit Hershe the...More

Reviewed January 31, 2019

Having visited the Haliburton Forest and Wildlife Reserve numerous times while cottaging at Kennisis Lake, I was already excited about this gem. I have seen the beautiful wolves over the years and enjoyed watching them as they grow and develop into adults. Also I absolutely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

Hi AymRamsay, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience(s) at Haliburton Forest. We are super thrilled that you had such a great time on the "Become a Musher" Program! We will make sure to share your review with Ted. We...More

Reviewed January 23, 2019

Stayed in Snowmobile House 2 it was very clean, beds comfy, warm unit, no shortage of hot water in shower. We visited the wolf centre and got some great photos. Had a couple of meals at the Cookhouse and food was good. We order a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2019

Thank you very much for your kind words DeborahW1150! It is always a pleasure to host you. We look forward to seeing you in the summer. Sincerely, Tegan Legge - General Manager, Tourism and Recreation

Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

This was a real highlight of our trip! The sledding was quite expensive for our low budget, but we felt it was worth every cent! We were pleasantly surprised that we would actually be in control of our own sled, which made the experience very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2019

So very happy you had an amazing tour and visit to the Wolf Centre! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Sincerely, Tegan Legge - General Manager, Tourism and Recreation

Reviewed January 6, 2019

I had booked the half day of dog sledding online as a Christmas gift for my wife, two daughters, a friend from Australia and myself. The web site is very easy to use allowing you to select the day/time as well as providing all pertinent...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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HaliburtonForest, General Manager at Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

Dear Blackbelt2, Thank you so very much for your kind words. We've shared your review with Pia and Ted and they were glowing. We look forward to hosting you again, Tegan Legge, General Manager - Tourism and Recreation

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Response from Ruth L | Reviewed this property |
I visited in July.
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Check in: 3:00 pm. Each person staying in our accommodations is required to sign a liability waiver upon check in. Check out: On day of departure, please vacate the unit by 11:00 am; however you do have access to the... More
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Hi Costantin, We are definitely experiencing some beautiful fall colours this Thanksgiving Weekend. We look forward to hosting you, Tegan Legge - General Manager, Tourism and Recreation
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