COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Updated – July 16th, 2021 9:00 am

Thank you for doing your part! We appreciate the patience that you have all afforded us as we develop and understand the ongoing changes in regulations, guidelines and protocols.

We will continue to adjust our operations as change happens and we receive guidance from the provincial police, our local health unit as well as the provincial government.  

All guests entering and wishing to recreate and/or stay at Haliburton Forest must self-assess before visiting us.

COVID-19: enhanced public health and workplace safety measures

Three Phase Roadmap to Reopen

Ultimately, if you are feeling ill, out of sorts or have possibly been exposed to anyone with COVID 19 we ask you to please stay at home.

Stay safe and healthy!


What Is Open and What Is Not?!

Phase 3 of the Roadmap to Reopen commences Friday, June 16th, 2021. Below reflects the potential three phases. Dates and information can change at any time. 

Hiking, Running and Biking Trails – Mix of muddy, wet sections with trees down. Crews are working on getting trails back into shape. but OPEN. Get your day or season’s passes here or at the Main Office. See a map and check out conditions here.

Main Office (Gas and Propane) – Open seven days a week 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please wear a mask at all times and stay 2 metres/6 feet from staff at all times.  Our new swag also available to purchase online for shipping or curbside pick up!  Check it out.

Comfort Station – OPEN

Accommodations – OPEN

Camping – OPEN

Cookhouse – Will continue to be open for take-out, essential retail, and outdoor dining. Visit here for hours of operation, and menu. Be sure to follow them on Social Media: Instagram @haliburton_cookhouse and Facebook @haliburtoncookhouse

Roads – Open for day use/season’s pass holders.

Dog Sledding Kennels – Open for Kennels Tours and Husky Hikes.

Wolf Centre – OPEN starting Saturday, July 17.  Be sure to book a time to visit in advance and shop their online store!

Guided Fishing OPEN

Yours OutdoorsOPEN

Canopy Tours OPEN

Paddleshop – Operating.  Call or email Corey for curbside pick up or shop online.

Tennis/Pickleball CourtsOPEN

We thank you everyone for understanding that the situation continues to evolve, and our plans are changing on a regular basis. We will post updates to our Facebook @HaliburtonForest and Instagram @haliburton_forest pages as well as right here as plans change.

The team at Haliburton Forest encourages everyone to be responsible and abide by recommended social distancing and wear your masks so that we may successfully navigate this difficult time to ensure we can continue to enjoy the great outdoors!

If you have any questions, please call 1-800-631-2198 or email