Fat Bikes and Full Pints

This article is an oldie but a goodie!

Posted: January 5, 2021

Our blog is chock full of great ideas for fun things to see and do in York Durham and Headwaters. We are always adding new content and updating old posts, but sometimes you might stumble upon something from our vault. If this article has inspired you to hit the road, be sure to double-check that the featured stops in this post are still welcoming visitors.

Whether it’s on two wheels, snowshoes or skis, Caledon is your next go-to for outdoor fun! If you’re looking to rent cross-country skis, make your way to TRCA’s Albion Hills Conservation Park – here, you can make a day of gliding through the woods on an impressive network of easy to moderately-difficult trails. Pack a snack and a thermos of hot chocolate, or pay the chalet café a visit for some mid-day refreshment.

Albion Hills Conservation Area Caledon_Family Skiing

Got fat bike fever? Palgrave Forest and Wildlife Reserve is the place to be for beginner, intermediate or expert cyclists. Don’t have your own? Caledon Hills Cycling will get you kitted up for the day with everything you need – just be sure to call and book ahead!

Winter Fun Fat Biking

After burning all of that energy, refuel with a pint of local beer and hot food (fresh pretzels, anyone?) at Caledon Hills Brewing’s new tented biergarten – don’t forget to visit the beer shop on your way out! For more of a leisurely dining setting, Villa Caledon Inn offers a cozy setting and comforting menu items to enjoy while recanting stories of the day.