Best Cross-Country Skiing in Ontario

This list represents the most popular cross-country skiing in Ontario. Use this list to plan your next Ontario cross-country skiing trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

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#1. Greater Toronto Area Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


Ontario’s cultural hotspot doesn’t get enough snow to be a cross-country skiing and snowshoeing mecca, but there are several areas in the region that have a reputation for decent trails when snow cove…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Toronto, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - 380 miles Best Trail in on - Click to view allBestCross-Country Skiing Trail - Click to view all (About Top Trails)
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#2. London & Southern Ontario Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


An adventurous attitude and a pair of hiking boots are just as necessary as your snowshoeing and ski equipment when travelling in southern Ontario during the winter. Southern Ontario lies between Lake…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Goderich, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - 450 miles Best Trail in on - Click to view all (About Top Trails)
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#3. Ottawa & Eastern Ontario Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


The allure of three distinct types of scenery attracts skiers and snowshoers to eastern Ontario. Eastern Ontario is the area north of Lake Ontario that borders on Québec. Major cities are: Belleville…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Ottawa, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - Various
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#4. Barrie & Central Ontario Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


Plan on wearing your skis just about everywhere in central Ontario, an area that takes its cross-country skiing very seriously! Snowshoeing is also quite popular in the region. Central Ontario inclu…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Barrie, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - Various
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#5. Hamilton & the Niagara Peninsula Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


Two Great Lakes and the Niagara Escarpment surround the Niagara Peninsula, making its cross-country skiing and snowshoeing season extremely short. It rarely gets any significant snow cover and some ye…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Hamilton, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - 205 miles
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#6. Sudbury & Northeastern Ontario Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


An exciting wilderness retreat, northeastern Ontario was made for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing adventures. Northeastern Ontario includes the northern coasts of Georgian Bay and Lake Huron and…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Sudbury, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - Various
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#7. Thunder Bay & Northwestern Ontario Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


The longest snow season belongs to northwestern Ontario. Skiing and snowshoeing can begin as early as November and almost always continue until mid-April, and at times into the first week of May. Nort…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Thunder Bay, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - 262 miles
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#8. Ontario Long Distance & Multi-Region Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing Trails


Several long-distance hiking trails located throughout Ontario welcome snowshoers and cross-country skiers come wintertime. The Multi-Region Trail chapter provides basic information about those trails…
From the guidebook "Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing in Ontario"
Sault Ste. Marie, ON - Cross-Country Skiing - Various
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