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Guided Adventures with Yours Outdoors

Well, it is near the end of June already and summer is just around the corner. Yours Outdoors is offering a number of distinctive adventures over the next few months and if your looking for adventure with a little guided help then consider joining up with Yours Outdoors and explore the Haliburton Highlands.

I have never blogged about Your Outdoors before because I just didn’t know where to start. They have so much to offer and to cover everything I will be doing it over the next month with multiple posts which we will make sure our e-mail subscribers get.

What is Yours Outdoors

Yours Outdoors is a community of guides, environmental and outdoor professionals, artists, local characters, accommodators, restaurateurs and other service providers committed to delivering high quality, unique and authentic experiences, and excellent customer services.

What you will experience is some stunning nature, awe inspiring art, fascinating history, wonderful country folk along with the warm hospitality of your Haliburton County.

Yours Outdoors experience packages are for individuals, couples and small groups in search of distinctive single and multi day adventures.

These are fully guided and offer a rich variety of experiential, informative, active, and entertaining activities led by Yours Outdoors professional guides and involving local experts, naturalists, artisans, and personalities.

All packages will get you outdoors and offer delicious food, great accommodation, fun, and unforgettable memories.

Yours Outdoors experiences are available on weekends or mid week throughout the year. They are available upon request with 30 days notice or you can sign up for packages that have been scheduled for specific dates.

Rates are based on a minimum group size of 6 people. Packages include full programs, meals, and accommodation. They are also available without accommodation. Packages can be customized to meet your needs, interests and budget.

They do all the planning. All you need to do is register, make your way to the starting destination, and have the time of your life experiencing the Haliburton Highlands.

It is that easy!

This last weekend we had a family of four stay with us here at the resort. They wanted adventure but lacked the knowledge on how to experience adventure and nature safely. Well this is where Yours Outdoors comes into play. Learn from the experts.

Some of Their Adventure Packages

A list of packages with a brief description, just to show you what they have to offer you. I will follow up with future posts with much more detailed information with links and phone numbers.

Expose Yourself!

Step out of your comfort zone and expose yourself to a world of new music and adventure in the Haliburton Highlands.

Let them take you to new heights with some of Canada’s best opera, cabaret, jazz, funk, world music performers, not to mention A Walk in the Clouds.

Let them reveal a fascinating world of art in nature - a concert on Bone Lake or in the Historic Logging Museum, a walk through the Haliburton Sculpture Forest and the Haliburton Forest Land Art Project, a visit to see the wonder of wolves and much more.

They offer two packages:
·Expose Yourself - A Little!
·Expose Yourself - A Lot!

Haliburton Wild

Explore the unique habitats and biodiversity of the Haliburton Highlands. Join a wildlife expert in spring, summer, fall or winter to discover the wild natural places in this land of wetlands, lakes and forests. Your wildlife experience could include field excursions, presentations, participation in research and management projects, and visits to local attractions and facilities.

Choose one of the following packages:

·On the Wing
·Put A Little Spring in Your Step
·Wild in Winter
·Wild Wetlands

Path of the Paddle

Carve a paddle through the still waters on Margaret, Dan, Horse, and McEwen Lakes. On this full day guided canoe trip you will discover the back country beauty of the Highlands, practice your paddle strokes, portage a canoe, learn some canoe tripping tips and visit a canoe builder who crafts birch bark canoes. This trip is well suited to the novice and experienced canoeist.

Some Like it Hot

Put a little sizzle in your life. Join us in the Haliburton Highlands and warm up to the art in you with an introduction to glassblowing by artists inspired by nature. Choose from our deluxe package 3-day Some Like it Hot package to a half-day package of your choice that will "blow" you away.

Choose one of the following packages:

·Some Like it Hot: Glassblowing Workshop
·Some Like it Hot: Three Day Experience

On the Wing

Haliburton County is a nature lover’s dream. Our rolling hills, lakes, wetlands, and forests provide great habitat for a wide diversity of wildlife.

Recharge your batteries with an adventure to discover the delicate winged wonders of the Haliburton Highlands.

You will explore the world of dragonflies and butterflies with two local expert naturalists, Thom Lambert and Ed Poropat.

Your day starts with a hike of a provincially significant wetland led by a passionate landowner. Here great opportunities present themselves to find and identify many species of dragonflies.

After a delicious lunch, butterflies will occupy your afternoon as the hunt is on around Richie Falls, a hidden gem.

Nets and binoculars are provided; all you need is an interest in nature and good walking shoes.

This is just five of their packages with a brief description. I will be doing detailed posts of each of the following. There is something for any season of the year.

  • All is Well
  • Expose Yourself!
  • Gone to Pot: Adventures in Clay
  • Haliburton Rocks!
  • Haliburton Wild
  • Make Peace with Winter
  • On the Trap Line
  • On the Wing
  • Path of the Paddle
  • Pedal Your Arts - Gears for Guilford - Rolling Hills Harburn - Tour Du Village
  • Put A Little Spring in Your Step
  • Some Like it Hot
  • Steppin' Out in the Highlands
  • Tastes of Haliburton
  • The Art and Syrup of Maple
  • Walk into Winter
  • Where its Art!
  • Just For You


Here is sample of what their activity calendar looks like


Stay tuned for more posts to come about activities and adventures with Yours Outdoors.

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For vacation things to do and your outdoor adventures try out the Haliburton Highlands.

About The Author


Country life was always a factor when we looked for a place to live, so back in 2002 Heather and I quit our city jobs and purchased a small Country Resort on Halls Lake in the Haliburton Highlands of Ontario Canada. We live on the resort grounds and enjoying helping people with their all season vacation and Family Reunion planning. Our Blog supports resort guests and visitors to the area by letting them know all the things happening in the Haliburton Highlands in order to get the most out of their vacation or weekend getaway. We'll be happy to help you find what your looking for in the Haliburton Highlands. May it be things to do, places to eat, family activities, sites to see, cottages for rent or sale, almost anything to do with the Haliburton Highlands.


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