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Algonquin Ski & Snowshoe Adventures

Algonquin is stunning in winter. Waist deep snow, frozen lakes, night skies filled with a billion stars, wildlife tracks. These snowshoe and backcountry trips are perfect for active people who love the snow!

Explore the Winter Wonderland

Ski across frozen lakes. Snowshoe through lush conifer forests. The winter wonderland is stunning !

Off the grid cozy cabins

Highlight at the end of the day spent outside on snowshoes or skis is coming into a cozy cabin, having a sauna and a meal in front of the fireplace.

All inclusive or DIY Adventure

No need to own your gear! Our all inclusive guided trips include accommodation , tasty meals and all winter equipment. DIY types love our cabin rentals with a la carte equipment rental options.

Algonquin Winter Chalet Adventure

Experience Algonquin's winter wonderland with good friends, good food, and cozy chalet accommodation. This all-inclusive weekend is perfect for 4 people.

Snowshoe and Chalet Winter Getaways

Cozy chalets include full kitchens, fireplaces and solar power. Ski and snowshoe from your door step. Perfect for those who love to make their own meals and looking for a private adventure. These getaways include an a la carte menu of adventure add ons including dogsledding, snowmobiling, guided excursions and catered meals.

Algonquin Private Log Cabin Adventure

Escape to Algonquin's winter wilderness for a private, fully inclusive, fully guided adventure this winter. Perfect for groups of 8-12, your family will be able to snowshoe, ski and explore, while we take care of all the details!

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VIEW OUR SKi and Snowshoe TRIPS

Algonquin Winter Chalet Adventure

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Algonquin Romantic Winter Culinary Getaway

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Algonquin Snowshoe with Chalet Suite

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Algonquin Private Winter Eco Adventure

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Algonquin Winter Camping

Algonquin Learn to Winter Camp

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Algonquin Log Cabin during night time with a sky full of stars and covered in snow

Algonquin Log Cabin Christmas

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3-Day Algonquin Winter Lodge Adventure

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Algonquin Dogsled, Ski and Snowshoe

Algonquin Dog Sled, Ski and Snowshoe Log Cabin Adventure

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Algonquin Private Log Cabin Winter Adventures

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Client Testimonials

This was our family’s fifth year at the winter log cabin, and 9 years since our first summer trip with VQ. Every time it’s been a highlight of our year. The winter cabin in particular is magical — a rustic winter wonderland, with delicious food, excellent guides and total disconnection from civilization and city life. (Although warm and cosy, bear in mind there is no electricity!) Marc-Andre, Heather and Emily were a particularly wonderful team in 2018. We can’t wait to continue the tradition!

Taylor 

We had the pleasure of staying at the Algonquin Log Cabin February 19-21 for a spectacular winter wonderland! We had booked a 3 day winter lodge adventure through Voyageur Quest that included snow shoe, cross country ski and dogsledding. The entire experience from the initial emails and inquisitive phone calls, up to the day we left was nothing short of amazing! The cabin and surrounding area was just beautiful.

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Winter Photo Galleries

Check out more photos from our winter adventures!

MEDIA AND STORIES

Paddle into past

Paddle into past Janet Podolak News-Herald Cincinnati, Ohio, USA – July 10, 2005 A male swan on patrol puffs up his chest feathers and eyes us warily as we paddle near the edge of the Canadian lagoon he?s apparently guarding.

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Discover Old Ontario on Voyageur Quest

Discover Old Ontario on Voyageur Quest Harvey Currell Toronto Sun Toronto, Ontario, Canada You haven?t really experience a northern Ontario winter until you?ve eaten bannock on a stick beside a campfire in a silent snowbound forest… –Or crossed an icebound

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UK Television Story on the Algonquin Log Cabin

UK Television Story on the Algonquin Log Cabin Voyageur Quest – August 2003 Scottish Passport, a UK television show, featured this story about the Algonquin Log Cabin and Voyageur Quest’s Algonquin canoe trips. Seen on this video are Scottish Passport

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National

After a disastrous vacation south, a Toronto couple try their luck in another direction.

