We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful winter experience!!!!

Our first visit to Highlands Nordic on Feb 10, 2018. Have to say it was one of the most enjoyable... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Cameron H
Awesome Experience

A true amazing shopping experience from A-Z, knowledgeable team, dedicated to their jobs with a... read more

Reviewed December 23, 2017
karim m
Read all 20 reviews
9
All photos (9)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“highlands”(8 reviews)
“skiing”(7 reviews)
“skis”(3 reviews)
About
Located on the Niagara Escarpment, Highlands Nordic hosts amazing views of Georgian Bay and bountiful nature. Enjoy 24km of ski trails (for both classic and skate), 8km of snowshoe trails, and a toboggan suited for any age! The Highlands 8000 square...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
1182 10 South Nottawasaga Conc, Duntroon, Ontario L0M 1H0, Canada
Website
+1 800-263-5017
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (20)
Filter reviews
19 results
Traveler rating
14
3
0
1
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
14
3
0
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews highlands skiing skis winter chalet instructor country kelly lesson ontario
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 19 reviews
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Our first visit to Highlands Nordic on Feb 10, 2018. Have to say it was one of the most enjoyable skis in Ontario. Nice clubhouse, very helpful staff, beautiful countryside, excellent trails - well-groomed, nicely laid-out, helpful maps at the main junctions. Plenty of parking...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Cameron H
Reviewed December 23, 2017

A true amazing shopping experience from A-Z, knowledgeable team, dedicated to their jobs with a clear passion. They make you feel a true VIP, we bought our first county ski package and took a lesson with the most amazing teacher; Kelly. You simply can't go...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank karim m
Reviewed December 23, 2017

My parents and I went for a lesson as it was our first time skiing and the whole process was smooth and exciting. The owners are extremely friendly & professional . Kelly our instructor was amazing and took her time to cater to our weaknesses....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank woody m
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Definitely a high caliber of skier on these trails.... but friendly... definitely the least experienced skiers we ran into... great learning space and beautifully groomed trails.... signage was slightly confusing (as compared to scenic caves) but the loops were well thought out and beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Dave-Guelph
Reviewed March 12, 2016

interesting trails. well kept. lovely back-country loops where you feel like you are the only person on the earth! a couple of challenging (for Ontario) hills. all levels of trails. great for the family! really nice cafeteria with great food options. the chili, soup and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank FrequentTravellerYYZ
Reviewed February 19, 2016

Beautiful outdoors activity center for X country skiing and snowshoeing in the winter. The trails are well groomed and the location is pristine. Very easy and convenient to drive in from any direction. Only a short distance to local towns for lodging or food. Quaint...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank P R
Reviewed January 25, 2016

My wife and I did a private lesson at Highlands Nordic and had great time with our instructor Andre. He was a great teacher and made us feel very confident on the trails. They also make a mean grilled cheese and have amazing views of...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Golden_Gael07
Reviewed January 21, 2016

We recently visited Highlands Nordic for an afternoon of cross country skiing. The trails were groomed, the snow conditions were great and with a bit of light snow, it made for an enjoyable afternoon of cross country skiing!

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Moondoggie1957
Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

Not the ideal conditions but that's hardly the centre's fault. The trails are well laid out. What stood out however: I have no idea how a rental centre can rent out ultra narrow, wax, skating skis to a novice. Would it not be safer to...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Joaquindapark
Reviewed November 9, 2015

Highlands hosted the 2015 OFSSA X-C meet. The course was the best X-C course I have seen in years. If the course is this great in the fall the winter skiing must be the best. There are plenty of hills and flat trails.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Laker0213
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Wasaga Motel Inn
24 reviews
5.30 miles away
Relax Inn Collingwood
63 reviews
5.89 miles away
Pleasant Manor Motel
45 reviews
6.23 miles away
Mariner Motor Hotel
94 reviews
7.32 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Giffen's Country Market
14 reviews
3.16 miles away
La Pizzeria
54 reviews
3.82 miles away
Fornetto
42 reviews
3.73 miles away
Coffee Culture Cafe & Eatery
30 reviews
3.85 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Batteaux Creek Golf Club
11 reviews
3.19 miles away
Friends Pub
27 reviews
3.47 miles away
Fernwood Farms and Market
12 reviews
3.19 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Highlands Nordic staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines