Winter Activities

Winter Activities

Ice skating on Lake

As soon as the temperatures drop the Tally Ho staff are out cleaning off the lake for their annual ice skating rink.

Down Hill Skiing at Hidden Valley

The local Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding facility is Hidden Valley Highlands. They have 3 chairlifts (1 quad), 1 handlebar tow and 11 slopes. Night skiing Thursday to Saturday. Full line of rentals & lessons – 1-800-398-9555. Hidden Valley is only 5 mins away. Guests receive a discount coupon for lift tickets.

Horse Sleigh Rides

A local resident is offering Horse Drawn sleigh ridges. For up to 14 adults – $100.00/per hour.

Ice Fishing

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Ice Fishing is popular on our lake. We do not supply the huts but guests are welcome to try if they have the own fishing equipment. Peninsula Lake is known for good fishing. The type of fish caught would mostly be northern pike, smallmouth and largemouth bass, perch and rockbass. There is also Lake Trout out in deeper water. Winter fishing is a good time to try to target those fish. A $30 fish permit can be purchased in most bait shops.

For kids of all ages!

Sometimes the best winter fun is to just bundle up and go outside and create

For kids of all ages!

Enjoy your own private horse drawn wagon ride through the backwoods of Muskoka. Drive along our woodland trails taking in the tradition of the original Muskoka settlers. We create personal experiences so you can enjoy the ride in the comfort of just your family and friends. For more information check out:

1.3 Km Skate Trail at Arrowhead Park

Arrowhead Provincial Park is a short drive from Tally Ho. The park keeps a well maintained beautiful 1.3 skate trail through their park. Every other Saturday night they host a night skate that has torches along the trail. Skate rentals are provided.

Trail 77 Snowmobile Trail.

A multitude of Snowmobile Trails, both local and Trans Ontario Provincial. Tally Ho is located on Algonquin Snowmobile Club Trail 77 on the North shore of Peninsula Lake. Trans Ontario Provicial trail, C114, is right across the lake. Snowmobile rentals delivered here to our resort from Back Country Tours email them or phone 1.888.955.9076. Guests receive a $20 off coupon towards the rental of their machine.

Cross Country Skiing

Tally Ho Inn has 8 pairs of adults and kids snowshoes to let guests borrow them to use around the property. A fun sport to do while vacationing at the Tally Ho Inn.

Snowmobile Rentals

Back Country offers amazing snowmobile rentals and tours from our Adventure Store conveniently located near the border of Muskoka and Haliburton so you can take advantage of both sets of trails! We have both short and long-term snowmobile rentals as well as exhilarating night rider tours and amazing daytime guided tours! Guests of Tally Ho receive a $20.00 coupon towards rentals. When ordered in advance the machines can be delivered to the Tally Ho Inn.

Summer Activites

Muskoka Heritage Place - Huntsville

The Muskoka Heritage Place is a fun and educational place to visit near the heart of downtown Huntsville, Muskoka Heritage Place is a hidden heritage gem that promises excitement and education! The full site is open from May 20 to Oct. 7th. The train runs Tue. to Sat.

Limberlost Trails

Limberlost trails are free to the public (9-5pm). Come walk several kms worth of trails with breath taking views. Just 10 mins from Tally Ho on Limberlost road.

Limberlost Trails

Limberlost trails are free to the public (9-5pm). Come walk several kms worth of trails with breath taking views. Just 10 mins from Tally Ho on Limberlost road.

Plan your Weddings or Elopement

Are you looking for your perfect wedding destination? Check out the Hillside Farm which is situated less than a km away from Tally Ho. The site can accommodate up to 110 guests in their historic restored barn located on a scenic property complete with a pond and plenty of parking for guests. For more information check out

The Games Room at the Tally Ho Inn

Ping Pong


Pool Table


Board Games


Watch the game or a good movie.