Last winter, we took our dream vacation south. Daily, we had skated our of our back lane and drove to work through streets that were a slippery nightmare? … … Read More

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Ontario Eco-Adventure Celebrates Winter

Ontario Eco-Adventure Celebrates Winter Debbie McKeown Snowshoe Magazine – January 25, 2011 As my laboured breathing slowly returns to normal, I take in the natural splendour surrounding me. Snow falls steadily, cooling my overheated face while I scan the slopes

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On the Trail in Canada’s Bush

On the Trail in Canada’s Bush Nick Smith Focus Magazine Algonquin Park in Ontario is half the size of Wales and absolutely packed with moose. Nick Smith ventures in search of Canada’s biggest animal. Give an anatomist care blanche to

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Discover Old Ontario on Voyageur Quest

Discover Old Ontario on Voyageur Quest Harvey Currell Toronto Sun Toronto, Ontario, Canada You haven?t really experience a northern Ontario winter until you?ve eaten bannock on a stick beside a campfire in a silent snowbound forest… –Or crossed an icebound

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Paddle into past

Paddle into past Janet Podolak News-Herald Cincinnati, Ohio, USA – July 10, 2005 A male swan on patrol puffs up his chest feathers and eyes us warily as we paddle near the edge of the Canadian lagoon he?s apparently guarding.

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Testimonial – 14759

While some of us witness this change in temperature and develop a growing sense of forboding of the long cold nights to come, the shovelling of snow, the trudging through slush, I say phooey. We live in Canada, we are

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The Great Outdoors Getaways and Day Trips

The Great Outdoors Getaways and Day Trips Toronto Life Toronto Life City Guide 2006 Toronto, Ontario, Canada – March 2006 The Great Outdoors Northeast Algonquin Log Cabin Lodge Before you unpack your bags at the base camp – a rustic

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SPECIALS & PACKAGES

Experience Winter Camping
March 26-27
Step out of your comfort zone and embrace the last few days of winter, by travelling to a winter camp, sleeping in a heated wall tent and learning winter camping techniques!
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Algonquin Photo Moose Safari
June 11-13
Spend a weekend searching for the picture perfect moment of Algonquin's amazing wildlife, with professional photographer Rob Stimpson.
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Algonquin Snowshoe and Chalet
Available March 17-20
Relax in a comfortable chalet suite and snowshoe and cross country ski right from your door!
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From $610 per person

2 nights accommodation, all meals and guided excursions
WINTER FEATURE

Private Log Cabin Winter Adventure

Feb 23- 25-, 2024 - Escape to the Algonquin Private Log Cabin with Voyageur Quest for a unique Canadian winter adventure. Cozy up in your private log cabin, savor tasty meals, and explore tailored guided excursions. Off the grid, it's the perfect blend of comfort and wilderness, ideal for groups of 6-12.

$499 per person

3 nights accommodation, boat shuttle, island orientation and use of canoe
Featured Trip

Algonquin Island Retreat Spring Special

May 13 - 16, May 16 - 19, 2024. Kick off your Spring with a romantic getaway to the Algonquin Island Retreat. Enjoy three nights on your own private island with a cozy cabin heated by wood stove, great kitchen and wonderful views. Comes with boat shuttle to island and canoe.

$235 per person

3 nights accommodation, price based on 4 people
Snowshoe Duke of Edinburgh
Last Minute Special

Algonquin Chalet Getaway

Feb19-22, 2024 - Experience the enchantment of winter at Algonquin Park's northwest corner. Enjoy 3 nights in our cozy solar-powered chalet suite with wood fired sauna and explore the outdoors with complimentary snowshoes. Your perfect winter getaway awaits!

Give us a call

We'd be happy to answer your questions during regular office hours: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm 416-486-3605 or toll free at 1 800-794-9660

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Send us an email and we'll happily get back to you as soon as possible. Inquiries after 5:00pm will be addressed the following business day. Additionally, feel free to use this form to get in touch. [email protected]

Location

Voyageur Quest operates across our three main locations, all in Algonquin's North West. When checking in for a trip, visit our Outfitter at Algonquin Park Access Point #1. GPS Co-Ordinates: Outfitter: 45.922151, -79.184819 Log Cabin: 45.956722, -79.233316 Cottage Outpost: 45.915361, -79.185695

Specializing in Algonquin Park Canoe Trips, Lodge-Based Adventure Trips, and Private Cottage Rentals.