From Toronto

400 North to Barrie
Take the 400 extension north of Barrie
Take the first exit off the 400 extension onto Forbes Rd (exit #111)
Turn left at stop sign off the ramp and follow Forbes Rd. (Old Barrie Road) NE for 10 km.
Hardwood Ski and Bike will be on the left hand side of the road, in between Line 5 and Line 6.

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From Huntsville

Hwy 11 South to Toronto
Take Exit 131 for Hwy 12 S
Turn right onto Old Barrie Road East and follow for 10 km.
Hardwood Ski and Bike will be on the right hand side of the road, just after Line 6.

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Monday        8 AM – 8 PM

Tuesday        8 AM – 8 PM

Wednesday  8 AM – 8 PM

Thursday      8 AM – 8 PM

Friday            8 AM – 8 PM

Saturday       8 AM – 5 PM

Sunday          8 AM – 5 PM


learn to ski
intro clinics

Learn the basics of the traditional cross country style so you can enjoy the trails. Package includes trail ticket, lesson, and rentals. Please call to book your time.



There’s nothing better than a sunny snowshoeing adventure with friends! Sign up for a Discover Snowshoe package which includes your trail pass, snowshoe rental and 30 minute intro to snowshoeing. Must book as a group of 4.


Family Cross Country Ski & Stay

Stay for two nights at Carriage Ridge Resort and experience a full-service accommodation just minutes from Hardwood Ski and Bike. Enjoy a spacious 1-bedroom condo suite or choose from a studio or 2-bedroom suite.

You will receive 2 adult & 2 children cross country/snowshoe ski trail passes per stay at the best rates available!
You will also receive 20% off ski rentals at Hardwood Ski and Bike.


Things You Should Know

  • Dogs are not permitted on the trails
  • Trail passes will be sold until one hour and fifteen minutes prior to closing times
  • You must call ahead to book a lesson or clinic
  • All of our trails are one way only unless marked.
  • We do have handicap access in our chalet along with a special area for parking.

Group Booking

No matter what your group’s size or age group, Hardwood Ski and Bike has something for everyone.

Group requirements:

  • One group coordinator to act as a liaison between the group and Hardwood Ski and Bike. The coordinator will be responsible for organizing trail passes, rentals, lessons, and payment with the assistance of our Programs Manager.
  • One payment only per group.
  • Booked in advance

As an added bonus, for every 15 people paid, one supervisor in your group skis for free!

For group or event requests, please fill out this form


Forks in the Trail Bed & Breakfast

Just 4 km from Hardwood, Forks in the Trail Bed and Breakfast is an extraordinary 100 acre estate, with numerous amenities including a salt water swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, exercise room and yoga. Tricia will also run nutritional seminars and cooking classes focused on the pursuit of optional health. 705-487-5723

Carriage Ridge Resort

Just 8km from Hardwood, Carriage Ridge Resort has spacious resort suites featuring private balconies, living areas and kitchenettes. One-bedroom and two-bedroom condominium accommodations also feature fully-equipped kitchens, gas fireplaces and jetted hot tubs, making Carriage Ridge Resort absolutely ideal for family vacations, romantic getaways and golf, bike and ski groups to Ontario and the Horseshoe Valley. 866-729-7023

Oro Trails Accommodation

Oro Trails Accommodation offers two locations for your overnight needs. Oro Trails Estate Bed & Breakfast offers spacious rooms with full breakfast options, while Oro Trails Farmhouse offers Ski in / Ski out accommodation to the beautiful XC trails at Hardwood Ski and Bike. Discounts for trail passes and rentals are offered when staying at either location. 705-718-3316


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